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|Brazos County, Texas|
Location in the state of Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
|Founded||January 30, 1841|
300 E. 26th St., Ste. 120
Bryan, TX 77803
FAX: (979) 361-4125
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 
The county was named for the Brazos River.
- Look-up Volunteers for Brazos County, TXGenWeb
- Brazos County Sources and Online Databases~ Brazos County, TXGenWeb
- Tombstone Transcription Project ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb
- Texas Historic Cemeteries ~ Partial indexes to historic cemeteries
- African American Cemeteries Online ~ Partial index/transcriptions of African American cemeteries
- Cemetery Junction ~ Links to cemetery transcriptions
- Bagdad Cemetery, Leander
- Bethel Cemetery, College Station
- Bright Light Cemetery, College Station
- Edge Cemetery, Hearne at end of New Cemetery Road NW off Macey Rd.
- Henry Cemetery, Bryan
- House Cemetery, Bryan
- Millican Cemetery, Millican
- Peach Creek Cemetery, College Station
- Salem Cemetery, between Wellborn and Spencer's Cove On road just to the west of FM 2154 that parallels it.
- Steep Hollow Cemetery, Bryan
- Tryon Cemetery, Bryan
- Weaver Cemetery, College Station
- Wellborn Cemetery, College Station
- Wixom Cemetery, Wixom Valley
- Brazos Historical Commission Historical Markers of Brazos County
- Texas Museums ~ List of all museums in Texas ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Historical Maps ~ From the Republic to the Turn of the Century ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site
- Texas Muster Rolls and Military Records for 1835 & 1836 Complete List ~ TXGenWeb
- Military Resources ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Fallen Heroes ~ Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Honoring Our Veterans ~ Partial index of veterans from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Obituary Resources ~ Links to research and locate obituaries ~ Hidden Ancestors
- USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project ~ Texas
- Afrigeneas ~ African American death notices, obituaries and funeral programs compiled by users from current newspapers and historical sources
- Obituary Depot ~ Texas Newspaper Citations
- Obituary Project ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Obituary Daily Times ~ Citations to over 15,000,000 obituaries including interactive search function
- Search Tax, Criminal, Land and Wills Records ~ Ancestry.com (subscription)
- Texas Land Title Abstracts ~ Ancestry.com (subscription)
- 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.
- Texas Marriage Records 1966 - 2005 ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Texas Divorce Records 1968 - 2005 ~ Hidden Ancestors
- USGenWeb Census Project ~ Texas 1850 - 1930
Societies and Libraries
- Carnegie History Center
Bryan+College Station Library System
111 South Main
Bryan, Texas 77803
FAMILY HISTORY CENTERS
- Introduction to LDS Family History Centers
- College Station Texas Family History Center
2500 Barak Ln
Bryan, Brazos, Texas, United States
Hours: T,Th 10am-1:30pm; T,Th 7pm-9:30pm; 2nd Sat 9am-11am
Closed: Closed all week for the weeks of Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years
Family Search Library
Carnegie History Center
111 South Main Street
Bryan, Texas 77803
Hours: Tue, Thurs 10-7 pm; Wed., Fri. 10-5pm
- 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.
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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