Val Verde County Historical Commission

Val Verde County Historical Commission

Historical Encyclopedia of Texas

 

The Historical Encyclopedia of Texas, published by the Texas Historical Society between 1947 and 1949 contains short biographies of people across the state.

There are short descriptions of Del Rio and Val Verde County

A news clip of Del Rio

 

A news clip of Val Verde

 

Nearly seventy pages cover Del Rio and Val Verde personages, including the names listed below. To see the pages, click on the Historical Encyclopedia of Texas link and scroll through. (It is a very large file.)

Shannon Stapp749
Emmett Young750
Fermin H. Aguirre751
V. Camp Askew751
Ike Billings751
George R. Baker753
Andrew Bode753
Thomas R. Brite753
David Munsey Cogdell755
Aurelio Diaz755
Roy P. Cash755
Emery L. Davis759
O.D. “Dan” Finegan759
Linn E. Davis759
Lee. B. Fawcett759
Zora Green762
George Clyde Earwood762
Doc Everett766
Fred W. Herbst, Junior766
Julius Franki766
Mateo O. Gomez, Junior770
Robert Cauthorn, Junior770
W.B. Hayes770
Max B. Herbst775
Frank D. Hernandez775
Elmer A. Gulick775
Nicolas Flores776
Claude B. Hudsepth, Junior778
Homer Holman778
Martin King778
Roy McCulley778
John A. Latham782
Robert (Bob) Nicholson782
Ralph C. Robertson782
French Ingram786
Mary Lenora Owen786
J. Harold Martin790
Joe Rembla790
Roy J. Perkins790
John W. Ingram792
Therrell Rose792
John M. Jones, Junior792
J.C. Martinez794
J. Autrey Walker794
Henry J.Y. Mills794
Hussie T. Miers798
Alfredo Villegas798
Isiah B. Newman802
M.S. Walker802
Gordon Walton802
Charles R. Schnaubert806
Frank E. Walton806
Willie B. Whitehead806
C.W. (Dink) Wardlaw808
Louis D. Whitehead808
Forrest C. Whitehead811
Llewellyn Rust811
Walter Hadley Wardlaw812
James E. White812
Byron Earl Wilson812
Solomon T. Wright814
Walter Ray Wilson814
Pablo Zertuche814
John William Brite1479
Ira M. Carson1573
Erasmus Keyes Fawcett1792