Grayson County TXGenWeb



The Windows of St. Patrick Catholic Church
Denison, Texas
by Suzanne Broussard
Photography by Marie Anderson

"Denison High School History"

The Grayson County Poor Farm



Dusty K. Williams
P.O. Box 1301
Van Alstyne, Texas 75495
A list of books available at Frontier Village or by mail

Biographical books on Grayson County Families
published by Frontier Village

They are still available by mail.
Both books are in all local libraries.

A Journey Through History :

Chronological Listing of Public Officials
Grayson County, Texas,
1846 - 2000
with Related Stories and Comments
Weldon O. Williams

Legends of the Red River Valley
by Bright Ray (aka G.B. Ray)

  Collection of stories from the early days of the Red River Valley

Whitewright Public Library

Send check or money order for the price of the book(s),
plus $2.00 s/h for each item

Whitewright Public Library
PO Box 984
Whitewright TX 75491

Grape Man of Texas : The Life of T.V. Munson
by Sherris S. McLeRoy & Roy E. Renfro, Jr., P.H.D.

Foundations of American Grape Culture
T.V. Munson
Images of America : Sherman
Grayson County Texas
Miscellaneous Wills and Probates 1833-1923
Abstracted by Charlotte Holder & Catherine Overturff
Bryan County Heritage Assn., Inc.
PO Box 153,
Calera, Oklahoma 74730

"History Gals"

Images of America : Denison

Two Schools on Main Street

Lives in Photography : Denison, Texas
This book tells the stories of some 125 photographers who worked in Denison.
Many of them also took pictures elsewhere in the West and the Great Plains

Donald Mayes of Denison, Texas

Order directly from "History Gals" at 
31 Via Esplanade
Denison, Texas 75021

High on a Windy Hill
by Margery Evans Eldridge
87pg. a
Eakin Press, c2001

Murder at the Corners
by G.B. Ray

             Details the Lee-Peacock Feud which took place 1867-1871 in the contiguous corners of Fannin, Grayson, Collin, & Hunt counties

Send a check or money order for the price of the book(s), plus $2.00 s/h for each item
Whitewright Public Library
PO Box 984
Whitewright TX 75491

Red River Women
Sherrie S. McLeRoy

Republic of Texas Press, c1966

Contains the stories of these Grayson County Women:
Sophia Porter, Lydia McPherson, Olive Ann Oatman Fairchild, Lucy Ann Thornton Kidd-Key, Edna Browning Kahly Gladney
I Remember Things: An Informal History of Tioga, Texas
by Ross Estes
Quannah, TX: Nortex Press, c1977

Kentuckytown and Its Baptist Church
Joe W.Chumbley, c1975 ( has index.)
D. Armstong Company Inc.
Houston, Texas
out of print

Borrow by interlibrary loan or write for a lookup to

the Sherman or Whitewright Libraries

Ancestors and Descendants

Grayson County Texas
Compiled & edited by Grayson County, Texas Genealogical Society

This book has an Every Name index!
Out of print, copies are in most large Texas Libraries and in all local libraries .
Also found in the Card Catalog of any Family History Center - available by microfiche there.

Copies also can be borrowed by interlibrary loan or
request lookups by
mail at the Sherman Library
Theater Row : Movie Palaces of Denison, Texas
Billy Holcomb

History and Business Guide of Sherman and Grayson County, Texas
Ed H. Anderson, c1940
out of print   
Write the Sherman Library for lookups or try interlibrary loan    

Katy's Baby
by Jack Mcguire & Robert S. Stevens
Nortex Press

Sherman Museum
Book Shop

The Last Buffalo : Walter Potts, Oldest Documented
 Buffalo Soldier
E.B. Hogan
         Chronicles his life & family, includes some Fannin & Grayson County families. Walter lived in Denison, Texas. 
out of print but copies are still available in book stores & online book stores
Eakin Publications, ASIN: 157168364X

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