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Weldon, Texas

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Country  United States
County  Houston
ZIP code  75835
Population  131 (2000)
State  Texas
Time zone  Central (CST) (UTC-6)
Elevation  76 m
Local time  Sunday 7:03 PM
Weldon, Texas
Weather  25°C, Wind SE at 21 km/h, 60% Humidity

Weldon is an unincorporated community in Houston County, Texas. The estimated population is 131. It lies on Farm to Market Road 230. Weldon is served by the Lovelady Independent School District.


Map of Weldon, Texas 75851, USA

USAAF TB-25C Plane Crash

On July 14, 1945, a USAAF North American TB-25C (trainer variant) suffering apparent engine trouble crashed one mile northwest of Weldon, killing 11 passengers and crew. The airplane exploded into flames upon impact with the ground, scattering wreckage over an area of 400 yards.

Notable People

  • M B Etheredge: Born in Weldon, was awarded the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor by the Texas Legislature for his actions during battle in World War II.
  • References

    Weldon, Texas Wikipedia

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