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  • State of Texas and Counties Project

    This project is for those from Texas and/or their respective Counties. Note: Only add profiles to this project if the county or counties is/are unknown. For example, John Doe's birth, marriage, or death place is listed as Texas Please follow this link for more information. Medal of Honor Recipients - Texans (either born in Texas or the Home of Record is Texas) Texas claims 75 Medal of H...

  • Bexar County, Texas, United States of America

    Bexar County, Texas, United States of America This project is for anyone that was born, lived, or died in Bexar County, Texas since its creation in 1836. There are or will be "sub-projects" for the founding families of La Villa de San Antonio de Bexar. See Related Projects. Bexar County, Texas has a long rich history that goes back more than a hundred years before its official existence as ...

  • The Alamo

    The project purpose is to connect all of the Geni profiles of those who were defenders at the Alamo. The primary reference for the defenders is , which provides links to details on each person. Another list of defenders (including survivors) : List of Texan survivors of the Battle of the Alamo: Basic (free) users can join the project and help with expanding on the details within existing ...

  • Hidalgo County, Texas, USA

    Hidalgo County, Texas, United States of America This project is part of the State of Texas and Counties Project. Please place profiles of anyone who was born, lived, died, or is buried in Hidalgo County, Texas. For complete history, please see: Hidalgo County, Texas on Texas State Handbook Online website Parent County/Formed From: Established in 1852 from San Patricio County and Cameron C...

  • Karnes County, Texas USA

    Karnes County, Texas and her history Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in Karnes County, Texas. Point of Contact For This Page: Karnes County was formed on February 4, 1854 from parts of Bexar, DeWitt, Goliad, Gonzales, and San Patricio Counties. The county seat is Karnes City. However, Helena (the former "toughest town on earth") was the county seat...

  • State of Texas

    Texas is the second most populous and the second most extensive of the 50 United States, and the most extensive state of the 48 contiguous United States. The name, based on the Caddo word "Tejas" meaning "friends" or "allies", was applied by the Spanish to the Caddo themselves and to the region of their settlement in East Texas. Notable peoples from Texas See: Texas Project Profiles . Als...

  • Mexican–American War

    The Mexican–American War , also known as the First American Intervention , the Mexican War , or the U.S.–Mexican War , was an armed conflict between the United States and Mexico from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution. Combat operations lasted a year and a half, from spring 1846 to fall...

  • Border War (1910-1919)

    The Border War was part of the greater Mexican Revolution. At points in the war, the rebels were supported by the German Empire. The Border War, or the Border Campaign, refers to the military engagements which took place in the Mexico-United States border region of North America during the Mexican Revolution. The Bandit War in Texas was part of the Border War. From the beginning of the Me...

  • Texas in the US Civil War (CSA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from Texas who served in the Confederate Army. Links Handbook of Texas Online: Civil War Texas Military Forces Museum: Texas Military Forces in the Civil War Texas Civil War Confederate Units Texas Civil War Museum Texas Military Forces Museum: Texas During the Civil War Under the Rebel Flag: From the Texas State Library and Archives Comm...

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  • Angelina County, Texas United States of America

    Angelina County, Texas =This project is for those who were born, lived, and died in Angelina County, Texas. Angelina County, Texas on Wikipedia Angelina County, Texas on texasalmanac.com website Namesake: Legendary American Indian maiden named, Angelina. Parent County: Nacogdoches CountyAngelina County was created and organized in 1846.==History and Historical Timeline==

  • Republic of Texas

    A project for those who have family members who go back to the days of Mexican Texas and the Republic of Texas. Mexican Texas is the name given by Texas history scholars to the period between 1821 and 1836, when Texas was governed by Mexico. The Republic of Texas was an independent nation in North America, bordering the United States and Mexico, that existed from 1836 to 1846. Mexican Tex...

  • Gonzales County, Texas United States of America

    Gonzales County, Texas United States of America Geographic Location: 29° 30' 5.8536" N, 97° 27' 8.9748" W This is a (sub) project of the State of Texas and Counties Project and the Gonzales County, Texas sub-project is for those who were born, lived, and died in Gonzales County, Texas . Gonzales County, Texas Genealogy on familysearch.org Gonzales County, Texas on Wikipedia Gonzales C...

  • Andrews County, Texas United States of America

    Andrews County, Texas This project is for those who were born, lived, and died in Andrews County, Texas Andrews County, Texas on texasalmanac.com website ) Namesakes: Andrews County was named in honor of the first casualty of the Texas Revolution, Richard Andrews. Richard Andrews was Killed in Action during the Battle of Concepcion on 28 October 1835. History and Historical Timeline ...

  • The Confederate States (CSA) during the US Civil War

    Confederate States: Alabama , Florida , Georgia , Indian Territory , Louisiana , Mississippi , North Carolina , South Carolina , Tennessee ,

  • United States House of Representatives from Texas

    Members of the United States House of Representatives from Texas*

  • Old Three Hundred

    A collection of the earliest Colonists to settle in Texas while it was under the authority of Mexico. This happened during the 1820's & about 300 individuals/ families migrated to Texas. The name "Old Three Hundred" refers to the settlers who received land grants in Stephen F. Austin's first colony in Mexico. Austin traveled to New Orleans to seek colonists. By Summer 1824 most of the Old Thr...

  • United States Senators from Texas

    United States Senators from Texas List of United States Senators from Texas (from U.S. Senate web site--no links) List of United States Senators from Texas (with wikipedia links)

  • Zapata County, Texas

    This project is for those that were born,lived , and died in Zapata County, Texas.

  • Armstrong County, Texas United States of America

    Armstrong County, Texas United States of America This project is for those who were born, lived, and died in Anderson County, Texas Armstrong County, Texas on Wikipedia Armstrong County, Texas on texasalmanac.com Adjacent counties Carson County (north) Gray County (northeast) Donley County (east) Briscoe County (south) Swisher County (southwest) Randall County (west) Pot...

  • Aransas County, Texas United States of America

    Aransas County, Texas United States of America =This project is for those who were born, lived, and died in Anderson County, Texas. Aransas County, Texas on Wikipedia Aransas County, Texas on texasalmanac.com website Namesake: Rio Nuestra Señora de Aranzazu==Aransas County, Texas History and Timeline=====Aransas County, Texas Military======Aransas County, Texas Notables===

  • Texas Feuds

    Though feuds and range wars were rampant throughout the American West, it seems the Lone Star State wins the "prize" for having the most. In virtually every county in the state, bitter wars were waged, often beginning with a few family members before growing to include hundreds of men. From disputes rising out of Civil War sympathies, to cattle thievery, and old-fashioned arguments between neig...

  • Texas Rangers

    Please bring your Texas Ranger profiles on over to this project - must be set to "public." from Texas Department of Public Safety Silver Stars and Sixguns: The Texas Rangers "They were men who could not be stampeded" That's the way the late Colonel Homer Garrison, Jr., longtime director of the Texas Department of Public Safety, once described the men who have worn the silver or gold...

  • 1st Texas Cavalry (CSA), US Civil War

    1st Cavalry (McCulloch's Regiment; 1st Mounted Riflemen; 8th Cavalry Battalion), 1861-1862

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  • Place projects

    Place projects are projects on Geni that are focused of a specific geographical place or region. Places profiles are also the precursor to the upcoming Place Profiles feature. Place project portals Includes countries and kingdoms, and other top level place project. Geographical Australia Canada Europe Al-Andalus Austro-Hungarian-Empire France French Provinces of the "Anc...

  • American Old West

    Designed to capture contributors and participants in America's expansion westward from the east coast. Including politicians, newsmen, explorers, founding fathers, frontiersmen, mountainmen, railroadmen, lawmen, outlaws, gunfighters, etc. Notable people of the American Old West Artists Frederic Remington - Artist who specialized in the American Old West Explorers Sacajawea , S...

  • Anderson County, Texas

    Anderson County, Texas United States of America This is a (sub) project of the State of Texas and Counties Project and the Anderson County, Texas sub-project is for those who were born, lived, and died in Anderson County, Texas. Anderson County, Texas on Wikipedia Namesake: Kenneth Lewis Anderson, congressman and (4th and last) vice president of the Republic of Texas (1844-45) Abbreviat...

  • Western Television Shows

    Televisions shows that depicted the Old West that ran approximately 1940-1975. The studio and network (NBC) were set on ending the Vriginian series, as evidenced by rivals CBS and ABC making demographic moves away from rural oriented shows (see "rural purge" for more information). The final episode aired on March 24, 1971 ending its 9-season run. Bonanza ended its 14 season run on January 16,...

  • Atascosa County, Texas United States of America

    Atascosa County, Texas United States of America This project is for those who were born, lived, and died in Atascosa County, Texas. Atascosa County, Texas on Wikipedia Atascosa County, Texas on texasalmanac.com website Parent County: The county was formed on January 25,1856 from Bexar County and is named for the Spanish word Atascosa, meaning boggy ground that hindered travel. Count...

  • Galveston County, Texas United States of America

    Galveston County, Texas United States of America Geographic Location: 29° 18' 4.8528" N, 94° 47' 51.7056" W This is a (sub) project of the State of Texas and Counties Project and the Galveston County, Texas sub-project is for those who were born, lived, and died in Galveston County, Texas. Galveston County, Texas Genealogy on familysearch.org Galveston County, Texas on Wikipedia Gal...

  • Goliad County, Texas United States of America

    This is a (sub) project of the State of Texas and Counties Project and the Goliad County, Texas sub-project is for those who were born, lived, and died in Goliad County, Texas . Goliad County, Texas Genealogy on familysearch.org Goliad County, Texas on Wikipedia Goliad County, Texas on historictexas.net website Adjacent counties DeWitt County (north) Victoria County (northeast) ...

  • Glasscock County, Texas United States of America

    This is a (sub) project of the State of Texas and Counties Project and the Glasscock County, Texas sub-project is for those who were born, lived, and died in Glasscock County, Texas . Glasscock County, Texas Genealogy on familysearch.org Glasscock County, Texas on Wikipedia Glasscock County, Texas on historictexas.net website Namesake: George Washington Glasscock on Wikipedia

  • Circle of USA ‧ Texas

    Circle of USA ‧ Texas❜s other STATES of the United : Circle❜s of the USA ‧ to communicate with family-genealogists —Alabama— —Alaska— —Arizona— —Arkansas— —California— —Colorado— —Connecticut— —Delaware— —Florida— —Georgia— —Hawaii— —Idaho— —Illinois & Chicago— —Indiana— —Iowa— —Kansas— —Kentucky— —Louisiana— —Maine— —Maryland— — Massachusetts — — Michigan — —Minnesota— —Mississippi— —M...

  • Austin County, Texas United States of America

    Austin County, Texas This is a sub-project of the State of Texas and Counties Project and the purpose is to add people who were born in, lived in, or died in Austin County, Texas. Please note that the State Capital of Texas is Austin, Texas (also known as "ATX" among locals) is located in Travis County, Texas. Austin County, Texas on Wikipedia.org Stephen Fuller Austin on Wikipedia Au...

  • Archer County, Texas United States of America

    Archer County, Texas United States of America This project is for those who were born, lived, and died in Archer County, Texas. Archer County, Texas on Wikipedia Archer County, Texas on texasalmanac.com website

  • Gillespie County, Texas United States of America

    This is a (sub) project of the State of Texas and Counties Project and the Gillespie County, Texas sub-project is for those who were born, lived, and died in Gillespie County, Texas . Gillespie County, Texas Genealogy on familysearch.org Gillespie County, Texas on Wikipedia Gillespie County, Texas on historictexas.net website

  • Garza County, Texas United States of America

    This is a (sub) project of the State of Texas and Counties Project and the Garza County, Texas sub-project is for those who were born, lived, and died in Garza County, Texas . Garza County, Texas Genealogy on familysearch.org Garza County, Texas on Wikipedia Garza County, Texas on historictexas.net website

  • Gaines County, Texas United States of America

    Gaines County, Texas This is a sub-project of the State of Texas and Counties Project and the purpose is to add profiles of anyone who was born in, lived in, and or died in Gaines County, Texas. Gaines County, Texas Genealogy on familysearch.org

  • Bailey County, Texas United States of America

    Bailey County, Texas This is a sub-project of the State of Texas and Counties Project and the purpose is to add people who were born in, lived in, and or died in Bailey County, Texas. Bailey County, Texas on Wikipedia Bailey County, Texas on familysearch.org/wiki/en 1876--Bailey County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. The county was named for Peter J. Bailey, (1812...

  • 36th Texas Cavalry (CSA), US Civil War

    CONFEDERATE TEXAS TROOPS 36th Texas Cavalry (Woods') The Thirty-Sixth Texas Cavalry, the highest officially numbered Texas Cavalry regiment, was organized in late 1863 at Belton, Texas. It contained 823 men of which many were from Sulphur Springs and Belton, and Caldwell and Gonzales counties. The regiment was assigned to H. Bee's and Bagby's Brigade, Trans-Mississippi Department. For some ...

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  • Spanish Texas (La Provincia de Tejas)

    Spanish Texas or La Provincia de Tejas (1513-1821) This is a top-level project and no personal profiles should be placed here (with very few exceptions such as explorers). "Sub-projects" are in the process of creation and will include the following: 1. Spanish Texas Missions 2. Spanish Texas Presidios 3. Spanish Texas Settlements and Settlers La Villa de San Antonio de Bexar La Ba...

  • Simmons Community, Live Oak County, Texas, USA

    This project is a survey of all the people who were born, lived, and died in the Simmons Community of Live Oak County, Texas, USA. Please feel free to add any profiles that apply. Simmons School Simmons Church

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  • Hood's Texas Brigade (CSA), US Civil War

    HOOD'S TEXAS BRIGADE Hood's Texas Brigade was organized on October 22, 1861, in Richmond, Virginia. It was initially commanded by Brig. Gen. Louis T. Wigfall and composed of the First , Fourth , and Fifth Texas Infantry regiments, the only Texas troops to fight in the Eastern Theater. The First was commanded by Wigfall and Lt. Col. Hugh McLeod, the Fourth by Col. John Bell Hood and Lt. Col. J...

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  • 8th Texas Cavalry (Terry's) (CSA), US Civil War

    CONFEDERATE TEXAS TROOPS 8th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Terry's) (1st Rangers) (8th Rangers) 8th Cavalry Regiment, usually called Terry's Texas Rangers , was organized with 1,170 men at Houston, Texas, in Deptember, 1861. Its members were raised in Houston, Richmond, Columbus, Gonzales, and Wharton, and Bastrop County. The regiment was one of the hardest fighting cavalry units in the war. It ...

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  • 10th Regiment, Texas Infantry (Nelson's) (CSA), US Civil War

    CONFEDERATE TEXAS TROOPS 10th Regiment, Texas Infantry (Nelson's) 10th Infantry Regiment completed its organization at Waco, Texas, during the winter of 1861-1862. Many of its members were from Houston and Tyler, and Grimes, Freestone, San Augustine, and Washington counties. It served in the Department of Texas, then was captured at Arkansas Post in January, 1863. Exchanged and reorganized,...

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  • 13th Regiment, Texas Volunteers (CSA), US Civil War

    CONFEDERATE TEXAS TROOPS 13th Regiment, Texas Volunteers (Cavalry, Artillery, and Infantry) 13th Infantry Regiment was organized during the fall of 1861 and included Bates' Texas Infantry Battalion. The unit contained artillery, cavalry, and infantry companies and was reorganized several times. Attached to the Trans-Mississippi Department, it served in Texas guarding the coast between Galve...

  • Hardin-Simmons University

    Hardin-Simmons University ( HSU ) is a private Baptist university located in Abilene, Texas, United States. Hardin-Simmons University was founded as Abilene Baptist College in 1891 by the Sweetwater Baptist Association and a group of cattlemen and pastors who sought to bring Christian higher education to the Southwest. The purpose of the school would be "to lead students to Christ, teach them...

  • 5th Texas Infantry (CSA), US Civil War

    CONFEDERATE TEXAS TROOPS 5th Texas Infantry Also called, "The Bloody Fifth" 5th Infantry Regiment was assembled at Richmond, Virginia, in October, 1861. Its members were recruited in the counties of Harris, Colorado, Leon, Walker, Montgomery, Washington, Jefferson, Liberty, Milam, Polk, and Trinity. As a part of Hood's Texas Brigade it served under Generals Hood, J.B. Robertson, and J. Gr...

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  • Texas Governors and Presidents

    The following list chronicals the men and women that served as Govenors and Presidents of Texas. The governorship of Texas has been occupied by a succession of influential figures from diverse cultures since 1691; First the Spanish followed by the Mexicans. Later during the Texas revolution an interim government was put into place. After Texas won its independence from Mexico, the Republic of T...

  • 1st Texas Infantry (CSA), US Civil War

    CONFEDERATE TEXAS TROOPS 1st Texas Infantry Regiment Also Called the "Ragged Old First" The 1st Texas Infantry Regiment, nicknamed the "Ragged Old First," was an infantry regiment raised in Texas for service in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. It fought mostly with the Army of Northern Virginia. The 1st Texas Infantry Regiment was assembled at Richmond, Virgini...

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  • 2nd Texas Cavalry

    The 2nd Texas Cavalry Regiment , also known as the Chisum's Regiment or Partisan Rangers , was a cavalry regiment from Texas that served with the Confederate States Army in the American Civil War of about 1,200 men. The regiment was first organized in May, 1861, under the designation of the 2nd Texas Mounted Rifles . It was reorganized in April, 1862, as the 2nd Cavalry Regiment. Recruitment ...

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  • 4th Texas Cavalry (CSA), US Civil War

    CONFEDERATE TEXAS TROOPS 4th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (4th Mounted Volunteers) The Texas 4th Cavalry Regiment was organized with about 1,000 men during the late summer of 1861. Its members were from Gonzales, San Antonio, Bonham, Austin, Livinston, Crockett, and Alto, and Milam and Parker counties. The unit served in Henry H. Sibley's Army of New Mexico, then was assigned to Green's and Hard...

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  • U.S.A. Indigenous peoples-Lower Plains

    North American Tribes Lower Plains Includes the Following States Arkansas | Louisiana | Oklahoma | Texas Includes the Following Native American Tribes Acolapissa Adai Alabama Anadarko Apache Apalachee Aranama Arapaho Avoyel Bayogoula Bidai Biloxi Caddo Cahinnio Chatot Cherokee Cheyenne Chickasaw Choctaw Coahuiltecan Tribes Comanche Coaque Creeks Deadose Delaware Dotame Doustioni...

  • Native American Tribes- State of Texas

    Links Naming Conventions Akokisa Alabama Anadarko Apache Aranama Atakapa Bidai Biloxi Caddo Tribes +note in MO Cherokee Choctaw Coahuiltecan Tribes Comanche Tribes Creeks Deadose Eyeish Guasco Hainai Hasinai Confederacy Isleta del Sur Jicarilla Kadohadacho Confederacy Karankawan Indian Tribe Kichai Kiowa Koasati Lipan Muskogee Nabeda...

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  • Music of Texas: Austin, Lubbock and other music scenes

    Buddy Holly Roy Orbison ZZ Top Jerry Jeff Walker Kinky Friedman Steve Earle Nanci Griffith Hank Williams Joe Ely Butch Hancock Jimmie Dale Gilmore Angela Strehli Janis Joplin Johnny Winter Townes Van Zandt Guy Clark Willie Nelson Waylon Jennings Stevie Ray Vaughan Flaco Jiménez

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  • 4th Texas Infantry (CSA), US Civil War

    CONFEDERATE TEXAS TROOPS 4th Regiment, Texas Infantry 4th Infantry Regiment completed its organization at Richmond, Virginia. Its members were recruited in the counties of Goliad, Travis, Robertson, Falls, Guadalupe, McLennan, Bexar, Grimes, Walker, Hill, Montgomery, Freestone, Navarro, Ellis, and Henderson. It became part of Hood's Texas Brigade and served under Generals Hood, J.B. Roberts...

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  • Frontier Regiment, Texas Cavalry (CSA), US Civil War

    CONFEDERATE TEXAS TROOPS Frontier Regiment, Texas Cavalry (McCord's) The Frontier Texas Cavalry was organized by order of the Texas State Legislature in order to "constitute a command for the special protection of the frontier against Indian depredations." The unit was organized in late 1862 and accepted into Texas state service on January 1, 1863. It remained in state service until finally...

  • Stallard Family

    Connected Families Samuel Stallard 1720 of Essex Co VA

  • Adelsverein Colony

    The Mainzer Adelsverein at Biebrich am Rhein (Society for the Protection of German Immigrants in Texas), better known as Adelsverein (German pronunciation: [ˈaːdəlsfɐˌʔaɪn], "Nobility Society"), organized on April 20, 1842, was a colonial attempt to establish a new Germany[1] within the borders of Texas. History Adelsverein was organized on April 20, 1842, by 21 German noblemen at Biebric...

  • Texas County Dirctory

    Anyone interested in doing research in Texas...please go to this link ... All the counties in Texas are listed..

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