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This special section of The Olden Times features old newspaper articles from or about Limestone County, Texas, its history and its families. They can be a valuable resource for genealogical and historical research.

You'll find old news articles, obituaries, birth & marriage announcements, ads and more. See the links at the top of this page to go to the Index of Names or to search this site.

Note: The Index of Names is always your best bet for finding a specific name!

Each of these was scanned from an original issue of an old newspaper in my personal collection. They appear in the order in which they were added to this website.

Texas Genealogy & History Books

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About Kosse, Texas

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The Mexia Evening News (Mexia, Texas) 1912, 1919, 1921, 1922

The Mexia Daily News (Mexia, Texas) 1923, 1924, 1925, 1934

The Mexia Weekly Herald (Mexia, Texas) 1927, 1930-1948

Mexia Evening Ledger (Mexia, Texas) 1899

Evening News, The (Mexia, Texas) 1899, 1900, 1908


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ALLEN Partnership Announcement, 1916

Personal News from Kosse, Limestone County, and Elsewhere, 1916    BREWER, BADER, PARTIN, PATTERSON, BRYANT, KENNEDY, ROBISON, BRIGGS, BROTHERS, EZELL, SPARKS, AINSWORTH, NETTLETON, WALKER, GAMMILL, SNOWDEN, DARWIN, GARRETT, HAMPSHIRE, FAIRBAIRN, BIRDWELL, EUBANKS, STEPHENSON, WHITLOW

CATES (or GATES) Acquitted of Murdering Brother-in-Law HAWKINS Groesbeck, 1911    KIMBELL, WILLIAMS, JACKSON, REYNOLDS, KENNEDY

ADAMS Death at Mexia, 1914

BERRY-BARNETT Firm Elects Directors, Mexia, 1914   BERRY, BARNETT, NUSSBAUM, SMITH, KENNEDY, BABB

Lucy CORLEY Death, Mexia, 1903

Old Fort Parker Restoration postcard

20 Years Ago Today: 3 Articles from 1896, including JACOBS, NICHOLS, PARMER, BARKLEY

Carrie PRICE Death at Thornton, 1903

May WARD Returns from Family Visit in Teague, Freestone Co.,  1914

GODFREY Death, Served in both Mexican and Civil Wars, 1916

LOWERY Death, Confederate Veteran, 1916

GASSOWAY Visits Sister,  Mrs. Bud SMITH, Thornton, 1916

Norman & Mrs. ALLEN Return from Corpus Christi, 1916

The ROBERTSONS Visit Family in San Angelo, 1916

Limestone Co. Boys to Train in Navy, 1916 ALLEN, RAMSEY

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J. T. TODD Visits Parents for the Holidays, 1916

Will POPE & Sister Return from Corpus Christi, 1916

W. D. ALLEE Offers Farm Loans, 1916

Doke PHIFER Moves Family to Kosse from Hearne, 1916

Mrs. BENNETT Breaks an Arm, Alto Springs, 1916

HAMMOND Death at Eutaw, 1916 MAGEE, WILLIAMS

Carl STEPHENS & the Old-Fashioned Self-Administering Gun Safety Course, 1916

J. V. MINTON's Brother Dead in San Saba, 1916

Hacking Cough? Get Your Ballard's Horehound Syrup from MUNROE Bros. 1916

J. V. MINTON Sells Ladies' Complexion Helpers, 1916

Limestone County Students at the State University, 1916 BULLOCK, THOMAS, SCHARFF, BRIGG, FORE, ROBERTSON, ROBISON, MURPHY, RED, CORLEY, HUGHES, TERRILL, SPEIGHT, BARNETT

Reverend NEWMAN Selected to be Missionary, 1910

ADAMS Death, 1909

Much more to come!


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