What's New in Ellis County TXGenWeb


28 July 2013

Please welcome Sylvia Smith as new Assistant County Coordinator.

28 July 2013 Barbara Knox and Rob Yoder have new email addresses.
1 May 2013 July 4th, 1889 - article from Searchers and Researchers, Vol. 10 No. 3
1 May 2013 Naughton Farms - article from Searchers and Researchers, Vol. 9 No. 2
1 May 2013 Fugitives from Justice - article from Searchers and Researchers, Vol. 9 No. 4
1 May 2013 Marie Stephens White's Ties to Ellis County added to Photo Gallery (very creative photo booklet )
30 April 2013 Added 3 photos to Need Help With Unknown Photos in the Photo Gallery
30 April 2013 DuBose and Barcus Families added to Photo Gallery
24 July 2012
Updated List of Officers for Ellis County Genealogical Society
Updated Sylvia Smith's email address on numerous pages
17 July 2012
Muster Roll of the Texas Mounted Guards of Ellis County. Contributed by William J. Bozic, Jr.
30 June 2012
Repaired several broken links on this page
29 June 2012
Updated links to neighboring counties
16 Nov. 2011

Obituary of Alfred Elkins McNEIL - [in the Photo Gallery]

21 July 2011

Widow's Application For A Pension for Lorinda Rachael (Wilson) Newton - [in the Photo Gallery]
Military Records of Larkin Newton - [in the Photo Gallery]

16 July 2011

Midlothian Historical Society

12 June 2011

Update to Ellis County Sheriffs

26 Apr. 2011 Sevier Family Letters
Do You Remember?
Thomas A. Miller Family
24 Feb. 2011 Texas Four Miles From Headquarters April 10, 1836
10 Dec. 2010 Obituary B. F. Richey - 1882
Ellis County WWII Deaths
Lt. Colonel Edgar McElroy and the Doolittle Raid
28 Aug. 2010 Correction to Book B, Ellis County Marriage Records
Obituaries of Ellis County citizens in Pulaski [Tenn] paper
Link to Cemeteries of Texas
12 June 2010 New Directions to Cranz Farm Cemetery
Some Gilbreath Marriages
Aycock and Sanford Information
27 Apr. 2010

Col. J. D. Trippett- Obituary - 1909
02 Apr. 2010 Tom Kent -Obituary - 1908
Thomas J. Middleton - Obituary - 1912
Telico Site of Texas Centennial?
10 Mar. 2010 Update Ellis County Genealogical Society
28 Feb. 2010

Capt. Wilson Ivy Coggins bur. Telico Cemetery - See Confederate Burials
Mrs Maude Winkler - Obituary - 1915

15 Jan. 2010

Mrs. Lena Dunn - Obituary - 1908
Link to Texas History
DAR Research System

17 Nov. 2009 Ray Cavender Never Forgot Bonnie Parker
Abe Mulkey's Camp Meeting - 1897
Thomas Williams Bible Record
10 Aug. 2009

The Photo Gallery has been updated with new photographs for Alma School, Bristol School, Boyce High School, Ferris School, Myrtle Cemetery, Bristol Cemetery, Faulkner Plantation, Ferris Brickyard, L.A. Sweeny Home and Webb Homeplace.

19 July 2009

Mrs. Mary Coleman - Obituary
Mrs. Elizabeth Farrar and Simon Snider Sr. - Obituary
Governor Proclaims "Italy Cleanup Day in Texas"

15 June 2009

More information on John Bull Crumption - See Confederate Burials - Milford Cemetery
Rev. Angus Johnson - Obituary - 1908

30 May 2009

Mrs. W. E Bryant Memorial
R. S. Bynum Memorial

26 May 2009 Captain Alsdorf Faulkner - Obituary
Mrs. A. Faulkner - Obituary

24 Apr. 2009

Patton Family in Accident Near Ray - 1889
G. W. Hopkins Golden Wedding Anniversary - 1912
Capt. J. M. Hawkins - Obituary - 1912

04 Apr. 2009

Cummings-Kidd marriage - 1889
James Franklin Graves bur Elm Branch Cemetery [see Confederate Burials]

30 Mar. 2009

Mrs. M. T. Hawkins' 90th Birthday - 1890
Spanish Influenza Strikes! - 1918

20 Mar. 2009

County News:
Plans for Farmers'Alliance Picnic - 1886
Electricity Comes to Ellis County - 1887
Odd Fellows Organize - 1900
A. D. Bryant Killed - 1904
Trinity University's New President and Formal Acceptance of N. P. Sims Library by City of Waxahachie - 1905
$30,000 Ferris Brick Plant Destroyed - 1910

01 Mar. 2009

Link to Texas State Cemetery
Link to Texas Landmarks - Ellis County [Broken link. Unable to locate.]

26 Feb. 2009

Link to Texas Escapes
Link to DRT Library Weblog
Additional information on Confederate Veteran William D. McElroy bur. Midlothian Cemetery [see cemetery listing]

11 Feb. 2009

Link to Texas Postcards
John Spradling Dead - 1885
Alfred Loyd - Obituary - 1905

06 Feb. 2009

Burial Place of Richard Ellis - for whom Ellis County named. His statue on square in Waxahachie bears 1936 Texas Centennial Marker
04 Feb. 2009

John Lambert Pace - 1918 Obituary
Jim Meredith - former Sheriff - 1921 Obituary

30 Jan. 2009

Link to Meaning of Headstone Emblems

23 Jan. 2009 Grady Ramer - Memorial - 1926
E. K. Ward - Obituary - 1933
Ira Roten - Obituary - 1934
Luther Burleson - Obituary - 1924
Link to Texas Gold Star Mothers/Widows

11 Jan. 2009

Buried Treasure in Ellis County?
Mrs. John C.Gibson - Obituary  - 1907
Mrs. Joseph Keyworth - Obituary
Isaac Henry Bullard - Obituary
McNorton 55th Wedding Anniversary
Dr. Zachary T Bundy - Biographical Sketch

27 Oct. 2008 Obituary - Dr. J. B. Baucom
Obituary - James Farrar - 1942
Obituary - A. Goble
Obituary - J. W. Caldwell
Tribute to Benjamin Franklin Hawkins - 1891

02 Sep. 2008 Mrs. G.W. Peavy - Memorium
Obituary - J. L. Jackson - 1915
Obituary - Alfred J. Moyers
Obituary - Mrs. Jane Horworth

14 Aug. 2008 Link to The Portal to Texas History UNT
25 July 2008 Tribute to Alfonso Marchbanks
Dr. H. O. Stacy - Obituary
11 July 2008 Obituary - Sinderella Phoebe Pittman - 1936
Obituary - James Nelson Pittman - 1917
Obituary - Mrs. J. C. Loggins - 1908
Obituary - Absolum W. Roebuck - 1933
Obituary - Aaron Trippett, Sr. - 1908
Obituary - James D. Carder - 1908

20 June 2008 Memorial - Mrs. W. E. Bryant - 1888
Obituary - J. S. Sims - 1934
Obituary - Capt. P. L. Gammon - 1897

22 May 2008 Obituary - Dee Cain - 1915
Obituary - Mr. Sybert - 1915
Bertie Mae Odom - Bryant Helton Wedding - 1908

07 May 2008 Letter from Margaret Pannill  to her daughter Page Pannill Hodge - 1884
Obituary - G. M. Harper - 1890
Obituary - Mrs. Lena Berry
Obituary - Tom Conger
Obituary - Mrs.Lena Dunn
Obituary - Mrs. W. K. Turner
Obituary - Francis Hughes

18 Apr. 2008 George Davis Family

11 Mar. 2008 Asa Bynum Family Sketch - [The file asabynum.htm is temporarily missing.]
05 Mar. 2008 Obituary - Mrs. John Gibson
Memorial - R.S. Bynum
Obituary - Robert S. White

14 Feb. 2008 Marriage - Charley Miller - Lou Frame
Tribute - Judge Albert Langley
08 Feb. 2008 Ferris Texas History Booklet 1874 - 1953 [moved to Photo Gallery]
04 Feb. 2008 Obituary - Colonel N. Thomas
The Italy I Remember
Resolution of Respect - Dr. J. T. Hussey

27 Jan. 2008 Confederate Record of Robert Springer

09 Dec. 2007 Dr. John Thomas Hussey Biography
Corrections to original information on Dr. Hussey

14 Dec. 2007 The Warren and Allied Families
Giles County, Tenn.Immigrants to Ellis County

09 Nov. 2007 Watson Family Cemetery
Colonel B. W. Watson
King-Wiles Families
27 Oct. 2007 Obituary - Alex Harris
Obituary - George Brindley
Obituary - Judge Rowell
Link to Eliza Sims and Two Libraries

01 Oct. 2007

Hector McNeil Autobiography
S. H. Strickland Memorial

16 Sep. 2007

News from Texas State Library and Archives
Rutherford Baptist Church

12 Aug. 2007 Richard Vickery Biographical Sketch
05 May 2007 Wedding Bells
19 Mar. 2007

Memoriam - Nancy Timmons Samuels and Weldon Hudson


Copyright 2017-2014, Ellis County TXGenWeb Project
All rights reserved

Home