The following are books and microfilms about Denton County, Texas. Some of these resources are available at the Emily Fowler Public Library (EFPL) and the University of North Texas Library at (UNT).
This is the definitive history on Denton County up to the First World War. It provides a fairly comprehensive list of the early settlements and the people who settled there. Also included are lists of elected officials, Confederate Unit rosters, Membership list from the Old Settlers Reunion, and much more.
- History and Reminiscences of Denton County by Ed. F. Bates, 1919 (Reprinted by Denton County Historical Commission, 1989