Welcome to Newton County, Texas


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Farrs Chapel Cemetery Association invites you to join us for a special springtime event on Saturday, April 13, 2024! Visit the historic Farrs Chapel building and the adjacent cemetery, both over 100 years old, and learn a bit of our history in Newton County, Texas. Bring your children and lawn chairs. This is a family friendly event! Join us for a light lunch grilled by Board members at 12 noon. Contributions gratefully accepted (check or cash please) for maintenance of the chapel, cemetery and grounds. Let us know if you'd like to attend! Reply to this email, visit our facebook page or contact Linda Richmond - 409-673-4065
Farr's Chapel Cemetery Association
Linda J. Richmond, Secretary
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WE NEED YOUR HELP! Newton County TXGenWeb Project needs your records.
Please submit anything which maybe of value to other researchers: Bible records, marriage records, wills, pension records, land records, death and obituary records, photos, and old letters. County, community, church, and school histories.  Your help in helping other researchers is vital to the success of the TXGenWeb Project.

Just contact Eleanor Colson with your information or questions. 


Do you enjoy "surfing" the TXGenWeb county websites and have a few extra hours available each month?  Then contact Laura Gregory Roberts for more information on joining the surfing committee. 

If you are interested in adopting a county, please check out the Orphan page.  

If you or your genealogy group would like  to sponsor a county, please contact TXGenWeb State Coordinator: Gina Heffernan .

Assistant State Coordinators: Jane Keppler and Laura Gregory Roberts



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