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MAGEE BEND, TX

MAGEE BEND, TEXAS. Magee Bend, on State Highway 94 five miles east of Groveton in north central Trinity County, was first settled around the time of the Civil War. The community was named for Evan J. Magee, an early settler. A church, organized in 1922, has served as the focal point of the community. In the 1920s and 1930s the community had a church, a school, and a number of houses. In the early 1990s the church and a few houses still remained.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: 
Patricia B. and Joseph W. Hensley, eds., Trinity County Beginnings (Groveton, Texas: Trinity County Book Committee, 1986).
Christopher Long

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Handbook of Texas Online, Christopher Long, "Magee Bend, TX," accessed July 29, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hrmys.

Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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