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Books About Your Texas Ancestors, Friends and Neighbors

Books about Texas - County by County

These hard to find books are perfect for anyone interested in the history, genealogy of people and places in the Texas County where you live or grew up. Listed by county.

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Books about Anderson County People and Places

Books about Anderson County People and Places

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Books About and by Andrews County People

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Books About Aransas County

Rockport: A Childhood by the Sea

Aransas: Life of a Texas Coastal County

A History of Aransas County in News Highlights & Photos

Hurricane Harvey & Rockport, Texas

Taking The Tide: My Family's Ebb and Flow in Rockport Texas

The Life History of a Texas Birdwatcher: Connie Hagar of Rockport

How the Ball Bounces: Growing up in an ethnically diverse, poor neighborhood with little hope

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Books about Armstrong County People & Places

Books about Armstrong County, Claude Texas

Books about Bailey County People & Places

Books about Bailey County People & Places

Books about Bandera County People & Places

Books about Bandera County People & Places

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Books about Bastrop County People and Places

Books about Bastrop County People and Places

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Books about Baylor County People and Places

Books about Baylor County Texas

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Books about Borden County People and Places

Books about Borden County Texas

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Books about Briscoe County People and Places

Solon Love Owens, Texas Cowboy

Bullet for a Ranger

Ridin' Herd to Writing Symphonies

Footprints of Time in Briscoe County 1876-1976

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Books about Brown County People & Places

Books about Brown County People & Places

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Books about Childress County People and Places

Books about Childress County People and Places

They Followed the Rails: A History of Childress County

Texas Panhandle Tales

Sketchbook: 101 drawings from around Carey, Texas

The Childress County Story

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Books about Crosby County People and Places

Books about Crosby County TexasBooks about Crosbyton, Ralls and Estacada Texas

Books about Dallam County People and Places

Books about Dallam County People and Places

Survival in the Storm: The Dust Bowl Diary of Grace Edwards, Dalhart, Texas 1935

The Book of Years: a History of Dallam and Hartley Counties

The Dust Bowl Children, Memories of Growing up in Dalhart

High Plains Yesterdays: From XIT Days Through Drouth and Depression

6000 Miles of Fence: Life on the XIT Ranch of Texas

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Books about Dallas County People and Places

I'll Do My Own Damn Killin': Benny Binion, Herbert Noble, and the Texas Gambling War

Hangings and Lynchings in Dallas County, Texas: 1853 to 1920

Land is the Cry!: Warren Angus Ferris, Pioneer Texas Surveyor and Founder of Dallas County

Blurred Justice: A tale of hard-fought justice in Dallas County

Decker: A Biography of Sheriff Bill Decker, Dallas County, Texas, 1898-1970

Addison, Texas: a pictorial history

Carrollton (Images of America)

Coppell, Texas: A Brief History

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Books about Dawson County People & Places

Books about Dawson County Texas

History of people and places in Dawson County, Lamesa, Arvana, Hancock and Welch Texas . . . Read more

Books about Deaf Smith County People and Places

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Books about Dickens County People and Places

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Books about Ector County People and Places

Books about Ector County, Odessa  People and Places

Washed in the Blood - Murder of Betty Jean Williams in Odessa, Texas

The Secret of Mojo: The Story of the Odessa, Texas, Permian High School Football Team

Odessa: An Illustrated History

Murder In Odessa

Ector County, Texas: 125 Years of History

Odessa - A Pictorial History

Valentine: A Novel - Itís February 1976, and Odessa, Texas . . .

Down and Out - Candace Downs returns to the parched and dusty oil-town of Odessa . .

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Books about El Paso Texas People & PlacesBooks about El Paso People and Places

El Paso and the Mexican Revolution

Chronological History of the El Paso Police Department, the City of El Paso, Texas

El Paso Chronicles: A Record of Historical Events in El Paso, Texas

Desert Immigrants: The Mexicans of El Paso, 1880-1920

Mexican American Baseball in El Paso

El Paso's Muckraker: The Life of Owen Payne White

Last Train to El Paso: the mysterious unsolved murder of a cattle baron

The Secret War in El Paso: Mexican Revolutionary Intrigue, 1906-1920

The El Paso Salt War of 1877

Gentlemen's Club: The Story of Prostitution in El Paso

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Books about Erath County People and Places

Books about Erath County People and Places

Find more local history, more old photos, more genealogy and more names you may recognize in these fascinating books about Erath County, Stephenville, Thurber, Dublin, Alexander, Selden, Bluff Dale, Clairette and Morgan Mill Texas . . . see all books about Erath County People and Places

Books About Floyd County People and Places

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Books about Garza County People and Places

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Books about Grayson County Texas

Books About Grayson County People and Places

The Poor Farm of Grayson County, Texas

Frontier Denison, Texas ó the rowdy nightlife, memorable characters, nascent cultural institutions . . .

Health and Death: Denison, Texas, in 1900 - the lives of prominent doctors, dentists, pharmacists . . .

The Life and Times of Grayson County, Texas

Sherman, Texas. Indelible Photographs

When The West Was Wild in Pottsboro Texas

Red River Hauntings - TRUE Ghost Stories of Grayson County Texas....

Land, Money, Law, Tycoons: Denison, Texas, in 1900

Books about Benny Binion from Grayson County

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Books about Hale County People and Places

Books about Hale County People and PlacesBooks about People from Plainview, Hale Center, Petersburg and Abernathy Texas

Books about Hockley County People and Places

Books about Hockley County Texas PeopleBooks about People from about people and places in Levelland, Anton, Smyer, Sundown and Ropesville Texas

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Books about Howard County People and Places

Books about Big Spring, Coahoma and Forsan Texas

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Books about Kent County People & Places

Books about Kent County Texas People and Places

Books about Kerr County

Books about Kerr County Texas

Kerr County Texas 1856 1956

A Pictorial History of Kerr County, Texas

Kerr County, Texas Land Records, 1837-1927, Volume 2, L-Z

Kerrville Mountain Sun and Kerrville Advance Obituary and Death Index, 1898-1965

Kerrville Stories: Collected Newspaper Columns: 1995-2012

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Books about Kimble County People and Places

Books about Kimble County People and Places

The Reckoning: The Triumph of Order on the Texas Outlaw Frontier

The 5 Wilson Brothers of Kimble County, Texas
A Day's Ride from Here Volume 2: Noxville, Texas
The Life and Times of Toyah-Culture Folk
The Land That Knows No Parting
A Day's Ride from Here Volume 2: Noxville, Texas

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Books about King County People and Places

Books about King County Texas

King County: Windmills & Barbed Wire

6666: Portrait of a Texas Ranch

1958 Yearbook: Guthrie Common School District High School, Guthrie, Texas

Pitchfork Country: The Photography of Bob Moorhouse

This I Can Leave You: A Woman's Days on the Pitchfork Ranch

Getting By In Hard Times: Letters from the Pitchfork Ranch, 1938-1939

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Books about Lamb County People and Places

Books about Lamb County Texas People and PlacesBooks about Lamb County

Books about Lubbock County People and PlacesBooks about Lubbock County People & Places (B)

Haunted Lubbock: True Ghost Stories from the Hub of the Plains

Lubbock Stories: Personal Remembrances from the Hub City

Historic Lubbock County: An Illustrated History

PINKIE: A West Texas Legend

A place set apart: The history of Ransom Canyon

Remembering Slaton, Texas: Centennial Stories, 1911-2011

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Books about Lynn County People and Places

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Books about Midland County People and Places

History of Midland County People and Places

A History of Character: The Story of Midland, Texas
The Eddie Trace Story: A legend in the rowdy times of 1960's Midland, Texas.
A Red Raider Officerís Diary during WWII by Carrol G Henry from Midland Texas
The Pioneer History of Midland County, Texas 1880-1926
To God Be the Glory: A history of First Baptist Church of Midland, Texas 1886-1975
The first one hundred years, 1867-1967: The Memorial Presbyterian Church of Midland
Finding Will: When a toddler disappears in Midland, Texas.
Midland Texas Yearbooks
Cookbooks from Midland Texas

Books by Midland Author John R Erickson

Books by Midland Author J Evetts Haley
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Books about Motley County People & Places

Books about Motley County, Matador and Roaring Springs Texas

Trail Dust: by famed Motley County writer Douglas Meador

The Border and the Buffalo: An Untold Story of the Southwest Plains

The Last Stage To Matador -- Touching Lives Along The Way

The Early History of Motley County

Of Such As These: A History of Motley County

Rich Grass and Sweet Water: Ranch Life with the Koch Matador Cattle Company

The Matador Land and Cattle Company

Thinkin' It Over - by Jack Douglas, ranch hand with the Matador Cattle Company

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Books About Potter County People and Places

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Books about Scurry County People and Places

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Books about Swisher County People & Places

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Books about Taylor County People and Places

Books about Taylor County TexasBooks about Abilene, Tuscola, Tye, Buffalo Gap, Impact, Lawn, Merkel or Trent Texas.
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Books about Terry County Texas People & Places

At Home with the Armadillo by Gary P Nunn from Brownfield

A Gunfighter's Deal With The Devil:  Fiction set in Brownfield, Texas

Early Settlers of Terry: A History of Terry County, Texas

The Best of the Old and the New - Texas sesquicentennial 1836-1986 cookbook

1951 Yearbook: Brownfield High School, Brownfield, Texas

1968 Yearbook: Wellman Union School, Wellman, Texas

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Books about Tom Green County People and Places

Books about Tom Green County, San Angelo Texas

The Bone Pickers of Tom Green County

Women, Whiskey & Sin: Historical account of the first twenty-five felonies in Tom Green County.

My Kind of Heroes by Elmer Kelton

Biscuits O'Bryan: Texas Storyteller by Monte Jones from San Angelo

Pearl's Historical Tour: photos and historical facts about San Angelo, Fort Concho, cowboys and . . .

Fort Concho and the Texas Frontier: History of San Angelo, Fort Concho and West Texas

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What's your Favorite Book about a Texas County, Town, Person or Place? Here's our best reads list County by County

 

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