Marilyn Vaught has been kind enough to send a wealth of information about
her husband's family -
William M Ross and the city of
We have a new DNA-backed story of the Wyatt Family
Still more of Michael Parsons' photos:
I have added more cemeteries
Michael Parsons has sent photos for 26 cemeteries and I have added
Gray Family and the Hickory Grove
African American section. A nice
researcher has provided the names for the
Perkins, Prather, Phillips Graves near Anadarko.
Carolyn sent a transcription and photos of
Michael has found and photographed the
I've added Carolyn's transcription and photos for
Once again, I have forgotten to update this page for over a year.
My local geocacher, Michael Chanler has been busy and sent photos for
Oak Grove Cemetery and
Hartt-Foster Cemetery, which was originally called Foster-Bowling on this site.
Michael has also udated the GPS coordinates for several other cemeteries.
Carolyn has sent photos and transcriptions for three cemeteries - Stewart,
Martin, I'm still working on the Stewart photos.
Added a catalog and photos of
Neeley Cemetery and 375 more photos to
Lakewood Cemetery for a total of 3199 photos so far.
I've added a few new cemeteries to the list and made some corrections to others and to the cemetery maps.
I've added a
new cemetery but have no information on it. Can you help?
I've added about 1200 more photos and a catalog of section E to
Lakewood Cemetery from Carolyn; added a gate photo for
Jones & Hogg Cemetery.
I've just moved the site. Nothing should change but, if you have any problems,
please let me know.
Carolyn sent a transcription and photos for
A couple of new
Historical markers for the Beall-Ross Home and the East Texas Musical Convention.
Repaired links on the
family group sheet page.
Added a partial catalog and some photos of tombstones in
Updated Maps, Cemeteries, Churches and Historical Markers.
Added a history for
Smyrna Baptist Church
Carolyn sent a complete
photos for Crow Cemetery.
I added a
photos for Woodlawn Heights
I've added photos of Smyrna and Redlands Churches and the Concord Community
Churches and a transcription and photos of
Carolyn has added a complete set of photos for
We won another Honorable Mention from the Surfing Committee, thanks!
I added another photo from Sil Crim of the
I've added photos for
Ms. Carnell Lewis Wright submitted a catalog for
Antioch Memorial Garden.
Added estate records for
Elbert J Rachels
Added photos and catalogs of
Waggoner Family, and
Chapman Cemeteries, a photo of
Antioch Memorial Garden, and coordinates for
New Prospect Cemetery.
Added photos of
Lee Shiloh Cemeteries.
Added list of Slaves with birthdates from
Taylor Elijah Kennard. Orginal
document scanned and included.
I've re-done the
cemetery page. Each cemetery has its
own page where information can be added. Most cemeteries are linked
to a map of their locations. On the
maps, I've linked back to the
information page. I moved several cemeteries from the "approximate"
map to the "known" map and added a couple of new cemeteries.
I've added some photos of the
John Watkins Grave.
The site received an Honorable Mention for the County of the Month
award. This our second Honorable Mention. Thanks, Surfing Committee!
I've added photos and a catalog of
Dansby Cemeteries. I've also updated
some of the Historical Marker pages with photos.
Carolyn sent photos and a catalog of
I've finished uploading Lakewood.
The Rusk County Archives has moved again, this time to
I've redecorated again.
Carolyn sent photos and a catalog of
Lakewood Memorial Park
I finally uploaded the rest of the
cemetery photos from Michael Chanler. This time he sent
photos of Bridges, Hall, Hallum, Ross, Tatum, and Vinson Cemeteries.
The submission forms are working again.
The Rusk County Homepage has moved to
http://www.txrusk.com/ I'm still unpacking boxes but I think
everything works except the submission forms.
The Rusk County Archives has moved to
Michael Chanler sent
gate photos of Chapman, Craig, Crow, Ebenezer, Florey, Hunt
Lanston, Liberty, Mapps, Moyers, Myers, New Hope, Oak Hill, Oberthier, Stewart,
Trammel, and Waggoner cemeteries.
Carolyn added transcriptions and photos of
Greely, Langston, & Buckner Cemeteries.
I've added a transcription and photos of
Fairview (Medford) Cemetery.
Carolyn is back! She sent photos and a
transcription of Wright Cemetery
I've added a listing of
Historical Markers and
some cemeteries to my
I've added some experimental death files to the
Archives for years 1999-2001.
A Photo of a
Henderson High School class taken in 1939.
More photos for
Crim's Chapel, thanks to Sil Crim.
More information on the old Union Chapel Cemetery, which is now called
Rusk County Memorial Gardens.
- this winter has been a toughie and I forgot to update this page.