Brazos County, Texas

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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
Bryan-College Station Public Library System<br>201 E 26th St<br>Bryan, TX 77803<br>Phone: (979) 209-5600<br>[http://www.bcslibrary.org/ Website]  
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Bryan-College Station Public Library System<br>201 E 26th St<br>Bryan, TX 77803<br>Phone: (979) 209-5600<br>[http://www.bcslibrary.org/ Website] <br>
  
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==== '''FAMILY HISTORY CENTERS'''  ====
  
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*[[College Station Texas Family History Center]]<br>2500 Barak Ln<br>Bryan, Brazos, Texas, United States<br>Phone: 979-846-3516<br>Hours: T,Th 10am-1:30pm; T,Th 7pm-9:30pm; 2nd Sat 9am-11am<br>Closed: Closed all week for the weeks of Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years
  
Bryan&nbsp;Texas <br>2500 Barak Ln<br>Bryan, Brazos, Texas, United States<br>Phone: 979-846-3516<br>Hours: T,Th 10am-1:30pm; T,Th 7pm-9:30pm; 2nd Sat 9am-11am<br>Closed: Closed all week for the weeks of Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years
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<br> Family Search Library<br> Carnegie History Center<br> 111 South Main Street<br> Bryan, Texas 77803 <br> Phone: (979)209-5634<br> Hours: Tue, Thurs 10-7 pm; Wed., Fri. 10-5pm <br> [http://www.bcslibrary.org/?page_id=56 http://www.bcslibrary.org/?page_id=56]
 
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Carnegie History Center
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111 South Main Street
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Bryan, Texas 77803
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Phone: (979)209-5634
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Hours: Tue, Thurs 10-7 pm; Wed., Fri. 10-5pm
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[http://www.bcslibrary.org/?page_id=56 http://www.bcslibrary.org/?page_id=56]
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

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Brazos County, Texas
Map
Map of Texas highlighting Brazos County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 30, 1841
County Seat Bryan
Courthouse


Contents

County Courthouse

County Clerk
Karen McQueen
300 E. 26th St., Ste. 120
Bryan, TX 77803
(979) 361-4135
FAX: (979) 361-4125

History

Parent County

1841--Brazos County was created 30 January 1841 from Robertson and Washington Counties. The county was originally named Navasota County, but was renamed Brazos County on 28 January 1842. County seat: Bryan [1]

The county was named for the Brazos River.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Towns and Cities: Bryan | College Station | Kurten | Millican | Wixon Valley

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Bryan-College Station Public Library System
201 E 26th St
Bryan, TX 77803
Phone: (979) 209-5600
Website

FAMILY HISTORY CENTERS


Family Search Library
Carnegie History Center
111 South Main Street
Bryan, Texas 77803
Phone: (979)209-5634
Hours: Tue, Thurs 10-7 pm; Wed., Fri. 10-5pm
http://www.bcslibrary.org/?page_id=56

Web Sites

  • TXGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the county.
  • Hidden Ancestors  Information on Texas genealogy research as well as genealogy research in general.


References

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