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    STYX, TEXAS

    Kaufman County, North Central Texas
    FM 3396 and FM 2613
    About 8 Miles SW of Kemp
    SW of Kaufman
    SE of Dallas
    Near the Henderson county line
    Population: Dispersed


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    TX - Ennis & Styx RoadSign
    Sign to Ennis & Styx
    Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson, August 2013
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    The Styx post office was open from 1899 until 1908. No explanation is given for the name. Information on the the naming of the community or history and development is unavailable. The population was a mere 66 persons in 1900. The Great Depression reduced the population to only 25. The last recorded population was from 1966 when it reported 80 residents.
    Styx Tx Church
    Church in Styx
    Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson, August 2013
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