Hansford County, Texas Genealogy

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<h2> County Courthouse  </h2>
== County Courthouse  ==
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<p>Hansford County Courthouse<br> PO Box 397<br> Spearman, TX 79081-3499<br> Phone: 806.659.4110 <br><br>County Clerk has land records from 1875, <br>birth, marriage, death, divorce, proabte and<br>court records from 1900
 
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Hansford County Courthouse<br> PO Box 397<br> Spearman, TX 79081-3499<br> Phone: 806.659.4110 <br><br>County Clerk has land records from 1875, <br>birth, marriage, death, divorce, proabte and<br>court records from 1900
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<h2> History  </h2>
 
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<p>The first permanent settlement was established around 1874.  
== History  ==
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<h4> Parent County  </h4>
The first permanent settlement was established around 1874.  
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<p><b>1876--</b>Hansford County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. <b>County seat:</b> Spearman <span class="fck_mw_ref" _fck_mw_customtag="true" _fck_mw_tagname="ref" name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</span>  
 
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==== Parent County  ====
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<h4> Boundary Changes  </h4>
 
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<h4> Record Loss  </h4>
'''1876--'''Hansford County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. '''County seat:''' Spearman <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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<h2> Places / Localities  </h2>
 
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<h4> Populated Places  </h4>
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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<h4> Neighboring Counties  </h4>
 
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<ul><li><a href="Hutchinson County, Texas">Hutchinson</a>
==== Record Loss  ====
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</li><li><a href="Moore County, Texas">Moore</a>
 
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</li><li><a href="Ochiltree County, Texas">Ochiltree</a>
== Places / Localities  ==
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</li><li><a href="Roberts County, Texas">Roberts</a>
 
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</li><li><a href="Sherman County, Texas">Sherman</a>
==== Populated Places  ====
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</li><li><a href="Texas County, Oklahoma">Texas County, Oklahoma</a>
 
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</li></ul>
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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<h2> Resources  </h2>
 
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<h4> Cemeteries  </h4>
*[[Hutchinson County, Texas|Hutchinson]]
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<h4> Church  </h4>
*[[Moore County, Texas|Moore]]
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<h4> Court  </h4>
*[[Ochiltree County, Texas|Ochiltree]]
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<h4> Land  </h4>
*[[Roberts County, Texas|Roberts]]
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<h4> Local Histories  </h4>
*[[Sherman County, Texas|Sherman]]
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<h4> Maps  </h4>
*[[Texas County, Oklahoma|Texas County, Oklahoma]]
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<p><a href="http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm">Texas Counties Map</a>. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site.  
 
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== Resources  ==
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<h4> Military  </h4>
 
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<h4> Newspapers  </h4>
==== Cemeteries  ====
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<h4> Probate  </h4>
 
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<h4> Taxation  </h4>
==== Church  ====
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<h4> Vital Records  </h4>
 
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<ul><li><a href="https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1375599">Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998</a> <a _fcknotitle="true" href="Texas Death Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)">Texas Death Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)</a> Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.  
==== Court  ====
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</li><li><a href="https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1320964">Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images</a>]<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.
 
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==== Land  ====
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<h2> Societies and Libraries  </h2>
 
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<h4> Family History Centers<br>  </h4>
==== Local Histories  ====
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<ul><li><a _fcknotitle="true" href="Introduction to LDS Family History Centers">Introduction to LDS Family History Centers</a>
 
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==== Maps  ====
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<h2> Web Sites  </h2>
 
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<ul><li><a href="http://txgenweb.org/">TXGenWeb project</a>. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&#160;the county
[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site.  
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==== Military  ====
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<ul><li><span class="fck_mw_template">{{FHL|Texas%2C+Hansford|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}</span>
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<h2> References  </h2>
==== Probate  ====
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<a _fcknotitle="true" href="Category:Hansford_County,_Texas">Hansford_County,_Texas</a>
 
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1375599 Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998] [[Texas Death Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)]] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.  
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/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.
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*[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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*{{FHL|Texas%2C+Hansford|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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== References  ==
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Contents

County Courthouse

Hansford County Courthouse
PO Box 397
Spearman, TX 79081-3499
Phone: 806.659.4110

County Clerk has land records from 1875,
birth, marriage, death, divorce, proabte and
court records from 1900

History

The first permanent settlement was established around 1874.

Parent County

1876--Hansford County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Spearman The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

  • <a href="Hutchinson County, Texas">Hutchinson</a>
  • <a href="Moore County, Texas">Moore</a>
  • <a href="Ochiltree County, Texas">Ochiltree</a>
  • <a href="Roberts County, Texas">Roberts</a>
  • <a href="Sherman County, Texas">Sherman</a>
  • <a href="Texas County, Oklahoma">Texas County, Oklahoma</a>

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

<a href="http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm">Texas Counties Map</a>. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site.

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

  • <a _fcknotitle="true" href="Introduction to LDS Family History Centers">Introduction to LDS Family History Centers</a>

Web Sites

  • <a href="http://txgenweb.org/">TXGenWeb project</a>. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the county


References

<a _fcknotitle="true" href="Category:Hansford_County,_Texas">Hansford_County,_Texas</a>