Denton County, Texas

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== Resources  ==
 
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Argyle,_Texas Argyle ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aubrey,_Texas Aubrey ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bartonville,_Texas Bartonville ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bartonville,_Texas Bolivar] <br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carrollton,_Texas Carrollton ] <br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coppell,_Texas Coppell ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Copper_Canyon Copper Canyon ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corinth,_Texas Corinth ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corral_City,_Texas Corral City] <br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cross_Roads,_Texas Cross Roads] <br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dallas,_Texas Dallas ] <br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Denton,_Texas Denton ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DISH,_Texas DISH ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Double_Oak,_Texas Double Oak ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elizabethtown,_Texas Elizabethtown ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flower_Mound,_Texas Flower Mound] <br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_Worth,_Texas Fort Worth ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frisco,_Texas Frisco ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hackberry,_Texas Hackberry ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haslet,_Texas Haslet ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hebron,_Texas Hebron ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hickory_Creek,_Texas Hickory Creek ]<br>• Highland Village <br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Justin,_Texas Justin ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Krugerville,_Texas Krugerville ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Krum,_Texas Krum ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Dallas,_Texas Lake Dallas ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lakewood_Village,_Texas Lakewood Village ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewisville,_Texas Lewisville] <br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lincoln_Park,_Texas Lincoln Park ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Little_Elm,_Texas Little Elm ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northlake,_Texas Northlake ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oak_Point,_Texas Oak Point] <br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pilot_Point,_Texas Pilot Point] <br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plano,_Texas Plano ] <br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ponder,_Texas Ponder ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prosper,_Texas Prosper ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roanoke,_Texas Roanoke ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sanger,_Texas Sanger ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shady_Shores,_Texas Shady Shores ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Southlake,_Texas Southlake ]<br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Colony,_Texas The Colony] <br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Colony,_Texas Trophy Club] <br>• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Westlake,_Texas Westlake ]  
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Argyle,_Texas Argyle] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aubrey,_Texas Aubrey] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bartonville,_Texas Bartonville] |[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bartonville,_Texas Bolivar] |[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carrollton,_Texas Carrollton] † |[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coppell,_Texas Coppell] † | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Copper_Canyon Copper Canyon] |[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corinth,_Texas Corinth] |[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corral_City,_Texas Corral City] |[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cross_Roads,_Texas Cross Roads] |[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dallas,_Texas Dallas] † |[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Denton,_Texas Denton] |[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DISH,_Texas Dish] |[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Double_Oak,_Texas Double Oak] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elizabethtown,_Texas Elizabethtown] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flower_Mound,_Texas Flower Mound] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_Worth,_Texas Fort Worth] † | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frisco,_Texas Frisco] † | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hackberry,_Texas Hackberry] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haslet,_Texas Haslet] † | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hebron,_Texas Hebron] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hickory_Creek,_Texas Hickory Creek] | Highland Village | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Justin,_Texas Justin] |[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Krugerville,_Texas Krugerville] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Krum,_Texas Krum] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Dallas,_Texas Lake Dallas] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lakewood_Village,_Texas Lakewood Village] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewisville,_Texas Lewisville] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lincoln_Park,_Texas Lincoln Park] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Little_Elm,_Texas Little Elm] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northlake,_Texas Northlake] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oak_Point,_Texas Oak Point] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pilot_Point,_Texas Pilot Point] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plano,_Texas Plano] † | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ponder,_Texas Ponder] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prosper,_Texas Prosper] † | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roanoke,_Texas Roanoke] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sanger,_Texas Sanger] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shady_Shores,_Texas Shady Shores] |[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Southlake,_Texas Southlake] † |[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Colony,_Texas The Colony] |[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Colony,_Texas Trophy Club] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Westlake,_Texas Westlake]
  
† only a small part of the city extends into Denton County<br>
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† only a small part of the city extends into Denton County.
  
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== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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*[[Furneaux Cemetery, Carrollton, Denton County, Texas|Furneaux Cemetery, Carrollton]]
 
*[[Furneaux Cemetery, Carrollton, Denton County, Texas|Furneaux Cemetery, Carrollton]]
  
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*[http://www.churchangel.com/texas.htm Texas Christian Church Directory ]~ ChurchAngel  
 
*[http://www.churchangel.com/texas.htm Texas Christian Church Directory ]~ ChurchAngel  

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Denton County, Texas
Map
Map of Texas highlighting Denton County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded April 11, 1846
County Seat Denton
Courthouse



Contents

County Courthouse

TexasDentonCourthouse.jpg

History

Parent County

1846--Denton County was created 11 April 1846 from Fannin County. County seat: Denton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1875--Courthouse and almost all county records were destroyed by fire in December 1875.

Local History

http://dentoncounty.com/history.asp

Places/Localities

Neighboring Counties

Populated Places

Argyle | Aubrey | Bartonville |Bolivar |Carrollton † |Coppell † | Copper Canyon |Corinth |Corral City |Cross Roads |Dallas † |Denton |Dish |Double Oak | Elizabethtown | Flower Mound | Fort Worth † | Frisco † | Hackberry | Haslet † | Hebron | Hickory Creek | Highland Village | Justin |Krugerville | Krum | Lake Dallas | Lakewood Village | Lewisville | Lincoln Park | Little Elm | Northlake | Oak Point | Pilot Point | Plano † | Ponder | Prosper † | Roanoke | Sanger | Shady Shores |Southlake † |The Colony |Trophy Club | Westlake

† only a small part of the city extends into Denton County.

Resources

Cemeteries

Churches

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • History and Reminiscences of Denton County, 1918 by Edward Franklin Bates (reprinted 1976),  an overview of Denton County including the history of various time periods and specific aspects of the area as well as reminiscences of citizens. Read the book online from The Portal to Texas History.
  • History of Denton, Texas, from Its Beginning to 1960, 1978, by C. A. Bridges.
  • Denton County History from the Handbook of Texas Online.
  • 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

Web Sites

References

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