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GREGG COUNTY, TEXAS

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    Gregg County History

    (1936 Centennial - Highway Marker)
    GREGG COUNTY
    Formed from Rusk and Upshur counties.
    Created April 12, 1873; organized June 28, 1873.
    Named in honor of General John Gregg (1828-1864). Delegate to Secession Convention and to the Provisional Congress of the Southern Confederacy; a Confederate officer.
    Longview, the county seat.

    Gregg County Courthouse
    Texas - Gregg  County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson

    Gregg County Town List

    Cities, Towns & Ghost Towns: History, attractions, landmarks, architecture, monuments, museums, cemeteries, bridges, parks, vintage & contemporary images, area destinations, hotels, and forum.

    County Seat - Longview
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  • Camden ghost town
  • Danville ghost town
  • Easton
  • Footes ghost town
  • Gladewater
  • Greggton ghost town
  • Iron Bridge ghost town
  • Kilgore
  • Liberty City
  • Longview County seat
  • North Chapel ghost town
  • Omega ghost town
  • Teneryville ghost town
  • White Oak
  • Gregg  County TX 1907 postal map
    Gregg County 1907 Post Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Gregg  County 1920s Map
    Gregg County 1920s Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Gregg  County 1940s Map
    Gregg County 1940s Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
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