World Genealogy News

  • Weihnachtsmarkt supports Sophienburg
    Around the Sophienburg 2021-11-21
  • Remembering when Wurstfest was at a hole in the ground
    Around the Sophienburg 2021-11-07
  • Older than Gruene Hall
    Around the Sophienburg 2021-10-24
  • Queen of the night
    Around the Sophienburg 2021-10-10
  • Waggoners important to early New Braunfels transportation
    Around the Sophienburg 2021-09-26
  • First county fair was in 1894
    Around the Sophienburg 2021-09-12
  • August 30th, 1862 -- Texans capture guns at Second Manassas
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-30
  • Outlaws, cowboys and armadillos
    Around the Sophienburg 2021-08-29
  • August 29th, 1965 -- Founder of agricultural community dies
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-29
  • August 28th, 1902 -- Newt Gresham founds Farmers Union
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-28
  • August 27th, 1866 -- Redeemed captive begins trip home
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-27
  • August 26th, 1892 -- Town opens with a barbecue
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-26
  • August 25th, 1886 -- Black medical organization founded
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-25
  • August 24th, 1882 -- Flood destroys West Texas town
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-24
  • August 23rd, 1835 -- Loyalist warns governor of anti-Mexican sentiment in Nacogdoches
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-23
  • August 22nd, 1901 -- H&TC absorbs four other rail lines
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-22
  • August 21st, 1910 -- "La Musa Texana" dies in Laredo
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-21
  • August 20th, 1855 -- The future Fort Lancaster is established
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-20
  • August 19th, 1749 -- Apaches bury the hatchet
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-19
  • August 18th, 1824 -- Mexican Congress passes colonization law
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-18
  • August 17th, 1899 -- Black Jack Ketchum is captured in New Mexico
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-17
  • August 16th, 1828 -- Irish colony founded in South Texas
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-16
  • True crime series: Break-in of First National Bank
    Around the Sophienburg 2021-08-15
  • August 15th, 1855 -- First Feast of the Assumption celebrated in Praha
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-15
  • August 14th, 1819 -- First Texas newspaper begins brief life
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-14
  • August 13th, 1945 -- UT professor speaks out for academic freedom
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-13
  • August 12th, 1983 -- Giant sinkhole appears at Boling Dome
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-12
  • August 11th, 1883 -- Future Texas woodcarver born in Switzerland
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-11
  • August 10th, 1862 -- Confederate soldiers attack Unionists beside the Nueces River
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-10
  • August 9th, 1946 -- Last reunion at Camp Ben McCulloch
    Texas Day by Day 2021-08-09