Walnut Grove, TX (Tom Green County)

By: Diana J. Kleiner

Type: General Entry

Published: October 1, 1995

Walnut Grove, a dispersed community in north central Tom Green County, was probably settled by 1900. The local school had a single teacher in 1931 and twenty pupils in 1933. By 1936, however, neither the school nor the community appeared on state highway maps.

Julia Grace Bitner, The History of Tom Green County, Texas (M.A. thesis, University of Texas, 1931). Clarence George Parsons, Proposed Plan for the Reorganization of the Schools in Tom Green County, Texas (M.A. thesis, University of Texas, 1939).
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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Diana J. Kleiner, “Walnut Grove, TX (Tom Green County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed July 07, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/walnut-grove-tx-tom-green-county.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

October 1, 1995

Walnut Grove
Currently Exists
Place Type
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Tom Green County
  • Latitude: 31.64331100°
  • Longitude: -100.58739400°