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Genealogy in Texas.
This Texas genealogy group is dedicated to helping people with researching their ancestors in Texas, offering a genealogy chatroom, Texas genealogy links and a Texas genealogy message forum.
Latest Activity: May 30
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I'm related to all these and more. They were all in Texas at one time before moving on to California and Oregon. Andrew Kent was killed at the Alamo and James Billings was killed by Indians a few years later.Some of them settled in Langtry, Texas…Continue
I am looking for Silas Dickerson after 1910: I last found him in Harrison County Texas married to a Elizabeth. I have him in 1870-1910. His parents were Charlie and Elizabeth Dickerson. I have not been able to find a Death Certificate for him, his…Continue
Hi! My gg grandfather, John Wilson McKissick and his wife Sarah McGary McKissick, were in a cemetery on property that is now under Lake Whitney. Does anybody have an inkling of records of where the graves were transferred? I have looked at Ft.…Continue
Hello, I'm looking for any info on Samuel Partridge Ford. The IGI has a member submission for his birth/baptism on 6 Sept 1851 & his death on 4 Apr 1830 at Alpine, Brewster Texas. His parents are down as Luke Ford & Martha Partridge who…Continue
Ray "Pete" Traxler. 1907-1970. Was a hardened criminal, bank robber etc. Spent time in Ft Leavenworth. Robbed banks in Oklahoma in the 30's evidently. I found a ROY Traxler with the same birth and death dates in SSDI. There, it had him with a…Continue
hiI am looking for info on my ggrandfather my grandfather was Charlie Banks born Jan 2 1887 in Texas. I think his mom was Martha Frances Carson she was married to a Thomas Eledge had several kids. Then married a Banks, I think T J or Thomas but can…Continue
Hello, I'm told there is an entry on a Galveston Passenger list for an Emily Foyle Saunders sailing on the Corrales from Swansea, Wales arriving Brownsville, Texas on March 7, 1947. She is 49 years 6 mos, single, clerk, born Hampshire, last…Continue
I am trying to trace the burial of Elizabeth Partridge born about 1785 England & died 6 Aug 1851 in Washington, Texas,William Partridge b 1785 Bletsoe, Beds married an Elizabeth in Bedford, England & then moved to Buckingham, England to…Continue