Welcome to Rusk County TXGenWeb!
I am your hostess and I invite you to browse these pages in
search of answers to your questions. Although I offer this information, please
be aware that I do not guarantee its validity. My name is
Gina Armstrong Heffernan and I
am relatively new to Rusk County but my family has lived here for about one hundred
twenty-five years. My children's 4th great grandmother is buried near Henderson
and my husband has distant cousins near Troup.
We need volunteers!
If you have information that can
be posted to this site or if you would like to learn to transcribe records,
please drop me a note. We accept any historical or genealogical information
pertaining to Rusk County. We are always in need of volunteers for various
This was won by a previous coordinator.
Cemetery Photos - Rusk County
Cemeteries of Texas
Census Images - Texas
1878 Fugitives From Justice - Rusk Co starts on page 114
1891 Fugitives From Justice - none reported for Rusk Co
GenGathering - helpful volunteers
The Handbook of Texas Online
Interment.net - Rusk County
The Lady Texian's Rusk County - Rusk County
Newspaper Abstracts - Rusk County
Penny Postcards - Texas
Post Offices - Rusk County
Index To Probate Cases - 1843-1939 - Rusk County
The Portal to Texas History
Tombstones Lost & Found
Trammel's Trace - a great presentation by Gary Pinkerton
USGenWeb's Texas Archives
The Whitfield / Ross Texas Cavalry Brigade, CSA
- includes the Co B, 3rd Texas roster
World War II Casualties - Rusk County
World War II Honor List - Rusk County
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