Ellis County, Texas Genealogy

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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
  
*[[Dallas_County,_Texas|Dallas]]
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*[[Dallas County, Texas|Dallas]]  
*[[Hill_County,_Texas|Hill]]
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*[[Henderson_County,_Texas|Henderson]]
*[[Johnson_County,_Texas|Johnson]]
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*[[Hill County, Texas|Hill]]  
*[[Kaufman_County,_Texas|Kaufman]]
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*[[Johnson County, Texas|Johnson]]  
*[[Navarro_County,_Texas|Navarro]]
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*[[Kaufman County, Texas|Kaufman]]  
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*[[Navarro County, Texas|Navarro]]
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*[[Tarrant_County,_Texas|Tarrant]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 17:43, 13 December 2008

United States  > Texas > Counties E > Ellis County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

The first settlement was in 1843.

Parent County

1849--Ellis County was created 20 December 1849 from Navarro County. County seat: Waxahachie [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

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

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