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We're Tim Seawolf-Self and Barbara Peck. We're the TXGenWeb Project coordinators for
Comanche County. If you'd like to contribute information for Comanche County
or volunteer to help with lookups, please e-mail me at tim@selfroots.com

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  THE COMANCHE PUBLIC LIBRARY 

Comanche Public Library

The Comanche Public Library is located at 311 N. Austin St. (1 1/2 blocks north
of the Square on HWY #16 north). Mailing address P.O. Box 777, Comanche, Texas 76442.
The e-mail address is: comanchepl@verizon.net

Comanche Public Library
The library is closed on Thursday and
on Saturday of long holiday week-ends

Additional information appears on the library’s home page at :

Comanche Public Library Web Site
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HISTORY OF COMANCHE COUNTY


Comanche County, Texas Handbook

Comanche County TX Archives

TXGenWeb Archives

Southwestern Historical Quarterly

Texas Landmarks

Portal to Texas History


Old Comanche County Courthouse
Old Comanche County Courthouse

Comanche County Courthouse, 1950's
Comanche County Courthouse, 1950's


 Message Boards
 View Comanche County Queries
(1996 - 1998)

  New Queries (2006 -     )

  Old Surname Postings


  Surnames

A-C     D-F     G-I     J-L     M-P     Q-S     T-Z

 Comanche County Lookups

  View Comanche County Map

 
 
1911 Postcard

  Transcriptions of Early Comanche Newspapers

  County Officials and Taxpayers


CENSUS

1860

1870

1880

  NEW     1900     NEW

1900 Index

CEMETERIES

   Margaret Waring's Cemetery List

   Comanche CSA Pension Applications

    Stone Family Cemetery

   Antioch Cemetery

   Indian Creek Cemetery

   Board Church Cemetery

   Newburg Cemetery (partial listing)

  Newburg Cemetery--Photos
          Featuring Flippin Grave Markers

 Oakwood Cemetery (partial listing)

Old De Leon Cemetery

Oliver Springs Cemetery

 Union Cemetery (partial listing)

 Unknown Cemetery (Burials in field near Albin Cemetery, Comanche County,
Texas 2/10 mile south of Albin Cemetery entrance
GPS coordinates: N 31 47' 51.6" W 098 29' 28.1")

 Hanson Cemetery

 Sipe Springs Cemetery 

 Rock Bluff Cemetery

 DeLeon Cemetery

Downing Cemetery
DOWNING CEMETERY IS NOW BACK ONLINE!
Please report any broken links to us

Union Cemetery Photographs

Hazeldell Cemetery

Hazeldell Cemetery (for some reason misspelled on the gate)
Thank you Sandy Madison for the picture

   Hazeldell Cemetery Photos

  Welch Family at Sand Hill Cemetery

  Sipe Springs--Ghost Town Cemetery


PHOTO GALLERY

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Page 3

Mystery Photos

Old Pictures of Comanche County


FUGITIVES FROM JUSTICE


THE LIFE OF JOHN R. NIGH
by James Clark



GENEALOGY

   John Washington Stephens Family

   Walter and Mary Eudora Tidmore Jordan Smith


FamilySearch.org:  Texas, Comanche County Records, 1858 - 1955

Price Family
Provided by Roxie Logan Calsada and posted with her permission.

To see photos of the Beggs/Wilson Family, click here

The Descendants of John Bernard Roch

The Boyntons

Family Group Sheet of John Breckenridge Cooper

From Here to There, by Rose Parks (Cooper and other surnames)

Descendants of James Mackey
by Penny Argroves Holmes

J. A. Stevens Family
by Evelyn Ruth Owens

B. D. Owen
by Evelyn Owens

Family Tree of Bill Norwood
Primary Surnames: Norwood, Duckworth, Allen, Brashier/Brasher, Speed, Magee, Travis, Cooley

The White Family
by Brenda Parker Dunbar

Holdridge Family of Texas, Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina
by Cindy Smith
  
A Walcott Family in Texas
by Melvin Walcott

Judge Nathan Yarbrough
by Jim Yarbrough

Texas Divorce Records (1968-2001)
transcribed by Patrick White


NEIGHBORING COUNTIES

Brown

Eastland

Erath

Hamilton

Mills


OTHER SITES OF INTEREST

 County Formation and Census Maps

 Texas State Genealogical Society

 WorldGenWeb Project

Interment.net

Comanche County Genealogical Society


Mystery Girls

Contributor Julia found this photograph
in an antique store in Ft. Worth, TX.
Can you identify these two girls?
Julia would like to give it to a member of their family.

Mystery photo--Mr. and Mrs. Long

Contributor Virgil found this picture among his collection of old photos.
It's of "Mr. and Mrs. Long," but he doesn't know who they are.
If you can identify them, please contact us.
Virgil would like to give it to a member of the family.


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This site last updated March 26, 2014


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