Search Results

[Obituary for Burton Edwin Estill]

Description: Obituary for Burton Edwin Estill, a World War II veteran. He was born February 24, 1924, and died June 10, 2007 at the age of eighty-three. The text includes details about the memorial service, memorials, brief biography, and surviving family members. A portion of a photograph and separate news article is visible on the back.
Date: June 12, 2007
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

The Tracings, Volume 05, Number 04, Winter 1987

Description: "The Tracings is the monthly newsletter and the quarterly published by the Anderson County Genealogical Society." The publication contains genealogical information including generation charts, family histories, and lists of records (births, deaths, church records, etc.). Name index begins on page i, after page 181.
Date: 1987
Creator: Anderson County Genealogical Society
Partner: Anderson County Genealogical Society

Baylor College Record, Volume 5, Number 3, December 1902

Description: Monthly publication of announcements and literary pieces about Baylor Female College in Belton, Texas. This issue includes: A Letter from Paris, France (continuation of a traveling account), Tributes to the Memory of Miss Gertrude Osterhout (an alumna and teacher at the school), and additional notes and announcements from the teachers, students, and campus societies.
Date: December 1902
Creator: Baylor College (Belton, Tex.)
Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center

[Dr. John J. Pendergrass Obituary]

Description: Clipping from Dr. John J. Pendergrass' obituary, who passed on January 17, 1948. The text gives a biographical account of the doctor's education, family background, and retirement to Wharton county. It continues on the second page with anecdotes of his charity work. It ends with a small list of his surviving family, including his wife, two children, a sister, a brother, and five grandchildren.
Date: 1948
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

W. H. Petersen Obituary

Description: Obituary for W. H. "Speedy" Petersen of Danevang, Texas. He was born on February 17, 1913 in Illinois and died on October 4, 1997 at the age of eighty-four. Petersen was a World War II veteran and the retired owner of the Petersen Electric Company in Fort Worth. He and his wife, Nancy, were married for fifty-seven years.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

News Photo of Woman

Description: Copy negative of a picture of a woman in a patterned dress, posing with her hand under her chin. The newspaper article under it and the written note on the right are about the death of Wally Akin's wife. The newspaper clips are from an Abilene, Texas newspaper on May 4, 1950.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Las Sabinas, Volume 34, Number 1, 2008

Description: Quarterly publication of the Orange County Historical Society discussing the history of the area and genealogy of residents through essays; oral histories; newspaper articles; letters; records of births, marriages, and deaths; photographs; cemetery records; court proceedings and public records; family Bible entries; and other historical documents. Index starts on page 62.
Date: 2008
Creator: Orange County Historical Society (Tex.)
Partner: Orange County Historical Society

Las Sabinas, Volume 33, Number 4, 2007

Description: Quarterly publication of the Orange County Historical Society discussing the history of the area and genealogy of residents through essays; oral histories; newspaper articles; letters; records of births, marriages, and deaths; photographs; cemetery records; court proceedings and public records; family Bible entries; and other historical documents. Index starts on page 53.
Date: 2007
Creator: Orange County Historical Society (Tex.)
Partner: Orange County Historical Society

Las Sabinas, Volume 34, Number 2, 2008

Description: Quarterly publication of the Orange County Historical Society discussing the history of the area and genealogy of residents through essays; oral histories; newspaper articles; letters; records of births, marriages, and deaths; photographs; cemetery records; court proceedings and public records; family Bible entries; and other historical documents. Index starts on page 49.
Date: 2008
Creator: Orange County Historical Society (Tex.)
Partner: Orange County Historical Society

[Obituary for Patrick Carter, September 18, 2003]

Description: Newspaper clipping of the obituary for Patrick (Pat) Carter, died September 13, 2003. The visitation was held September 17, 2003 at Lewis Funeral Home and the funeral was held September 18, 2003 at Antioch Baptist Church. The funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home. Handwritten note at top of page says "Former Tried Stone B/C (Baptist Church) Member"
Date: September 2003
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Obituary of the 905]

Description: Clipping of an obituary for a train, with a photo of the train beneath the text.
Date: April 1, 1954
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

Texas Genealogical Records, Ellis County, Volume 16, 1800-1962

Description: Genealogical Records of Ellis County, Texas contain various lists of records (births, deaths, marriages, etc.) taken from family Bibles, cemetery and church records, wills, and other relevant sources. Index starts on page 178.
Date: 1962
Creator: Daughters of the American Revolution. Rebecca Boyce Chapter (Waxahachie, Tex.). Genealogical Records Committee.
Item Type: Book
Partner: Nicholas P. Sims Library

The Dallas Journal, Volume 46, 2000

Description: Annual publication containing genealogical information about families in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding area, including family histories, lists of records (births, deaths, registration, etc.), correspondence, and and other documentation. Name index begins on page 103.
Date: June 2000
Creator: Dallas Genealogical Society
Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society

The Dallas Journal, Volume 51, 2006

Description: Annual publication containing genealogical information about families in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding area, including family histories, lists of records (births, deaths, registration, etc.), correspondence, and and other documentation. Name index begins on page 110.
Date: October 2006
Creator: Dallas Genealogical Society
Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society

The Dallas Journal, Volume 48, 2002

Description: Annual publication containing genealogical information about families in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding area, including family histories, lists of records (births, deaths, registration, etc.), correspondence, and and other documentation. Name index begins on page 151.
Date: June 2002
Creator: Dallas Genealogical Society
Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society

The Dallas Journal, Volume 54, 2008

Description: Annual publication containing genealogical information about families in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding area, including family histories, lists of records (births, deaths, registration, etc.), correspondence, and and other documentation. Name index begins on page 104.
Date: October 2008
Creator: Dallas Genealogical Society
Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society

The Dallas Journal, Volume 47, 2001

Description: Annual publication containing genealogical information about families in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding area, including family histories, lists of records (births, deaths, registration, etc.), correspondence, and and other documentation. Name index begins on page 117.
Date: June 2001
Creator: Dallas Genealogical Society
Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society

Texas Almanac, 2002-2003

Description: The almanac covers general topics about the state of Texas including statistics for individual counties, history, wildlife, science, agriculture, expenditures, and weather, as well as discussions of legal and social issues of the time. A general index is on page 629.
Date: 2001
Creator: Ramos, Mary G.
Item Type: Book
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

Texas Almanac, 2000-2001

Description: The almanac covers general topics about the state of Texas including statistics for individual counties, history, wildlife, science, agriculture, expenditures, and weather, as well as discussions of legal and social issues of the time. A general index is on page 631.
Date: 1999
Creator: Ramos, Mary G.
Item Type: Book
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

[Obituary for Reuben J. Lasee]

Description: Newspaper clipping of the obituary of Reuben J. Lasee, detailing his service in the 12th Armored Tank Battalion, and his surviving relatives.
Date: June 22, 1991
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Pauline Lerma, 1976]

Description: Black and white photograph of Pauline Lyles Lerma. She is wearing a hat, glasses, and dark colored shirt. There is a newspaper clipping of her obituary glued to the back of the photo. The newspaper obituary was published in the Daily Mesa Tribune in Arizona in October 1976.
Date: October 1976
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Matta Family