Welcome to the TXGenWeb site for Red River County. This page is part of the USGenWeb, dedicated to keeping genealogy and history data free on the internet. These pages are created by volunteers and all the data is donated by volunteers. If you can help by donating information, please contact Patsy FinleyVinson or Laura Gregory Roberts.

Please welcome a new Assistant Red River Coordinator: Debra Usry


 This site is dedicated to Cynthia Samples
Red River County Coordinator 1998-2015

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Cemetery Index

Red River County Cemetery and Death Database
Compiled by: Lawrence and Sue Dale

Internet setup: Debra Usry

 Census Transcriptions

1850 Census
1860 Census
1870 Census
(Now complete)
1880 Census - Free on familysearch.org

1900 Census
1930 Census Index

1890 Union Veterans Census

1850 Mortality Schedule
1870 Mortality Schedule

 Courthouse Records

1838 Tax List

Index to Will Book A

Index to Will Book B



History of Clarksville and old Red River County
by Pat B. Clark, 1937
Transcribed and contributed by David Maxey

Fugitives from Justice - 1878
Fugitives from Justice - 1891
Lists of Persons wanted by Texas Rangers

Automobile Owners in 1912

Old Miller County Arkansas Links

Red River County Postoffices, Postmasters and Communities

Map Showing Post Office Locations


 Email List- Red River

If you have an interest in Red River County genealogy and local history you are invited to join our EMail list. This is a group of friendly, helpful people, some of whom are experts in different areas of the county. To join, send an EMail to TXREDRIV-L-request@rootsweb.com


Charter Members of United Confederate Veterans
(John C Burks Camp)

Red River War Dead

Volunteer Civil War Units formed in Red River County

Red River World War II Veterans - a tribute to the men and women who served in World War II.

Texas soldiers who served in the US-Mexican War -This database was graciously provided by Karen Weaver, a National Park Service park range. Karen works at the Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park which preserves the site of the first battle of the U.S.-Mexican War. (Roster)

Obituaries of Red River County O

Obituaries of Red River County

Accepting Red River Obituaries from death certificates, newspapers and other sources. Please contact Patsy Vinson to find out more details.


Red River County Deeds

Historical Photo Album

Red River County Landmarks

Old Newspaper Section

Newspapers in Texas on Microfilm--Where it list the paper out to the side are dates, click on the date and it will take you to the actual paper.

PPublications, Etc.

Johnnie Lee -- It Happened in Post Oak - Red River County TX in 1890

Eugene Bowers -- Red River Dust -- surname index with pages listed.




Archived Queries
(Look at Archived Queries and Surnames posted prior to July, 1999)

2016-2017-2018 Queries


Red River County Message Board
View and Post New Queries


 Related Links

USGenWeb Archives for Texas
  Table of Contents for Red River County

TXGenWeb Project - All counties index

Clarksville Postcards (part of TXGenWeb Postcard collection)

Clarksville Funeral Home

Links to Neighboring Counties

Links - additional resources to check

Top 100 Genealogy Sites
Resources for Military Families

How to Travel to Find Your Roots
Genealogy and the Law
A Beginner's Guide to Starting a Family Tree Online
Military Indexes

 Research Helps


Red River County Published Sources

County Map

Neighboring Counties of Red River

Bowie, Delta, Franklin, Hopkins, Lamar, Titus, Choctaw, McCurtain

Lookup Volunteers

Personal Websites with Red River Connections

Red River County Genealogical Society

 School History

Union Grove School Register - 1926-29

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Last Updated 29 January 2019.

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