Bowie County, Texas 

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The society will do look ups for obits in the Texarkana papers. They are on film in the Texarkana College Lib. The search fee for those from the microfilm will be a $5 donation for the first obit and $2 for each additional obit requested. This is a non-refundable search fee. Death date narrowed to no more than 1 month. Please include all information when mailing. (Date, full name or nick name) along with the search fee. We can no longer accept requests by e-mail.  Mail to Texarkana USA Genealogical Society, P. O. Box 5825 Texarkana, TX 75505-5825. The wait may be about two weeks. This is for Texarkana, printed obits from the general area.

Willing to do various lookups: Chad Bussey

Multiple requests welcome
Cemetery lookups with digital photos
Courthouse lookups (birth, marriage, death, land, tax, etc)
Library lookups
Surrounding counties lookups (Miller, Red River, Cass, Little River)

Uncertified Death Certificates

For research purposes only, you can order an uncertified photo copy of a Texas Death Certificate 1903-1976.

Special Note: For those in contact with Jean Old, 
she has a new Email address: J.Old@ATT.NET

The following records are held by Jane Newton

These books are available for $15-$20 from the New Boston Gen Society, PO Box 104, New Boston, Tx 75570

The following records are held by Gene Lynch
I am researching the town of Boston, now Old Boston, ca 1830-1870. As such, I have accumalated records and will do lookups on the following: Also, if others have info on Boston, I would appreciate receiving it. Please consider me a point of contact for any research involving Old Boston.

The following records are held by Becky Cowen-Rutter

The following records are held by Doris Lindblad

Remember, do not ask a lookup volunteer for *all* records related to a surname because they cannot fill such requests. At a minimum the first name/initial must be supplied, and additional data such as a year range is preferred.

If you have Bowie County resources and would like to be a lookup volunteer,
please email Jason.

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