Fisher County, Texas Genealogy

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== Resources  ==
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Biographies ====
  
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[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fishertx/records/bios/Bickerstaff.html Bickerstaff], William Lee
  
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[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fishertx/records/bios/bowmanjw.html Bowman], Joseph Wylie
  
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[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fishertx/records/bios/cranercsr.html Crane Sr]., Royston Campbell
  
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[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fishertx/records/bios/fishersr.html Fisher], Samuel Rhoads
  
*[http://sites.google.com/site/fishercounty/home/cemeteries-2 Cemetery Index]  -  Fisher County TXGenWeb
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[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fishertx/records/bios/kieferjf.html Kiefer], J. Frank
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/fisher.html USGW Tombstone Transcription Project] Fisher County   -  USGenWeb
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/cemph/fisherph.html USGW Archives Fisher County Cemeteries]  -  USGenWeb
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[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fishertx/records/bios/martinwp.html Martin], William Patrick
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[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fishertx/records/bios/rectorray.html Rector], Ray
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://sites.google.com/site/fishercounty/home/cemeteries-2 Cemetery Index]  -  Fisher County TXGenWeb  
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*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/fisher.html USGW Tombstone Transcription Project] Fisher County   -  USGenWeb  
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/cemph/fisherph.html USGW Archives Fisher County Cemeteries]  -  USGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/php/famous.php?page=state&FSstateid=46 Find-A-Grave]  -  Texas
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/php/famous.php?page=state&FSstateid=46 Find-A-Grave]  -  Texas
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
*[http://sites.google.com/site/fishercounty/home/churches Fisher County Churches]  -  Fisher County TXGenWeb
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*[http://sites.google.com/site/fishercounty/home/churches Fisher County Churches]  -  Fisher County TXGenWeb  
 
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
*[http://sites.google.com/site/fishercounty/home/biographies Biographies]  -  Fisher County TXGenWeb
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*[http://sites.google.com/site/fishercounty/home/biographies Biographies]  -  Fisher County TXGenWeb  
*[http://sites.google.com/site/fishercounty/home/family-records Family Records]  -  Fisher County TXGenWeb
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*[http://sites.google.com/site/fishercounty/home/family-records Family Records]  -  Fisher County TXGenWeb  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txfisher/gallery/hist_pics/index.html Historical Photos]  -  Fisher County TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txfisher/gallery/hist_pics/index.html Historical Photos]  -  Fisher County TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://sites.google.com/site/fishercounty/home/surnames Surnames]   -  Fisher County TXGenWeb
 
*[http://sites.google.com/site/fishercounty/home/surnames Surnames]   -  Fisher County TXGenWeb
  
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==== Military  ====
 
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*[http://sites.google.com/site/fishercounty/home/military/pension-applications Pension Applications]  -  Fisher County TXGenWeb  
 
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*[http://sites.google.com/site/fishercounty/home/military/pension-applications Pension Applications]  -  Fisher County TXGenWeb
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*[http://sites.google.com/site/fishercounty/home/military/casualties World War II Casualties]  -  Fisher County TXGenWeb
 
*[http://sites.google.com/site/fishercounty/home/military/casualties World War II Casualties]  -  Fisher County TXGenWeb
  
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*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1375599 Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998] [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.  
 
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1375599 Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998] [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.  
 
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1320964 Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]]<br>Name index and images of statewide death certificates, 1890-1976. The name index has been created by FamilySearch and is tied to images of the Texas death certificates. Few certificates are available prior to 1903.  
 
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1320964 Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]]<br>Name index and images of statewide death certificates, 1890-1976. The name index has been created by FamilySearch and is tied to images of the Texas death certificates. Few certificates are available prior to 1903.  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8781&o_xid=0039743482&o_xid=0001155785&o_lid=0039743482&o_lid=0001155785&o_xt=39743482&cj=1 Texas Birth Index 1903 - 1997]
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8781&o_xid=0039743482&o_xid=0001155785&o_lid=0039743482&o_lid=0001155785&o_xt=39743482&cj=1 Texas Birth Index 1903 - 1997]  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8794&o_xid=0039743482&o_xid=0001155785&o_lid=0039743482&o_lid=0001155785&o_xt=39743482&cj=1 Texas Divorce Index 1968 - 2002]
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8794&o_xid=0039743482&o_xid=0001155785&o_lid=0039743482&o_lid=0001155785&o_xt=39743482&cj=1 Texas Divorce Index 1968 - 2002]  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8795&o_xid=0039743482&o_xid=0001155785&o_lid=0039743482&o_lid=0001155785&o_xt=39743482&cj=1 Texas Marriage Collection&nbsp; 1814 - 1909 and 1966 - 2002]
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8795&o_xid=0039743482&o_xid=0001155785&o_lid=0039743482&o_lid=0001155785&o_xt=39743482&cj=1 Texas Marriage Collection&nbsp; 1814 - 1909 and 1966 - 2002]
  

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Contents

County Courthouse 

Fisher County Website 

History

The first settlers arrived in 1876.

Parent County

1876--Fisher County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Roby [1]


Fisher County is named for Samuel Rhoads Fisher, a signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence and a Secretary of the Navy of the Republic of Texas. Fisher County is one of 30 prohibition, or entirely dry, counties in the state of Texas.


Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Hamlin

Roby

Rotan

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Biographies

Bickerstaff, William Lee

Bowman, Joseph Wylie

Crane Sr., Royston Campbell

Fisher, Samuel Rhoads

Kiefer, J. Frank

Martin, William Patrick

Rector, Ray


Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Roby Library
106 NE 1st Street
Roby, TX 79543


Rotan Library
404 E. Sammy Baugh Avenue
Rotan, TX 79546

Web Sites

  • TXGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the county
  • USGenWeb Project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.

References

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