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Gregg County, Texas Genealogy

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==== Parent County ====
'''1873--'''Gregg County was created 12 April 1873 from [[Rusk County, TexasGenealogy|Rusk]] and [[Upshur County, TexasGenealogy|Upshur]] Counties. The Texas legislature planned to call the new county Roanoke, but during passage of the legislation the name was changed to Gregg, in honor of Confederate war hero John B. Gregg.<ref>Handbook of Texas online: Gregg County</ref>&nbsp; '''County seat: Longview''' <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
==== Boundary Changes&nbsp; ====
==== Populated Places ====
Clarksville City | Easton (partly in [[Rusk County, TexasGenealogy|Rusk]] County) | Elderville (partly in [[Rusk County, TexasGenealogy|Rusk]] County) | Gladewater (partly in [[Upshur County, TexasGenealogy|Upshur]] County) | Judson | Kilgore (partly in [[Rusk County, TexasGenealogy|Rusk]] County) |Lakeport | Liberty City | Longview (partly in [[Harrison County, TexasGenealogy|Harrison]] County) |Shiloh | Warren City (partly in [[Upshur County, TexasGenealogy|Upshur]] County) | White Oak<br>
==== Neighboring Counties ====
*[[Harrison County, TexasGenealogy|Harrison]] *[[Rusk County, TexasGenealogy|Rusk]] *[[Smith County, TexasGenealogy|Smith]] *[[Upshur County, TexasGenealogy|Upshur]]
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