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A special Thank you to Beth Love for sharing these

 Historical and Family photos of Mitchell County.

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City National Bank


The first jail was made with solid rock, 20 X 14 feet, with walls 2-1/2 feet thick.   Arched

roof of rock over two iron doors, to be built in 40 days by Martin, Byrne and Johnston

for $21,300.00 to be completed by August 15, 1882.    It was completed July 23, 1882.

First County Courthouse

Price Rone, Jess Lee, Aldin Lee, Jim Lee, Olan Lee

Elvis Lee and Raymond Lee.   About 1931.

James William and Myrtle Annie Rone Lee on their wedding day in 1906 in Loraine.

(Grandparents of Beth Love)


A special Thank you to Pat Hudgins for sharing these Historical photos of Mitchell County.

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Street View Alamo Hotel Colorado River Bridge Ford Motor Company Tractors
Loraine Depot Mitchell County Courthouse Methodist Church Ruddick Park
T & P Depot Westbrook Depot


Family Photos of County Coordinator Christina Palmer
Lydia Jane McCarley Fowler Sallie Evans Thomas Wiley Evans Bessie, Newt, Mary Elizabeth, Foy, Bonnie, Opal & Sallie Ann Evans William Wylie Evans


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Westbrook Blacksmith shop owned by John S. Pogue.  
Photo taken between 1903 and 1910.
Submitted by Kathleen Goetting

A special thanks to Travis Monday for permission to use the
following pictures from his private collection
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Chief Lone Wolf Tauankia,
Son of Lone Wolf

Dick Ware,
First Sheriff of
Mitchell Co., TX
Pistol used by
Dick Ware

Historical Marker
near Dick Ware's Grave

Gravestone of Maud Taylor

Buffalo Tracks?


Family Photos of the Family of Jacob Edwards

(click the link above)


Special thanks to Sandee Farmer for sharing them with

Mitchell County, TXGenWeb


Thanks to Hidden Ancestors for hosting this site !
 County Coordinator:
Christina Palmer
Texas State Coordinator:
Shirley Cullum
Assistant State Coordinators:
Elaine Martin  &
Jane Keppler

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