Cameron County, Texas Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Texas|Texas]]&nbsp;&gt;Cameron County'' <br>  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
 
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By 1761 Spanish ranches were established. In 1845 Fort Brown was established and Anglo-Americans came to the area.
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Cameron County was created and organized 12 February 1848 from Nueces County. County seat: Brownsville. By 1761 Spanish ranches were established. In 1845 Fort Brown was established and Anglo-Americans came to the area.
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'''1848--'''Cameron County was created 12 February 1848 from Nueces County. '''County seat:''' Brownsville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193254&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Cameron&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog.]
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193254&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Cameron&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
 
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Revision as of 18:45, 14 October 2008

United States  > Texas > C Counties > Cameron County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

By 1761 Spanish ranches were established. In 1845 Fort Brown was established and Anglo-Americans came to the area.

Parent County

1848--Cameron County was created 12 February 1848 from Nueces County. County seat: Brownsville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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