Cameron County, Texas Genealogy

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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 00:18, 13 December 2008

United States  > Texas > Counties C > 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).