Cooke County, Texas
On-Line Information

Some of the items below are actually links to other web sites.

Cemetery Information  Links to various cemetery census and a list of cemeteries.

Century Farms in Cooke County

The Biographical Souvenir of Texas 1889 - link from the Fannin County website.
    Cooke County People - listed in the Biographical Souvenir of Texas

Indexes and misc. data files.  Links and text files of miscellaneous information
         ....Bible Records, Book indexes, etc.

Cooke County "Early Days" 1848 - 1860

Cooke County during 1861 - 1865

        Renovation of Confederate Monument in Leonard Park

        The Confederate States of America - Texas

        The Great Hanging at Gainesville

Cooke County Public Library and Morton Museum of Cooke County - Northeast Texas Digital Collections by Texas A&M University-Commerce Libraries

Marriage Index (1849-1873)  (66k text file)

Below is a large list of marriage license that were not picked up at the Cooke County Clerks Office. 
Contact Dick Sparkman who will obtain and mail to you.
  E-mail: 1933sparky@gmail.com

Marriage License at courthouse to be picked up.

Probate Index (1848 -1940s)  (185k text file)

Census for Cooke County 1850 (link)

Delayed Births Index
(28k text file)

Confederate Pension Application Files for Cooke County


Sons of Confederate Veterans, Lee-Bourland Camp 1848, Gainesville, Texas
    Newsletters - Border Patrol

Historical Markers in Cooke County  (link)

Original Land Owners of Texas - Cooke County

Postmasters of Cooke County 1846-1930 (Link) to information on rootsweb provided by Jim Wheats

Public Officials List for years 1849-1948  provided by Jack Nanny

Public Officials List for years 1945-1991  provided by Jack Nanny

Cooke County Commissioners 1849-1991  provided by Jack Nanny

Cooke County Schools - Rural schools around Cooke County provided by Cass Reasor

Thrilling Indian Raids into Cooke and Montague Counties - link from theNorth Texas Genealogy Association
        .....Index

Cooke County Archives Table of Contents

Cities and Towns in Cooke County


Pictures of unidentified people

Cities and Towns in Texas

"Odds and Ends"  history information that does not fit any particular category.


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