Grayson County TXGenWeb
Interesting people, places
the Good Days and Bad Days in Grayson Co.
An old Bois d'Arc tree
in a field of Indian Blanket Flowers.
Fruit of the Bois d'Arc
Grayson & Fannin
County Texas - starting place of all the Bois d'Arc Trees in the world.
Early Grayson County History
Ever wonder what was available in grocery stores in the good
Inventory of the Tarr & Newcome grocery
store, January 1874
Linament Recipe from Pilot Grove
Grayson County Happenings and things of interest
are in the Vaden
Day by Day, each day in history of Texas
ways- Rivers , Lakes,Creeks & the Denison Dam
This from Michael Alan Reese of
Did You Know?
Jesse Gent Nash (1822-1897) & wife,
Mary Louisa (Marsh) Nash (1826-1896), who founded the
Mary Nash College of Sherman, were the
parents of Alexander Quincy Nash. Alexander and his wife
Martha Smith were the parents of John
Forbes Nash, Sr., born about 1892 in Sherman, Grayson County,
TX. John Forbes Nash, a graduate of
Texas A&M College, moved away to Bluefield, Mercer Co., West
Virginia. He married Margaret Virginia
Martin and they are the parents of
JOHN FORBES NASH, JR. the
winner of the Nobel Prize Economics and the subject of the
book and now a movie, A BEAUTIFUL MIND.
This movie Premeried
in Denison, Texas' Rialto Theater
with John Wayne and the
other stars present
Rogers &Yellow Jacket Boats, built in Denison, Texas
out this great website.
Gene Autry, born in Tioga, Grayson County,
Buck Owens, singer and star of "Hee
Haw", born in Sherman Texas
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