Crockett County, Texas

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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== History  ==
 
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The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Davy_Crockett Davy Crockett] (1786-1836), frontiersman, Congressman, and Alamo defender.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Davy_Crockett "Davy Crockett,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
 
The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Davy_Crockett Davy Crockett] (1786-1836), frontiersman, Congressman, and Alamo defender.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Davy_Crockett "Davy Crockett,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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[http://www.daddezio.com/society/hill/SH-TX-NDX.html Society Hill]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies  
 
[http://www.daddezio.com/society/hill/SH-TX-NDX.html Society Hill]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies  
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*[http://txgenweb.org/ TXGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county.  
 
*[http://txgenweb.org/ TXGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county.  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com Hidden Ancestors]&nbsp; Information on Texas genealogy research as well as genealogy research in general.
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com Hidden Ancestors]&nbsp; Information on Texas genealogy research as well as genealogy research in general.
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*{{FHL|Texas%2C+Crockett|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Texas%2C+Crockett|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  

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Crockett County, Texas
Map
Map of Texas highlighting Crockett County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 22, 1875
County Seat Ozona
Courthouse



Contents

County Courthouse

History

David Crockett.JPG

The county is named after Davy Crockett (1786-1836), frontiersman, Congressman, and Alamo defender.[1]

Parent County

1875--Crockett County was created 22 January 1875 from Bexar Land District.
County seat: Ozona [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Churches

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Texas Museums  ~  List of all museums in Texas  ~  Hidden Ancestors

Maps

Military

  • 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

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Society Hill  ~  Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies

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. "Davy Crockett," Wikipedia.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).