Madras, Texas

Madras, once called LaGrange, was the first county seat of Red River County. This distinction, however, was short-lived (1837-1838), when Clarksville was selected as the county seat in 1838.

History

Madras/LaGrange History from the Handbook of Texas Online.

Madras Texas from Texas Escapes. History and photos.

Location

Madras, TX 33° 39′ 30.3912″ N, 94° 58′ 55.794″ W