Meyersville, Texas

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Meyersville, Texas
Unincorporated community
Meyersville is located in Texas
Meyersville
Meyersville
Meyersville is located in the US
Meyersville
Meyersville
Location within the state of Texas
Coordinates: 28°55′42″N 97°18′45″W / 28.92833°N 97.31250°W / 28.92833; -97.31250Coordinates: 28°55′42″N 97°18′45″W / 28.92833°N 97.31250°W / 28.92833; -97.31250
Country United States
State Texas
County DeWitt
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Meyersville is an unincorporated community in DeWitt County, Texas, United States.[1]

History[edit]

The first settlement at Meyersville was made in 1846 by Adolph Meyer, who gave the town his name.[2] The community was originally built up chiefly by Germans.[3] A post office was established at Meyersville in 1851.[4]

Education[edit]

The Meyersville Independent School District serves area students in grades pre-kindergarten through eight. Ninth through twelfth grade students attend Cuero High School in the Cuero Independent School District.

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Meyersville, Texas
  2. ^ Meyersville, TX 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.