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HEISE, TEXAS. Heise was in the extreme southeastern corner of Tom Green County. It was probably settled before 1900. The local school had one teacher in 1931 and an enrollment of eleven pupils in 1933. By 1936, however, the community was no longer shown on the county highway map.


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).

Diana J. Kleiner


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

Diana J. Kleiner, "HEISE, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 25, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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