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IRIS, TEXAS

Trinity County, East Texas

16 miles NE of Groveton
37 miles NE of Huntsville
Population Very Dispersed

Iris, Texas Area Hotels > Huntsville Hotels
History in a Pinecone

Settled around the time of the Civil War, the town had a school sometime around 1887, and a post office around 1900 which closed in 1912.

The Diboll Lumber Company operated two lumber camps nearby. The town suffered the fate of many logging communities in East Texas.
Trinity County Texas  1907 postal map
1907 postal map showing Iris in NE Trinity County
Texas state map #2090, Courtesy Texas General Land Office

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