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Henderson County, Texas
Historical Commission
PO Box 1412
Athens, Texas 75751

Current Hours:  Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Henderson County Trilogy (Reprint of 3 books in 1 volume)
History of Henderson County (1929) by J. J. Faulk; Men of Affairs of Henderson County (1927); and the Athens City Directory  (1904). Over 700 pages. Hard cover. Limited Edition.
Cemetery Records of Henderson County, Volume 2.
31 Cemeteries listed, 137 pages. Softbound. Indexed by last name. 6"X9".
Cemetery Records of Henderson County, Volume 3.
24 Cemeteries listed, 163 pages. Softbound. Indexed by last name. 6"X9".
The Lost Marriage Book of Henderson County (1847-1852), Original copy had fallen behind file in clerk's office and just recently found. Was copied in the original handwriting. The years covering the time when Henderson County also included Kaufman, Van Zandt, Rockwall and parts of Wood & Rains counties. Hardbound. Indexed. 8"X11".
Marriage Book of Henderson County Marriage Book, Vol. 1. (1860-1870).
122 pages. Indexed by bride and groom. (Out of print; photocopy version available)
Marriage Book of Henderson County, Vols. 2, 3, 4 in 1 book (1871-1897).
299 pages. Softbound. Indexed by bride and groom. 6"X9".
Family Histories of Henderson County, Vol. 2 (1846-1994)
247 pages. Family histories, historical sites and stories, memorial pages. Surname index. Hardbound. 9"X11".
Defenders (A Confederate History of Henderson County) by Lelia Reeves Eads.
List of men who served from Henderson County and their units, letters from family members and conditions. 42 pages. Softbound  with index added. 8"X11".
Old Homes of Henderson County
200 pages. 183 articles on our old homes. All built before 1930, half before 1900, most still standing. Hardbound. Index and map of County showing locations. 8"X11".
Have I Told You This One?, By Frank LaRue.
Collection of stories of the people and places in Henderson County over the past 150 years. Folklore at it's best. Softbound. No index so that people would have to read the whole book to see if they had been included!.
River Bottom Humor, by Theo S. Daniel, III.
Collection of tales from both sides of the Trinity River.
Census of Henderson County, Texas (1850 & 1860)
244 pages. Softbound. Includes 1846 tax list & slave schedules for 1850 & 1860. 6"X9".
The Southland, Volume XI No 1
Published in Waco, Texas February 1903, Reprinted on newspaper stock, Entire publication devoted to Henderson County. 32 pages.
Old Settlers Edition - Athens Review
Originally published August 5, 1901. Reprinted on newspaper stock, 10 pages. Pictures and biographies of the citizens & communities of Henderson County.
Commermorative Plate-Faulk Gauntt Building-Athens Texas
Gold rimmed 8" ceramic plate with drawing of Museum. History given on back.
Sketch of the Henderson County Courthouse
An Antebellum History of Athens and Henderson County, by Kenneth Wayne Howell.
Softbound, 111 pages. Indexed.
Veterans of Payne Cemetery, by Holli Boone Kees & Kristi Boone Willard
Comb bound. 8"X11".
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Henderson County Historical Commission
P.O. Box 1412
Athens, Texas 75751

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