Cooke County, Texas Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site  
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
Cross Timbers Genealogical Society  
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txcooke/ctgs_index.htm Cross Timbers Genealogical Society]
  
North Central Texas College has a genealogical section in it library supported by Cross Timbers Genealogical Society  
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North Central Texas College has a genealogical section in its library supported by Cross Timbers Genealogical Society.
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txcooke/ctgs_index.htm Cross Timbers Genealogical Society]
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*{{FHL|Texas%2C+Cooke|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
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Cross Timbers Genealogical Society has a website which may be useful
 
  
 
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Contents

County Courthouse

TexasCookeCourthouse.jpg

History

Parent County

1848--Cooke County was created 20 March 1848 and organized in 1849 from Fannin County. County seat: Gainesville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site.

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • 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

Societies and Libraries

Cross Timbers Genealogical Society

North Central Texas College has a genealogical section in its library supported by Cross Timbers Genealogical Society.

Web Sites


References

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