Welcome to
    Newton County Texas

I am Jane Sanford-Hogan Keppler, the county coordinator for Newton County Texas .   I was born in 1952 just across the border in DeSoto Parish, LA, but my parents and grandparents were born and raised in Shelby County, TX.     Click here to meet me.

Jane & Carla's Award

Carla Karbowski Clifton is the co-coordinator and also the coordinator for neighboring Jasper County TX .




Announce your family reunion, class reunion, cemetery cleaning!!!!!!  just email me...


WE NEED YOUR HELP! Newton County TXGenWeb Project needs your records.
Please submit anything which maybe of value to other researchers: Bible records, marriage records, wills, pension records, land records, death and obituary records, photos, and old letters. County, community, church, and school histories.  Your help in helping other researchers is vital to the success of the TXGenWeb Project.

Just contact Jane Sanford-Hogan Keppler with your information or



Helpful Links

* Ancestry Charts & Forms


* Birth Date Calculator


* Family Search Pilot Site


* Find the State a SSN was issued


* Lone Star Junction

* The Handbook of Texas Online

*Neighbor Louisiana

* The USGenWeb Project

* Portal to Texas History 

* Tombstone Project

* Texas Heritage Online

* TXGenWeb Archives

* Texas Muster Rolls & Military Records - 1835-1836

* TXGenWeb County Index

* Texas Research Helps

* TX Family Group Sheets

* Texas State Vital Records

* Vietnam War Casualties from Texas (Vietnam Virtual Wall)


* WorldGenWeb



Fallen Heroes OR Salute to Veterans

Project for any soldier  who has served his or her county during a war or peace-time. Submit your veteran's name at either site.



Search billions of records on Ancestry.com


Do you enjoy "surfing" the TXGenWeb county websites and have a few extra hours available each month?  Then contact Shirley Cullum for more information on joining the surfing committee. 

If you are interested in adopting a county, please check out the Orphan page.  

If you or your genealogy group would like  to sponsor a county, please contact Shirley Cullum




Copyright 1997-present by Jane Keppler. This information may be used by individuals for their own personal use, libraries and genealogical societies. Commercial use of this information is strictly prohibited without prior written permission from Jane Keppler. If material is copied, this copyright notice must appear with the information and please email me and let me know. Neither the Site Coordinators nor the volunteers assume any responsibility for the information or material given by the contributors or for errors of fact or judgment in material that is published at this website.

                                                                                  Page Modified: 21 August 2011