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CADDELL, TX

CADDELL, TEXAS. Caddell was on Caddell Creek and a country road twenty-five miles south of San Augustine in far southern San Augustine County. The community received a post office in 1890 and had a population of fifty by 1896. The Caddell school enrolled twenty-eight students in 1904. In 1940 the community had scattered dwellings, a cemetery, and a school. The site was inundated by Sam Rayburn Reservoir in the 1960s; Caddell Cove, an inlet on the lake, preserves the name of the community.

Mark Odintz

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Handbook of Texas Online, Mark Odintz, "Caddell, TX," accessed September 30, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hrccs.

Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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