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  Rains County Courthouse
100 Quitman Street   Emory, Texas  75440-1997
903-474-9999   903-473-2461


 County Clerk or District Clerk
County Clerk-Linda Wallace
District Clerk-Deb Traylor
P.O. Box 187
Emory, Tx 75440
903-473-9999 Ext 4

 Rains County Public Library
P.O. Box 189
Emory, TX     75440
Phone: (903)473-5000 ext 283
Fax: (903)473-1703
Information Available at the Library:


 Funeral Homes
     Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home

  Point Funeral Home
1 Hwy. 69
Point, TX

 A.C. McMillan African American Museum

418 Texas St   Ste. 107
Emory, TX 75440
Curator:  Ted Lawe

Open 10:00 to 4:00 pm Thursday - Saturday
great exhibits.

 Rains County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 905 Emory TX 75440-0905
Research library is now located in the Chamber of Commerce
on Texas Street. The hours are:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
12:00n noon - 4:00
President: Virginia Northcutt
Secretary: Henrietta Welch
Treasurer: Anne Warwick
Publications Editor: Elaine Nall Bay

Publications for sale

Microfilm collection
1880 Rains Co. Texas federal census
1900 Rains Co. Texas federal census
1910 Rains Co., Texas federal census
Rains County Leader issues

   Rains County Leader
     P.O. Box 127
     Emory, Tx 75440

 Rains County Chamber of Commerce

 Nearest Family History Center's

(there isn't one in Rains County)

    These are Wonderful facilities for research.  Don't be put off by thinking these folks will try to talk you into becoming Mormons.  Information in the FHC's facilities is for everyone.  They have microfilmed  records from counties all over the US and countries all over the world and have books that have been donated on all types of genealogical information. These are are the closest FHC's to Rains County.

    Greenville Texas
    5309 Utah Drive
    Greenville, Hunt County, Texas, United States
    Phone: 903-455-1614
    Hours: T: 2pm-6pm; W: 10am-9pm; Th: 9am-1pm; Sun: 2pm-4pm as needed.
    Closed: Thanksgiving week. 2 weeks over Christmas & New Years

    Wills Point Texas
    Farm to Market Rd 47
    Wills Point, Van Zandt County, Texas, United States
    Phone: 903-873-4361
    Hours: T, Th 9am-5pm; W 6pm-9pm; Sat. 9am-2pm 1st Sat of the month.; Sun by appt.

    Not in this area---find an FHC near you
    Family History Centers