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STAMPEDE, TEXAS (Coryell County). Stampede was six miles southeast of Pidcoke in southern Coryell County. It had about forty families in 1917. They attended the Refuge church. Stampede had a school that burned in 1921 and had to be rebuilt. Residents were forced to relocate when the Fort Hood military reservation was established in the early 1940s.


Coryell County Genealogical Society, Coryell County, Texas, Families, 1854–1985 (Dallas: Taylor, 1986).

Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl


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

Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl, "STAMPEDE, TX (CORYELL COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 25, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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