A partial listing of on-the-shelf research resources in the genealogy room of the Quitman Public Library. This list is updated as appropriate. Check back here for additional listings.
Each listing is by Title, Year, Author. Additions and corrections are welcomed. Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Alba Texas, A Century to Remember……Fifty Years To Reminisce, 1994, Burge, Saundra
Archaeology and History of the Big Sandy Creek Reservoir Area, Woods and Upshur Counties, Texas, The, 1986, Prewit and Associates, Inc
Big Sandy, Big Helper of Men, 1977, West, Shirley
Bits And Pieces of Us, 1972 Literary Magazine, Quitman Junior and Senior High Schools, ca 1952
Captain Bill McDonald, Texas Ranger, Paine, Albert Bigelow
Cemeteries of Wood County, Texas Volume 1, 1970, Turner, Ida Marie & Vickery, Adele W.
Cemeteries of Wood County, Texas Volume 2, 1971, Turner, Ida Marie & Vickery, Adele W.
Cemeteries of Wood County, Texas Volume 3, 1971, Turner, Ida Marie & Vickery, Adele W.
Cemeteries of Wood County, Texas Volume 4, 1972, Turner, Ida Marie & Vickery, Adele W.
Central Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Winnsboro, Texas: Our First 100 Years 1893-1993, 1993
Century to Remember, A, Alba, Texas
Chips of Wood County, 1969, Vickery, Adele W.
City of Mineola Centennial 1873-1973, 1973, Carll, James, et al
Descendants of Francis Benton 1754-1812, 1966, Bullock, Jeat
Early Church Records of Wood County, Texas (Little Hope Baptist Church), No date, Wood County Genealogical Society
Early Settlers (Alba), No date, Turbeville, Martha
First Baptist Church Quitman, Texas Pictorial Directory of Members, 1978, 1983, 1986, 1990, 1991, 1995
First Baptist Church, Quitman, Texas, One Hundred-Thirtieth Anniversary (1850-1980), The, 1980
Fitzgerald, Ambrose Bible Records, 1996
Heritage, A Publication of the Texas Historical Foundation, Vol. 5, No. 2, Summer 87, page 42, “The Last Pioneers to East Texas.” (Little Indiana in Wood County, Texas), 1987, Alexander, Jack
Historical Review of Pleasant Grove School and Community, A (& Hopewell, Good Hope, and Cross Roads churches), ca 1960, Rouse, J. P.
Historical Sketch of Winnsboro, Texas From 1854 to 1918, No date, Moore, Lula C.
History of Mineola, 1973, Jones, Lucille
History of the District Women’s Auxiliary of Baptist Missionary Associations of Wood County, Texas From 1976 to 1986, A, 1986, Clarke, Eloise Patrick
History of the First 100 Years of Flora Lodge No. 119 A.F.& A.M., Quitman, Texas, 1983, Shoaf, Jacob E.
Index to Probate Cases of Texas, No. 250. Wood County September 12, 1857-May 9, 1939, 1942
Inventory of County Records, Wood County Courthouse, Quitman, Texas, 1976, Patterson, Thaxson, et al, The Texas County Records Inventory Project, North Texas State University, Denton, Texas
Marriages For Wood County Texas, Volumes A,B,C,D 1879-1903, 1972, Turner, Ida Marie & Vickery, Adele W.
Mineola and Its Mayors 101 Years, 1976, Bruner, Ora Pritchett
Mineola Chamber of Commerce Member Directory and Buyer’s Guide, No date but ca 1995
Mineola, Texas Centennial, the first one hundred years, 1873-1973, Souvenir Program, 1973
Mineola: Houses, Library, and Notes
Minutes of Mt. Enterprise Baptist Church at Wood County, Texas Septemer 1890 through October 1934, 2001, Tedder, Edith M. Wood
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery Wood County, Texas, 1996, Chaffin, Geneva, et al
Mt. Shiloh Baptist Church, Quitman, Texas, Rev. Troy Miller, Pastor, Celebrates Its 134th Church Anniversary Sunday, June 25, 1995 – 1861-1995, 1995, Price, Mae Jewel, et al
Muddy Creek Cemetery, Quitman, Texas, 2001, Fannin, Brusker & Barbara
Obituary File 1985-86 Taken From the Wood County Democrat, Wood County Genealogical Society
Pictorial History of Wood County, A, 1994
Private History of Mill Creek Farm Wood County Texas, A , 1983, Sall, Larry D. & Judy M.
QHS Memories 1942-1946, 1984
Quitman High School 103 Years, 1997, Puckett, Steve R.
Quitman High Scratch, 1940-41 and1944, 2 Scrapbook of Clippings, 1972
Quitman, Texas 1966, 1989
Report of Wood County, Quitman, Texas For the Year Ended December 31, 1984, 1985, Gollob, Morgan, and Peddy, Certified Public Accountants
Schamberger/Shamburger Family, 1678-1920, No date ca 1973, Shamburger, Sandra Clark Rockey
Smyrna Cemetery 1893-1972, 1972, Dickson, Johnie, et al
Smyrna Cemetery, Wood County, Texas with church history and updated to 1993, 1993, Dickson, Johnie, et al
Stories From Lake Lydia, Volume 2, Special Edition, April 1997
Transcript of 1850-1950 Centennial Edition Wood County Democrat, A, 1964, Vickery, Adele W.
Transportation Plan for Wood County, 1975, Texas Highway Department
Turner Cemetery, Redland Community, Wood County, Texas, 2001, Geeo, Jim & Marilyn
Weddings Over 60, No date, Avery, Lyrlin
Winnsboro, Texas Yesterday, Today, 1952, Suiter, Will D.
Wood County 1850-1860 Censuses Master File, Vol 1 – A-G, Vol. 2 – H-P, Vol. 3 – Q-Z
Wood County 1850-1900, 1976, Hodson, Kay
Wood County 50th Wedding Anniversaries, No date, Avery, Lyrlin
Wood County Birth Records, A-Z, 1903-1940 (Microfilm)
Wood County Democrat (newspaper) 1917-1992, 1995 (Microfilm)
Wood County Genealogical Society Quarterly Newsletters 1986-1990, 2003
Wood County Genealogical Society Quarterly Newsletters 1986-1995, 1999
Wood County Genealogical Society Quarterly Newsletters 1996-2001
Wood County Genealogical Society Quarterly Newsletters 2002 to present
Wood County History 1850-1900, Index to 1987, Dougherty, Miriam Hayley
Wood County In Motion, 2 issues, October 1977 & one no date
Wood County Land Map, 1942, General Land Office, Austin, Texas
Wood County, Quitman, Texas Comprehensive Annual Financial Statements For the Year Ended December 31, 1988
Wood County, Texas 1880 Census Index, Reed, Sharon
Wood County, Texas 1910 Census
Wood County, Texas Marriage Book E 1941, 1944, Reid, Mark Editor
Wood County, Texas Marriage Records January 1, 1879 – April 30, 1997 Husband Index
Wood County, Texas Marriage Records January 1, 1879 – April 30, 1997 Wife Index
Wood County, Texas Obituaries 16 Books A-Z, Wood County Genealogical Society