Lindenau, Texas

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Lindenau is an unincorporated community in DeWitt County, in the U.S. state of Texas.[1]

History[edit]

Lindenau was founded in 1891[2] The community was originally built up chiefly by Germans.[3] A post office was established at Lindenau in 1895, and remained in operation until 1947.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Lindenau, Texas
  2. ^ Lindenau, Texas from the Handbook of Texas Online
  3. ^ "Communities of DeWitt County play vital role in county's heritage". The Victoria Advocate. Apr 5, 2003. pp. 2E. Retrieved 18 October 2015.
  4. ^ "DeWitt County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 18 August 2015.

Coordinates: 29°07′04″N 97°22′15″W / 29.11778°N 97.37083°W / 29.11778; -97.37083