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SMYRNA, TX (RAINS COUNTY)

SMYRNA, TEXAS (Rains County). Smyrna is off Farm Road 2324 four miles southwest of Emory in central Rains County. In the mid-1930s the settlement had a church, a store, and a number of scattered dwellings. After World War II the store closed, and in the early 1990s only a cemetery and a few houses remained. In 1990 the reported population was twenty-five. The population remained the same in 2000.

Christopher Long

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Christopher Long, "SMYRNA, TX (RAINS COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hrswp), accessed February 07, 2016. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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