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BLACK ANKLE, TEXAS. Black Ankle is on a country road off Farm Road 3153 six miles east of San Augustine in northeastern San Augustine County. In 1940 the community had the Black Ankle school and a number of scattered dwellings. By 1988 all that remained at the site was a church.

Mark Odintz


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

Mark Odintz, "BLACK ANKLE, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed October 08, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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