Pluck, Texas Article

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Pluck is an unincorporated community in Polk County, Texas, United States. [1]

History

A variant name was "Stryker." [1] A post office called Stryker was established in 1885, and closed in 1913, and a post office called Pluck was in operation from 1918 until 1951. [2] The origin of the name "Pluck" is obscure. [3]

References

  1. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Pluck
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 5 January 2017.
  3. ^ Moyer, Armond; Moyer, Winifred (1958). The origins of unusual place-names. Keystone Pub. Associates. pp. 141–143.


PLUCK TEXAS Latitude and Longitude:

31°00′41″N 94°44′37″W / 31.01139°N 94.74361°W / 31.01139; -94.74361