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TURKEY CREEK (Parker County). A Turkey Creek rises eight miles southeast of Weatherford in southeast Parker County (at 32°40' N, 97°41' W) and runs east for six miles to its mouth on the Clear Fork of the Trinity River, two miles south of Aledo (at 32°40' N, 97°36' W). The area has shallow, stony clay soils that support juniper, oaks, and grasses.


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

"TURKEY CREEK (PARKER COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed August 29, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.