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SMYRNA, TEXAS (Milam County). Smyrna was four miles east of Milano in eastern Milam County. It took its name from the Biblical city. Smyrna had three one-teacher schools for sixty-three students in 1903. By the 1940s no evidence of the community appeared on county highway maps.


Lelia M. Batte, History of Milam County, Texas (San Antonio: Naylor, 1956).

Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl


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

Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl, "SMYRNA, TX (MILAM COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed August 31, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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