Angelina County, Texas Genealogy

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== County Courthouse<br>  ==
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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*[http://www.angelinacountygenealogy.com/cemeteries.html Angelina County Cemeteries] ~ TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=46&CScnty=2522 FindAGrave] &nbsp;~ cemetery transcriptions
 
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==== Land  ====
 
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/angelina/land/abstracts.txt Land Survey Abstract Indices of the Original Land Owners of Texas] - USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/angelina/land/angelina.txt Texas Family Land Heritage Registry First Edition]&nbsp; - &nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project
 
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*[http://txgenweb.org/ TXGenWeb Project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county.  
 
*[http://txgenweb.org/ TXGenWeb Project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county.  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/angelina/angeltoc.htm USGenWeb Archives Project] - records from Angelina County
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/angelina/angeltoc.htm USGenWeb Archives Project] - records from Angelina County  
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*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/tx/ Cyndi's List ]- Links to state and county resources
 
*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/tx/ Cyndi's List ]- Links to state and county resources

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Contents

County Courthouse

Hand and keyboard.jpg Texas
Online Records
Angelina County Courthouse
PO Box 908
Lufkin, TX 75902-0908
Phone: 936.634.8339 

County Clerk has some birth records from 1875, death records
 from 1903, marriage, probate and land records from 1846;
District Clerk has divorce records; County Clerk and District
Court have court records from 1920[1]

History

Parent County

1846--Angelina County was created April 22, 1846 from Nacogdoches County.

County seats: Marion 1846-1854; Jonesville 1854-1858; Homer 1858-1892; Lufkin 1892-present. [2][3]

According to tradition, Angelina county was named for an Indian girl who helped missionaries in the area.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1891--Angelina County Courthouse at Homer burned on November 19, 1891.  Many of the county records - including those in the assessor's office and the justice of the peace office were destroyed. [4]

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cities and Towns: Burke | Diboll | Hudson | Huntington | Lufkin | Shawnee | Zavalla

Neighboring  Counties

Resources

African American


Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

1914 Map of Angelina, Gregg, Harrison, Cherokee, Houston, Nacogdoches, Panola, Rusk, San Augustine, Shelby, Smith & Trinity at www.rootsweb.com

Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Angelina County, Texas. Page 658 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. Angelina County - Handbook of Texas Online http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hca03
  4. GenDisasters.com - Homer, TX Courthouse Fire, Nov 1891 http://www3.gendisasters.com/texas/7309/homer-tx-courthouse-fire-nov-1891