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ROOSTER SPRINGS, TEXAS. Rooster Springs was a settlement situated near a spring six miles east of Dripping Springs in northern Hays County. In the nineteenth century this small community was a stage stop on the road from Austin to Blanco. A Mr. Cade owned and operated a cotton gin in the neighborhood.


Dudley Richard Dobie, A Brief History of Hays County and San Marcos, Texas (San Marcos, 1948).

Daniel P. Greene


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

Daniel P. Greene, "ROOSTER SPRINGS, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed July 31, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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