The Full Wiki

More info on Shepton, Plano, Texas

Shepton, Plano, Texas: Wikis


Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Shepton is an area within Plano, Texas, United States that was formerly a distinct community.

Shepton was founded about 1890, when Joseph W. Shepard opened a general store ten miles southwest of McKinney, with the town deriving its name from Shepard's. From 1894 to 1903, Shepton had a post office, but most residents migrated over the years to nearby Plano, also in southwestern Collin County, with the growing Plano absorbing the area of the former community by the 1980s.

Shepton High School is named after the town of Shepton.


Coordinates: 33°01′38″N 96°47′41″W / 33.02722°N 96.79472°W / 33.02722; -96.79472



Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address