Aransas County History Portal

 

History Mysteries

A series of historical articles about Aransas County written by Friends of the History Center for Aransas County.


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Who was grandfather of Pilot?

History Mystery
By: Vickie Moon Merchant
Appeared in the December 24, 2014 Rockport Pilot


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What are roots, lineage, of The Rockport Pilot?

History Mystery
By: Vickie Moon Merchant
Appeared in the November 5, 2014 Rockport Pilot


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What was old courthouse like?

History Mystery
By: Kam Wagert
Appeared in the October 1, 2014 Rockport Pilot


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Who was Connie Hagar?

History Mystery
By: Hannah Hawes
Appeared in the August 27, 2014 Rockport Pilot


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Who were local band of Indians called Karankawa?

History Mystery
By: Pam Stranaham
Appeared in the June 28, 2014 Rockport Pilot


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Why did area reporter call?

History Mystery
By: Janet H. Taylor
Appeared in the May 17, 2014 Rockport Pilot


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Who was Captain Peter Johnson?

History Mystery
By: Jackie Shaw
Appeared in the March 15, 2014 Rockport Pilot


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How did Rockport get its name?

History Mystery
By: Kam Wagert
Appeared in the February 8, 2014 Rockport Pilot


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Why was Copano Bay so important in the 1830's?

History Mystery
By: Pam Stranahan
Appeared in the January 4, 2014 Rockport Pilot


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What was 'Tom Thumb' wedding?

History Mystery
By: Janet H. Taylor
Appeared in the December 11, 2013 Rockport Pilot


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What are firedogs?

History Mystery
By: Sally Reynolds
Appeared in the October 19, 2013 Rockport Pilot


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Why did they call him "Doc"?

History Mystery
By: Sandy Garrison
Appeared in the August 21, 2013 Rockport Pilot


Del Mar Hotel

What caused fire at Del Mar Hotel?

History Mystery
By: Kam Wagert
Appeared in the July 10, 2013 Rockport Pilot


Laffite sketch

Laffite brothers stories told

History Mystery
By Pam Stranahan
Appeared in the June 5, 2013 Rockport Pilot.

Brundrette's

What Happened to George Brundrett?

History Mystery
By: Janet H. Taylor and David Crawford
Appeared in the May 1, 2013 Rockport Pilot.


Activities of Pilot Boy remembered

History Mystery
By: Kam Wagert
Appeared in the March 20, 2013 Rockport Pilot.


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