Texas Mailing Lists

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[11TH-TEXAS-CAVALRY] [17TH-TX-CAVALRY] [8TH-TEXAS-CAVALRY] [DGSBOARD] [GERMAN-TEXAN] [GRAY_TX] [NORTH-TX] [PERMIAN_BASIN] [PGST] [PORCION] [TEXAS] [TEXAS-CENTENNIAL] [TEXAS-ROOTS] [TEXAS-TTTP] [TX-AFAM-GEN] [TX-AGS] [TX-ASYLUM] [TX-BAPTIST] [TX-BOOKS] [TX-CATHOLIC] [TX-CEMETERIES] [TX-CEMETERY-PRESERVATION] [TX-CEMETERY-RESEARCH] [TX-CENSUS-LOOKUP] [TX-CIVIL-WAR] [TX-COTTON] [TX-CW-10thCav] [TX-CZECH] [TX-EARLY-LEADERS] [TX-ETGS] [TX-FREEDMEN] [TX-GCGS] [TX-GHOSTTOWNS] [TX-HISTORY] [TX-HOUSTON-LIGHT-GUARD] [TX-INDIAN-CEMETERIES] [TX-INDIAN-TRIBES] [TX-JEWISH] [TX-Landmark] [TX-LAWMEN-OUTLAW] [TX-LOOSE-ENDS] [TX-LUTHERAN] [TX-MEMORIES] [TX-MERCERCOL] [TX-METHODIST] [TX-MEX] [TX-MONTAGUE-VOLUNTEERS] [TX-MYSTERIES] [TX-NACGSCIG] [TX-NORWEGIANS] [TX-OILGEN] [TX-OLD-NEWS] [TX-POLISH] [TX-REVOLUTION] [TX-ROLLCALL] [TX-SHARECROP] [TX-SPGS] [TX-TEXSTATE] [TX-UDC] [TX-VETERANS] [TX-VINTAGEPHOTOS] [TX-WOODMEN] [TXCEMASSOC] [TXGEN] [TXLEGNOTES] [TX_HILL_COUNTRY] [WESTEX-ROOTS]

TX-GCGS-L
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Topic: the members of the Galveston County (Texas) Genealogical Society (GCGS) to discuss Society activities and genealogical research projects. Subscription to the list is limited to only active members of the Society. The TXGALVES list described above should be used for queries related to searches for ancestors connected to Galveston County. Interested individuals may also want to check out the Galveston County TXGenWeb page at http://www.rootsweb.com/~txgalves/.

There is a Web page for the TX-GCGS mailing list at http://www.rootsweb.com/~txgalves/.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-GCGS-admin@rootsweb.com.


PERMIAN_BASIN-L
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Topic: the Permian Basin area of Texas including Andrews, Ector, Midland, Ward, and Winkler counties. Interested individuals may want to check out the TXGenWeb page for Ector County at http://www.rootsweb.com/~txector/index.htm

There is a Web page for the PERMIAN_BASIN mailing list at http://www.rootsweb.com/~txector/index.htm.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PERMIAN_BASIN-admin@rootsweb.com.


GERMAN-TEXAN-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in German and Central European immigrants to Texas, especially Germans in the 19th century. The list will also discuss current events and societies related to genealogy and history in Texas.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at GERMAN-TEXAN-admin@rootsweb.com.


GRAY_TX-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the Gray surname and variations in Texas at any time.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at GRAY_TX-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-Landmark-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in Texas landmarks and vanished communities.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-Landmark-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-MEX-L
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Topic: anyone with ancestors who immigrated to Texas from Mexico.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-MEX-admin@rootsweb.com.


WESTEX-ROOTS-L
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Topic: West Texas.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at WESTEX-ROOTS-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-NACGSCIG-L
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For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-NACGSCIG-admin@rootsweb.com.


TEXAS-ROOTS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in Texas.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TEXAS-ROOTS-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX_HILL_COUNTRY-L
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Topic: This is not a list for research in Hill County, TX. This list is dedicated to the discussion and exchange of information regarding the history and genealogy of the 22 counties that make up the region known as the "Texas Hill Country".

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX_HILL_COUNTRY-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-MEMORIES-L
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For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-MEMORIES-admin@rootsweb.com.


PGST-L
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Topic: the activities of the Polish Genealogical Society of Texas (PGST) and resources available for researching Polish ancestry.

There is a Web page for the PGST mailing list at http://www.pgst.org.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PGST-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-POLISH-L
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Topic: the immigrants from Poland to Texas in the 1840-1930 timeframe.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-POLISH-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-CZECH-L
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Topic: the immigrants from Czechoslovakia to Texas in the 1840-1930 timeframe.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-CZECH-admin@rootsweb.com.


NORTH-TX-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in North Texas. No specific counties are named. If you believe that your family was in North Texas you are welcomed and encouraged to post to this list.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at NORTH-TX-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-CEMETERIES-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone interested in locating, and preserving historical information about, Texas cemeteries. Additional information can be found on the Texas Historic Cemeteries website at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~txcemeteries/ or http://www.historictexas.net/cemeteries.

There is a Web page for the TX-CEMETERIES mailing list at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~txcemeteries/.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-CEMETERIES-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-VINTAGEPHOTOS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the use of vintage photos in Texas genealogy.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-VINTAGEPHOTOS-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-CEMETERY-PRESERVATION-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the preservation of historic Texas cemeteries including research techniques, proper documentation, suggestions, exchange of ideas, computer databases for organizing research, photographing, etc. Additional information can be found on the TX-CEMETERY-PRESERVATION website at http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Academy/2670/CEMETERY-001.htm.

There is a Web page for the TX-CEMETERY-PRESERVATION mailing list at http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Academy/2670/CEMETERY-001.htm..

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-CEMETERY-PRESERVATION-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-CENSUS-LOOKUP-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone desiring a check of this state's census records for their ancestors. Requests should be as specific as possible and include county name, specific family of interest, and year whenever possible. In addition, those who own or have access to census records and are willing to do lookups are asked to subscribe and assist in responding to queries.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-CENSUS-LOOKUP-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-VETERANS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in those who signed up for military service in Texas and/or participated in military operations in Texas during the Indian Wars, Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Civil War, Spanish American War, and World War I.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-VETERANS-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-ROLLCALL-L
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Topic: A mailing list for any and all researchers of Texas kin to post roll calls ... surnames they are researching and associated information such as locations and timeframes.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-ROLLCALL-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-MYSTERIES-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone who is researching genealogical mysteries in Texas.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-MYSTERIES-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-GHOSTTOWNS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the ghost towns of Texas.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-GHOSTTOWNS-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-AFAM-GEN-L
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Topic: African American genealogy in Texas. This list will cover all aspects of African American genealogy in Texas from Spanish Exploration to slavery to Reconstruction to the present.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-AFAM-GEN-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-COTTON-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in cotton farming in Texas and their ancestors who participated in it.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-COTTON-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-MERCERCOL-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Mercer's Colony in Texas. Mercer's Colony was secured by Charles Mercer, a member of the House of Representatives from Virginia, as a land grant from the Republic of Texas in 1844 and covered all or part of the present Texas counties of Hunt, Rains, Rockwall, Kaufman, Van Zandt, Henderson, Navarro, Hill, McLennan, Johnston, Ellis and Dallas. Mercer's colonizing association was called the "Texas Association" but is more commonly referred to as Mercer's Colony.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-MERCERCOL-admin@rootsweb.com.

This list is adoptable. Visit the Mailing List Request Formif you would like to be the list administrator.


TX-OILGEN-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the people who participated in the Texas Oil Boom (1901-1930s).

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-OILGEN-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-SHARECROP-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in sharecroppers and the problems in tracing them.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-SHARECROP-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-WOODMEN-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the Woodmen of the World Lodge in Texas.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-WOODMEN-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-HISTORY-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding Texas history as it relates to genealogy.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-HISTORY-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-BAPTIST-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Baptist churches in Texas from pre-Republic times to the mid-1950s.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-BAPTIST-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-BOOKS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding genealogical and historical books on Texas.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-BOOKS-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-CATHOLIC-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Catholic Church in Texas from the early Spanish settlement through the 1950s.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-CATHOLIC-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-JEWISH-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the genealogy and history of Jewish immigrants and religion in Texas.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-JEWISH-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-LUTHERAN-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Lutheran church in Texas from pre-Republic times to the mid-1950s.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-LUTHERAN-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-METHODIST-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Methodist church in Texas.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-METHODIST-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-CIVIL-WAR-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Texans during the Civil War including those who fought in the war, lived in Texas at the time, or applied for pensions from or in Texas.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-CIVIL-WAR-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-EARLY-LEADERS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in early political officers, both appointed and elected, in Texas.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-EARLY-LEADERS-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-REVOLUTION-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone who is researching ancestors who fought in the Texas Revolution against Mexico (1835-1836).

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-REVOLUTION-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-LOOSE-ENDS-L
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Topic: A read-only mailing list for those who would like to receive the "OUR LOOSE ENDS" genealogy column published weekly in the Taylor Daily Press and the Cameron Herald newspapers in Texas. Additional information can be found on the Our Loose Ends Genealogy Column website at http://www.geocities.com/lks_friday/COLUMN-001.htm.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-LOOSE-ENDS-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-ASYLUM-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone researching family members who were patients at one of the Texas State Lunatic Asylums, later known as Texas State Hospitals

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-ASYLUM-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-CW-10thCav-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the role of the 10th Texas Calvary during the Civil War.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-CW-10thCav-admin@rootsweb.com.


TEXAS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Texas.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TEXAS-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-ETGS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the activities of the East Texas Genealogical Society (ETGS) and genealogical resources available in the East Texas area. Additional information can be found on the ETGS website at http://www.rootsweb.com/~txetgs/.

There is a Web page for the TX-ETGS mailing list at http://www.rootsweb.com/~txetgs/.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-ETGS-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-TEXSTATE-L
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Topic: A mailing list, sponsored by the Texas State Genealogical Society (TSGS), for anyone who desires assistance in their research efforts in Texas.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-TEXSTATE-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-OLD-NEWS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the submission of abstracts, extracts and links from Texas newspapers published prior to 1931. Newspapers contain much of the information that may not be found elsewhere such as births, marriages, deaths, court notices, etc. They also provide community news and many fascinating details about the lives of our ancestors. Additional information can be found on the Newspaper Abstracts website below:

There is a Web page for the TX-OLD-NEWS mailing list at http://www.newspaperabstracts.com/index.php.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-OLD-NEWS-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-CEMETERY-RESEARCH-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding location and historical data for all Texas cemeteries.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-CEMETERY-RESEARCH-admin@rootsweb.com.


TXCEMASSOC-L
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Topic: Discussing and sharing of information regarding cemetery associations in Texas.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TXCEMASSOC-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-FREEDMEN-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Freedmen in Texas from all ethnic backgrounds (e.g., African, Native American, Caucasian).

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-FREEDMEN-admin@rootsweb.com.


17TH-TX-CAVALRY-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the 17th Texas Cavalry, Confederate States of America (CSA).

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at 17TH-TX-CAVALRY-admin@rootsweb.com.


11TH-TEXAS-CAVALRY-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the 11th Texas Cavalry, Confederate States of America (CSA).

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at 11TH-TEXAS-CAVALRY-admin@rootsweb.com.


8TH-TEXAS-CAVALRY-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the 8th Texas Cavalry (Terry's Texas Rangers), Confederate States of America (CSA). Additional information can be found at The Online Archive of Terry's Texas Rangers.

There is a Web page for the 8TH-TEXAS-CAVALRY mailing list at http://www.TerrysTexasRangers.org.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at 8TH-TEXAS-CAVALRY-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-NORWEGIANS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Norwegians who settled in Texas.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-NORWEGIANS-admin@rootsweb.com.


TXLEGNOTES-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the notification of people, societies, and organizations when there are problems relating to records used by Texas genealogists. The list may also discuss legal and legislative issues in Texas such as pending legislation, legislative bills, vital records access, and access to open or closed records.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TXLEGNOTES-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-LAWMEN-OUTLAW-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone researching ancestors who were lawmen or outlaws in Texas.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-LAWMEN-OUTLAW-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-HOUSTON-LIGHT-GUARD-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the Houston (Texas) Light Guard and the men who belonged to the unit in the late-1800s.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-HOUSTON-LIGHT-GUARD-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-AGS-L
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Topic: Discussing and sharing of information regarding the activities of the Austin (Texas) Genealogical Society and genealogical resources available in the Austin area. Genealogy queries regarding the Austin area are welcome. Additional information can be found on the Austin Genealogical Society website.

There is a Web page for the TX-AGS mailing list at http://www.AustinTXGenSoc.org.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-AGS-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-SPGS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the activities of the South Plains (Texas) Genealogical Society and genealogical resources available in the South Plains area.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-SPGS-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-INDIAN-TRIBES-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone researching their Indian ancestors to discuss and share information regarding Indian tribes that lived in or traveled through Texas.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-INDIAN-TRIBES-admin@rootsweb.com.


PORCION-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion on the subject of spanish land grants, called porcion. The land grants were located along the Rio Grande in South Texas.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PORCION-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-MONTAGUE-VOLUNTEERS-L
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Topic: A mailing list used to communicate with Montague TX volunteers who answer queries for visitors of the Montague County TX TXGenWeb web site. The list will basically be restricted to those volunteers. Anyone wishing to volunteer will be cheerfully welcome.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-MONTAGUE-VOLUNTEERS-admin@rootsweb.com.


TEXAS-CENTENNIAL-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the 1936 Texas Centennial, including the Dallas and Fort Worth Exposition and statewide celebrations that included the construction of 9 memorial museums, 5 community centers, 16 restorations of historical structures, etc. Additional information can be found on The Texas Centennial website at http://www.texasescapes.com/Centennial/Texas-Centennial.htm and the Neglected Texas Centennial Markers picture trail below:

There is a Web page for the TEXAS-CENTENNIAL mailing list at http://www.picturetrail.com/neglected_tx_centenial.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TEXAS-CENTENNIAL-admin@rootsweb.com.


TEXAS-TTTP-L
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Topic: Information for the state of Texas Trails To The Past

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TEXAS-TTTP-admin@rootsweb.com.


TX-INDIAN-CEMETERIES-L
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Topic: A mailing list for those searching for their Texas Native American ancestors. Many of the cemeteries have been destroyed over the years and with others' help, possibly this list will help find lost Indian ancestors.

There is a Web page for the TX-INDIAN-CEMETERIES mailing list at http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/cemeteries/.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at TX-INDIAN-CEMETERIES-admin@rootsweb.com.