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Added 10 Nov 2022

  • Added a page on the Holmes Post Office, originally in Jasper County. Submitted by Judith Kimball. Holmes Post Office page.
  • Added Ford Cemetery 2023 Reunion information to the Calendar page
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  • Updated/created more cemetery pages
  • Added pictures to a page for Hiram Woods. Thank you Jennifer Isgitt.
  • Began adding birth records and continuing marriage records
  • Updated Who am I page
Added 6 Aug 2022
  • Updated or created more cemetery pages - Mattox, Weeks Chapel, Woods, Ford, Farrs Chapel, Griggs, Simmons, Lewis Chapel, King, Sycamore.

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  • Added 1890 Veterans Schedule to the Military page.

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  • Added our fallen veterans to the Veteran Memorial page. If you have others, please send the information to us.

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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 KepplerLaura Gregory Roberts   and Carla Clifton



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Page Modified: 3 July 2022