Wintergreen, TX

By: Robert H. Thonhoff

Type: General Entry

Published: 1976

Updated: October 1, 1995

Wintergreen, a ghost town in northeastern Karnes County, was situated at the intersection of the Victoria-San Antonio and the lower Helena-Gonzales roads. It appeared on maps from 1858 to 1868, including a Civil War map of 1865.

Robert H. Thonhoff, History of Karnes County (M.A. thesis, Southwest Texas State College, 1963).


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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Robert H. Thonhoff, “Wintergreen, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed October 23, 2021,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

October 1, 1995