Glasscock County, Texas

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Glasscock County is named for George Washington Glasscock, an early settler of the Austin, Texas, area.
  
 
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Glasscock County, Texas
Map
Map of Texas highlighting Glasscock County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded April 4, 1887
County Seat Garden City
Courthouse



Contents

County Courthouse

History

Glasscock County is named for George Washington Glasscock, an early settler of the Austin, Texas, area.

Parent County

Boundary Changes

1887--Glasscock County was created 4 April 1887 from Tom Green County. County seat: Garden City [1]

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Garden City
St. Lawrence

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries


Church

Court

Land

Land Abstract Indicies Glasscock County  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project

Land for homesteads opened in 1908 and the land rush lasted until 1922.

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

Web Sites

References

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