Welcome To
Winkler County Texas

Greetings from West Texas!   Come back and visit often to see what's new.  We are currently renovating the site and would love to add your pieces of history  to the site.  If you would like to contribute information to the site, offer suggestions, comments, or are willing to volunteer to help with look-ups or transcriptions, please e-mail Jane Colmenares and I will be happy to work with you.
1900, 1910, 1920 & a partial of 1930
An on-going process of compiling obits
text files and original scans of local newspapers!
Listing of all cemeteries along with indexes
Births, Deaths, Marriages & Divorces
1948-1955 Hospital Registry, Jail Book,
Docket Books
Kermit 1938-1959 & Wink 1930-1945
& Photos &
Wink Times Herald
Winkler County News
Odessa American
Dietz, Odom & Beatty
Text file of Kermit Cemetery
E-Mails from folks
(residents past and present)
and their memories of Winkler County
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Please post your queries here
You never know what you might find!
Dates from 1888
Brands included!


Photos of present day Kermit!
How we came to be!

Lots of Info


Need I say more?
NNG Plant Fire, Historical Markers
Potato Farming, TxDOT Map

Photos of Kermit

    WAR            CASUALTIES


Everything you need to know and more!
County, City & State Listings
Many Books!
Interesting & Useful Links!
Compiled by Kay Woods-Lopez
with images from Rand McNally

There is NO Genealogical Society
Join or search our Message Board!
(Has nothing to do with Genealogy but you might enjoy a trip into the past)
TXGenWeb List of Counties
TXGenWeb has initiated a program to recognize the efforts of county sponsors to provide outstanding
resources and assistance to county visitors .  If you would like to nominate a county for this award, make your nomination here - County of the Month Form.
This county is part of the TXGenWeb Project, which with the other state projects forms the USGenWeb Project, an organization of volunteers working for the free access of public domain records used in genealogical research.  If you would like to become involved, contact Shirley Cullum, TXGenWeb State Coordinator.
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Thanks to RootsWeb for hosting this site.
Thanks to Carolyn Harrison, Charlene Beauchamp and Kay Woods-Lopez and the many other contributors for their hard work and dedication to Winkler County.  Know that this will help others for years to come.
Thanks for stopping by and come back often !
Jane Colmenares     Co-Coordinator
Carolyn Harrison    Co-Coordinator
Last Updated October 16, 2010
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where you may search for surnames that sound alike, sort census records for
browsing or use other options.
Visit our newest projects !

Our Fallen Heroes
Honoring all who have given their life in defense of our freedom.

Honoring Our Veterans
Honoring all who have served in our military in defense of our freedom.

These projects are not just Winkler County, we welcome ALL submissions to honor those who have served.
If you would like to add a name to either one of our projects, use the links there, or contact me for help.