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Welcome to Pecos County, Texas

* The TXGenWeb Project


* The USGenWeb Project

Interesting Links

FAMILY SEARCH - LDS Church site in Utah has 1,000s of ancestral files to search plus the entire 1880 US and Canadian Census. The largest genealogical reference base.

Abandoned & Little-Known Airfields - Includes Win Field - AKA Gibbs Field, in Fort Stockton

See You In Texas: Texas Culture Content Site - Maintained by Sheffield Locals

Permian Historical Society - The Permian Archives consists of historical items gathered between 1958 and 1971 by early-day Permian Historical Society members as a means of preserving Permian Basin history

Pecos River Encampment - Located between Iraan and Sheffield along Texas Hiway 349

A History of the Pecos River Family Encampment 1940-1996 - Follow the link! It is well worth the time to read every bit

The Pecos River - Article by Texas Bob

The Texas Ranger Hall of Fame - The Texas Ranger Dispatch contains lots of stories!

Shirley Hornbeck's This and That Genealogy Tips

Medals of Honor Index - (List of Medal of Honor recipients by conflict with information about each honoree)

Pearl Harbor Casualty List

Vietnam Casualty Search Page

Army Center for Military History - 1099 14th Street, NW - Washington, DC 20005-3402
Tel: 202-761-5413

Dept. of Veterans Affairs - 810 Vermont Avenue, NW - Washington, DC 20420
Tel: 202-233-4000 - 800-827-1000

Marine Corps Historical Center - Washington Navy Yard, Building 58 - Ninth and M Streets, SE - Washington, DC 20374-0580
Tel: 202-433-3483

National Cemetery System - Department of Veterans Affairs - 810 Vermont Avenue, NW - Washington, DC 20420
Tel: 202-273-5221

Naval Historical Center - Washington Navy Yard - 901 M Street, SE - Washington, DC 20374-5060
Tel: 202-433-4132
Fax: 202-433-9553
Tel: 202-433-4882
Fax: 202-433-8200
Operational Archives:
Fax: 202-433-2833
Ships History Branch:
Tel: 202-433-3643
Fax: 202-433-6677

U.S. Air Force Historical Research Agency
600 Chennault Circle
Maxwell AFB, AL 36112-6424

U.S. Army Military History Institute - 22 Ashburn Drive, Carlisle Barracks - Carlisle, PA 17013
Tel: 717-245-3611
E-mail: (Special Collections) (Archives Collection) (Historical Reference)

More Military Links can be found at NARA's Military Personnel Records Center Link page
USGenWeb Civil War State Links  

The Buffalo Barracks 1837-1846

Haley Memorial Library The purpose of the Nita Stewart Haley Memorial Library and J. Evetts Haley History Center is to preserve our western heritage. The Library houses more than 25,000 books, manuscripts and other printed material documenting western history. Established in 1976, this remarkable institution has endured the test of time. Offered in the collections are printed and manuscript materials on western exploration, frontier military history, early railroads, the development of ranching and farming, mining, politics, frontier social history and material on regional and local Texas histories







TXGenWeb is part of the USGenWeb Project.
Links to all the county sites in the TXGenWeb Project.

Contact the Pecos County Coordinator, Eddie Cope,
Send comments about TXGenWeb to Shirley Cullum,

Last updated: Friday, August 17, 2007 06:25 PM

Copyright 2009 by Eddie Cope