Fannin County, Texas

Tim Davis is a Bonham teacher who has written a number of articles on Fannin County history backed up by considerable research.  Most have been printed in the North Texas e-News.  We post them here with permission to make them more accessible.


The Remarkable Life and times of Bonham Native Robert H. Taylor.  Originally printed in the e-News June 26, 2007.


The J. C. Penney Co. Comes to Bonham.  Originally printed in the e-News January 16, 2008.


The Water Tower Built by Texas & Pacific Railroad.  Originally printed in the e-News February 24, 2010.


When Electricity Came to Bonham.  Originally printed in the e-News August 20, 2012.


The Denison, Bonham and New Orleans Railroad and the Goulds.  Originally printed in the e-News June 16, 20014..


The History of Coca-Cola Bottling in North Texas.  Originally printed in the e-News July 7, 2014.


When "The Killer" Stayed in Town; Jerry Lee Lewis in Bonham.  Originally printed in the e-News August 13, 2014.


Kraft in Bonham: Just Say Cheese.  Originally printed in the e-News November 18, 2014.

Bonham's Texas & Pacific Roundhouse.  Originally printed in the e-News April 7, 2015.


Bonham's WWII Prisoner of War Camp.  Originally printed in the e-News May 18, 2015


The Bridges Across Red River.  Originally printed in the e-News July 22, 2015.


Taking a Ferry Across Red River.  Originally printed in the e-News July 22, 2015.



Tim Davis Articles