Grayson County TXGenWeb
Confederate Soldiers &
The Grayson County Confederate Monument
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Photo for this post card taken before 1930,
 Confederate Monument
More about this Monument
This Monument still stands today though some joker added a WWI bayonet to it many many years ago with some bailing wire, citizens decided to leave him with the better equipment!

National Archives
 Emanuel Rudasill
Company M, 16th North Carolina Regiment CSA
"Photograph  taken by Caradine Studio in Sherman, Texas"
Click here to read the story of this flag & Emanuel.

View some Confederate Veteran Souvenirs of Veteran's Meetings
Confederate Soldiers of Grayson County  ~ Add yours

The Confederate Veteran Magazine 1893-1932 Index is online at the
Library of Virginia web site.  Please be advised that many libraries have
the Confederate Veteran magazines in their rare books room.
The Sherman Public Library has a set of them. Use the index online and then
request to view the orignal magazine.

The State Comptrollers Office Records has many resources for Indigent families, Pensions and more.    -     These are available through interlibrary loan, from the State Library

Glen Eden Plantation
Sophia Suttonfield Aughinbaugh Coffee Butt Porter 
"The Confederate Paul Revere "
More Links: Preston
11th Texas Cavalry
" The Eleventh Texas Cavalry was organized by William C. Young in Grayson County during the summer of 1861.  The companies were as follows:
  Companies A&B, men from Cooke County;
  Company C, Grayson County;
  Company D, Hopkins Co.;
  Company E, Red River Co.;
  Company F, Fannin Co.;
  Company G, Collin County;
  Company H, Hunt Co.;
  Company I, Titus County;
  Company K, Bowie County

Historical Marker - 11th Texas Cavalry
Historical Marker - 9th Texas Cavalry

Confederate Civil War Regiment Histories

US Civil War Center

Confederate Pension Records

Confederate Indigent

Confederate companies recruited in this area

National Park Service
Civil War Card Index Search

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