Andrews County, Texas Genealogy

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Adopted by [http://www.hiddenancestors.com/andrewstx/index.htm TXGenWeb Andrews County]&nbsp;Christina Palmer  
 
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     FAX: (432) 524-1464  
 
     FAX: (432) 524-1464  
 
     [http://www.co.andrews.tx.us/ Andrews County Government Website]
 
     [http://www.co.andrews.tx.us/ Andrews County Government Website]
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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'''1876--'''Andrews County was created 21 August 1876 from the Bexar Land District. '''County seat:''' Andrews <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1876--'''Andrews County was created 21 August 1876 from the Bexar Land District. '''County seat:''' Andrews <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
The county was named for Richard Andrews, who was killed in the Texas Revolution.<br>  
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The county was named for Richard Andrews, who was killed in the Texas Revolution.<br>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/andrewstx/history.htm Andrews County History]  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/andrewstx/history.htm Andrews County History]  
*[http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hca02 Andrews County History] from the Handbook of Texas Online
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*[http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hca02 Andrews County History] from the Handbook of Texas Online  
 
*''Andrews County History, 1876–1978,'' published in 1978, by the Andrews County Heritage Committee
 
*''Andrews County History, 1876–1978,'' published in 1978, by the Andrews County Heritage Committee
  
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==== Maps  ====
 
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*[http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth88307/ Andrews County 1887]
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*[http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth88307/ Andrews County 1887]  
 
*[http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth88309/ Andrews County 1895]  
 
*[http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth88309/ Andrews County 1895]  
 
*[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site
 
*[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site
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==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records<br> ====
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==== Vital Records<br> ====
  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/andrewstx/marriage/marriage.htm Andrews County Marriage Records]. The marriage records are from 1910-2010.  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/andrewstx/marriage/marriage.htm Andrews County Marriage Records]. The marriage records are from 1910-2010.  
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== References  ==
 
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Contents

County Courthouse

Andrews county courthouse.jpg

   County Clerk
   Kenda Heckler
   P.O. Box 727, Andrews, TX 79714
   (432) 524-1426
   FAX: (432) 524-1464 
   Andrews County Government Website

History

Andrews County History

Parent County

1876--Andrews County was created 21 August 1876 from the Bexar Land District. County seat: Andrews [1]

The county was named for Richard Andrews, who was killed in the Texas Revolution.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

County Seat: Andrews

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Family Group Sheets

Family Group Sheets of Andrews County

Obituaries

Andrews County Obituaries

Cemeteries

Andrews County Cemetery (also knows as Andrews Old)

Andrews North Cemetery (connected with the Andrews Old Cemetery)

Andrews West Cemetery

Shafter Lake Cemetery

Church

Andrews County Church Listings- Incomplete list

Funeral Homes

Funeral Homes of Andrews County

Court

Land

Local Histories


Maps

Military

Veterans

Fallen Heroes

Military Records of Andrews County residents

Newspapers

Newspapers from the Andrews County Area

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Andrews County TXGenWeb

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).