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Milam County, Texas - Communities
Sneed Chapel

Sneed Chapel was a farming community located about 10-miles northeast of Cameron in northern Milam County.

It was named for the Sneed family, who owned a plantation in the area before the Civil War.

The population of Sneed Chapel was predominantly black. By the 1940s no evidence of the community was shown on county highway maps. No population estimates were available.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: Lelia M. Batte, History of Milam County, Texas (San Antonio: Naylor, 1956); Milam County Heritage Preservation Soc., Matchless Milam: History of Milam County (Dallas: Taylor, 1984); Handbook of Texas On-Line

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Created on 15 Feb 2001 and last revised on 4 March 2003.