Brazos County, Texas Genealogy

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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=159093 Edge Cemetery, Hearne] at end of New Cemetery Road NW off Macey Rd.  
 
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=159093 Edge Cemetery, Hearne] at end of New Cemetery Road NW off Macey Rd.  
 
*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=105067 Grandview Cemetery, Bryan]  
 
*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=105067 Grandview Cemetery, Bryan]  

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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

Individual cemeteries:

BillionGraves

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Carnegie History Center
Bryan+College Station Library System
111 South Main
Bryan, Texas 77803
(979) 209-5630

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).