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Genealogy - Texas

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Gay Family Papers

Identifier: THR/01/2014.s024
Scope and Contents

The Gay Family Papers (1951-1975; one legal folder) include biographical information on Mary L. Gay,who was an early teacher in Huntsville, Texas. The collection also contains the Gay Family Tree,correspondence from Salome Gay Long, and documents on Southern Genealogy.

Dates: 1951 - 1975

German - Texan Heritage Society Newsletter Collection

Identifier: THR/01/2019.s206
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of issues from the German-Texan Heritage Society newsletter. Later issues are titled “The Journal”.

Dates: 1988 - 1990

Joann Day Schlotter Collection

Identifier: THR/01/2017.s128
Scope and Contents

This collection contains materials regarding Joann Day Schlotter. It contains a family history written by Joann and her obituary.

Dates: 2005 - 2007

Johnson Family Papers

Identifier: THR/01/2014.s080
Scope and Contents The Johnson Family Papers (1840 - 1965; 1.5 boxes) includes personal and business correspondence, bills and receipts, photographs and a property deed related to the Johnson Family in Huntsville. The main correspondence in the collection between J.R. Johnson and his wife and was written towards the end of the Civil War. Much of the correspondence is addressed to Maude and William Johnson and includes personal letters, invitations and postcards. This collection also includes photographs, two...
Dates: 1840 - 1965

Jones Family Papers

Identifier: THR/01/2016.s118
Scope and Contents

The Jones Family Papers is composed of photographs, notes, and other documents that portrays the history of the Jones family.

Dates: 1891 - 2010

Mae Wynne McFarland Research Collection

Identifier: THR/01/2014.s063
Scope and Contents The collection is divided into five series: Series 1: Personal Correspondence contains letters, postcards, holiday cards, newspaper clippings,invitations, programs, receipts, and photographs. Series 2: Walker County/ Huntsville History includes correspondence, binders and journals of handwritten notes, typed notes, recipes, family trees, newspaper clippings, notes concerning marriage records and land records, census records, and the history of Cincinnati and the Yellow Fever...
Dates: 1856 - 1977

Pleasant Gray Family Papers

Identifier: THR/01/2014.s064
Scope and Contents

The Gray Family Papers (1835 - 2016; .5 box) include biographical information, newspaper clippings,land title documents, and other material concerning the Gray family of Huntsville. The collection also contains the Pleasant Gray Family Bible loan agreement form between the city of Huntsville and the Newton Gresham Library. Additional information on the Holshouser family was added to the collection in 2016.

Dates: 1827 - 2014

The Descendants of Grandma Toole

Identifier: THR/01/2014.s079
Scope and Contents

The Descendants of Grandma Toole manuscript was written in 1957 by Vernon Fitzgerald and contains the history of several local families, including: Louisa Adla Durdin, James Albert Johnson, Colbert Maltimore Johnson, Mary Elizabeth Williams Rhodes, John Nathanial Williams, Tobe Keys, Fannie Keys Fitzgerald, Julia Ione Keys Toole Gross and Nellie Louisa Keys Millstid families.

Dates: 1957-08-25