Cooke County, Texas
Some of the items below are actually links to other web sites.
Cemetery Information Links to various
cemetery census and a list of cemeteries.
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
....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: email@example.com
Marriage License at courthouse to be picked up.
Probate Index (1848 -1940s) (185k text
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
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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