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'''1873--'''Gregg County was created 12 April 1873 from [[Rusk County, Texas Genealogy|Rusk]] and [[Upshur County, Texas Genealogy|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 http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hcg10</ref><br>
*'''County seat:''' Longview <ref
name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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