Rushing Community
Navarro County, Texas


HOME


Cities and Towns


 

Located fifteen miles southwest of Corsicanaon the postal route from Purdon, and Richland Creek in Navarro County Texas.  The town was was settled sometime before 1900. By 1906 it had a two teacher school with an enrollment of 101. At its height around World War I, Rushing had s school, a church, a gin, and a store. In the early 1930s only a store remained, and in 1936 the community had an estimated population of twenty. By the mid 1930s Rushing was no longer shown on highway maps; sometime there after the community was abandoned.


Navarro County TXGenWeb
Copyright March, 2009
Edward L. Williams & Barbara Knox