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THEO, TX

THEO, TEXAS. Theo, nine miles southwest of Lott in western Falls County, received a post office in 1895. The office was discontinued in 1904. Theo was the focus of a common school district in the 1930s, when it had a total of twenty-two students. In 1949 the district was divided between the Troy and Oenaville independent school districts in Bell County. A few scattered houses and a cemetery marked the community on county highway maps in the late 1940s, but by the 1980s only the cemetery remained. Population estimates for Theo were not available.

Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl

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Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl, "THEO, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hrtms), accessed February 07, 2016. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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