Dawson County, Texas

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Dawson County; PO Drawer 1268; Lamesa, TX 79331; Ph. 806.872.3778 Details: (Co Clk has b, m, d, bur, pro & land rec from 1905 & ct rec from 1920; Dis Clk has div rec)
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Dawson County Courthouse<br> PO Drawer 1268<br> Lamesa, TX 79331<br> Phone: 806.872.3778 <br><br>County Clerk has birth, marriage, death, burial, probate and land records from 1905 <br>and court records from 1920; District Clerk has divorce records
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

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Dawson County, Texas
Map
Map of Texas highlighting Dawson County
Location in the state of Texas
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Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 1, 1858
County Seat Lamesa
Courthouse



Contents

County Courthouse

Dawson County Courthouse
PO Drawer 1268
Lamesa, TX 79331
Phone: 806.872.3778

County Clerk has birth, marriage, death, burial, probate and land records from 1905
and court records from 1920; District Clerk has divorce records

History

Parent County

1858--Dawson County was created 1 February 1858 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Lamesa [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

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

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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