The Lee County/Central Texas Scrapbook

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Wendish Obituaries Included!

This collection is not restricted to those with Wendish heritage. It covers Lee County, Texas and more.
It is not all-inclusive, but contains information on thousands of those who lived and died in Lee County.

There are also several death certificates presented.

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This section incudes announcements placed in local newspapers, shower announcements and some birth certificates of people who are no longer living.

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This section incudes engagement and marriage announcements placed in local newspapers along with shower announcements or anniversary articles that were published.

Military Service

This section includes articles in local newspapers and draft registration cards

Community News


Beat Five  Behrnville  Copperas Cove  Dime Box  Fedor  Giddings  Houston  Knobbs   Ledbetter   Leo  Lincoln  Paige and Hills  Sand   Serbin  Tanglewood  The Grove  Walburg  Warda  West Yegua

Travel News

This section contains articles clipped from local newspapers, both English and German.

Please check both your individual's surname, location and travel news.


This section includes notices as published in local newspapers. Examples are lists of births, deaths, marriages and land transfers.

Letters from Germany

Letters From Germany 

This section includes letters from Germany published in local newspapers. Work on this section has just begun with more coming once the letters are translated.

If you would like to assist with translations, please contact Weldon, Thank you!

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