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|Elevation||315 ft (96 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1382095|
Josserand is an unincorporated community in Trinity County, Texas, United States. Josserand is located near U.S. Route 287 2.5 miles (4.0 km) east-southeast of Groveton. As of 2000, the community had a population of 29.
Josserand was founded in 1882 by Peter and Frank Josserand, who established a sawmill in the community. In 1887, a post office opened in the community, and by 1892 Josserand had 550 residents as well as schools and two churches. In 1909, the sawmill ceased operations, and the schools were consolidated with Groveton's schools in the 1930s; the post office closed in 1948.
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