Blanco County, Texas Genealogy

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{{Texas-stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Texas|Texas]]&nbsp;&gt; [[Texas Counties B|Counties B]] &gt; Blanco County'' <br>  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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'''1858--'''Blanco County was created 12 February 1858 from [[Burnet County, Texas|Burnet]], [[Comal County, Texas|Comal]], [[Gillespie County, Texas|Gillespie]], and [[Hays County, Texas|Hays]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Johnson City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1858--'''Blanco County was created 12 February 1858 from [[Burnet County, Texas|Burnet]], [[Comal County, Texas|Comal]], [[Gillespie County, Texas|Gillespie]], and [[Hays County, Texas|Hays]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Johnson City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
The County was name for Blanco River.
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The County was name for Blanco River.  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
'''Towns and Cities: '''Blanco | [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localityrelated&columns=*%2C0%2C0&subject=193196&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Blanco Cypress Mills]&nbsp;| Johnson City | Round Mountain.
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'''Towns and Cities: '''Blanco | [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localityrelated&columns=*%2C0%2C0&subject=193196&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Blanco Cypress Mills]&nbsp;| Johnson City | Round Mountain.  
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Burnet County, Texas|Burnet]]
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*[[Burnet County, Texas|Burnet]]  
*[[Comal County, Texas|Comal]]
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*[[Comal County, Texas|Comal]]  
*[[Gillespie_County,_Texas|Gillespie]]
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*[[Gillespie County, Texas|Gillespie]]  
*[[Hays County, Texas|Hays]]
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*[[Hays County, Texas|Hays]]  
*[[Kendall County, Texas|Kendall]]
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*[[Kendall County, Texas|Kendall]]  
*[[Llano County, Texas|Llano]]
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*[[Llano County, Texas|Llano]]  
*[[Travis_County,_Texas|Travis]]
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*[[Travis County, Texas|Travis]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
[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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[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site  
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.txgenweb.org/ TEXAS GenWeb project<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1234209634250_278"></span>]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp; the county.  
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*[http://www.txgenweb.org/ TEXAS GenWeb project<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1234209634250_278" />]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp; the county.  
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193196&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Blanco&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193196&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Blanco&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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[[Category:Blanco_County,_Texas]]
 
[[Category:Blanco_County,_Texas]]

Revision as of 22:35, 25 August 2010

United States  > Texas > Counties B > Blanco County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Blanco Valley was first settled in 1853.

Parent County

1858--Blanco County was created 12 February 1858 from Burnet, Comal, Gillespie, and Hays Counties.
County seat: Johnson City [1]

The County was name for Blanco River.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1876--Courthouse and most, if not all, county records were destroyed by fire in August 1876.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Towns and Cities: Blanco | Cypress Mills | Johnson City | Round Mountain.

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

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

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998 [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.
  • Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]
    Name index and images of statewide death certificates, 1890-1976. The name index has been created by FamilySearch and is tied to images of the Texas death certificates. Few certificates are available prior to 1903

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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