Falls County, Texas

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Falls-County-Texas-Courts.htm Falls County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 458<br> Marlin, TX 76661-0458<br> Phone: 254.883.1408 <br><br>County Clerk has birth and death records from 1903, <br>marriage records from 1854, land records from 1835 <br>and probate records from 1870<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Falls County, Texas. Page 663 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/falls/military/civilwar/pensions/fallsngt.txt CSA&nbsp;Indigent Families]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/falls/military/civilwar/pensions/fallsngt.txt CSA&nbsp;Indigent Families]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/falls/military/civilwar/pensions/fallscsa.txt CSA&nbsp;Pension Lists]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/falls/military/civilwar/pensions/fallscsa.txt CSA&nbsp;Pension Lists]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project  
*[http://www.txgenweb6.org/txfalls/1890TexasUnionSoldierScheduleforFallsCo_2005.htm 1890 TEXAS UNION SOLDIERS SCHEDULE FOR FALLS COUNTY]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txfalls/1890TexasUnionSoldierScheduleforFallsCo_2005.htm 1890 Texas Union Soldiers Schedule for Falls County]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb  
*[http://www.rootsweb.com/~txgenweb/books/udc1902/index.htm 1902 TEXAS DIVISION UNITED DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY BOOK ]~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb<br>[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/military.html Military Resources] ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom&nbsp;~&nbsp;Hidden Ancestors  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.com/~txgenweb/books/udc1902/index.htm 1902 Texas Division United Daughters of the Confederacy Book]~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb<br>[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/military.html Military Resources] ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom&nbsp;~&nbsp;Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fallen_heroes.htm Fallen Heroes]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fallen_heroes.htm Fallen Heroes]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/veterans/veterans.htm Honoring Our Veterans] ~ Partial index of veterans from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/veterans/veterans.htm Honoring Our Veterans] ~ Partial index of veterans from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/falls/fallstoc.htm Falls County Archives]&nbsp; ~ &nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/falls/fallstoc.htm Falls County Archives]&nbsp; ~ &nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/falls/fallstoc.htm Falls County]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txfalls/ Falls County TXGenWeb site]
  
 
*[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.  

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Falls County, Texas
Map
Map of Texas highlighting Falls County
Location in the state of Texas
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Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 28, 1850
County Seat Marlin
Courthouse



Contents

County Courthouse

Falls County Courthouse
PO Box 458
Marlin, TX 76661-0458
Phone: 254.883.1408

County Clerk has birth and death records from 1903,
marriage records from 1854, land records from 1835
and probate records from 1870[1]

History

Parent County

1850--Falls County was created 28 January 1850 from Limestone and Milam Counties. County seat: Marlin [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American


Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

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

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate


Taxation

Vital Records


Societies and Libraries

Pauline And Jane Chilton Memorial Marlin Public Library
400 Oaks St
Marlin, TX 76661
Phone: (254) 883-6602
Website


D Brown Memorial Library
203 N 2nd St
Rosebud, TX 76570
Phone: (254) 583-2328

Family History Centers


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

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Falls County, Texas. Page 663 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).