Hardeman County, Texas

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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/hardeman/cemetery/oswaltcm.txt Oswalt Family Cemetery ] ~  USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/hardeman/cemetery/oswaltcm.txt Oswalt Family Cemetery ] ~  USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://www.interment.net/data/us/tx/hardeman/big_valley.htm Big Valley Cemetery]  ~   Interment.net  
 
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*[http://historictexascemeteries.com/hardeman/hardeman-county-cemeteries Hardeman County Cemeteries] - maps, transcriptions, information
 
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*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/texas.html Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb  
 
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Guide to Hardeman County Texas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Founded February 1, 1858
County Seat Quanah
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Contents

County Courthouse

Hardeman County Courthouse
PO Box 30
Quanah, TX 79252-0030
Phone: 940.663.2901

County Clerk has birth and death records from 1903,
marriage records from 1885, probate and court records
from 1886 and land records from 1871; District Clerk
has divorce records[1]

History

Hardeman County, Texas was formed in 1858 from Fannin County, Texas.
It was named in Honor of early Texas pioneers, Thomas Jones Hardeman & his brother, Bailey Hardeman.

Parent County

1858--Hardeman County was created 1 February 1858 from Fannin Land District. County seat: Quanah [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Acme | Chillicothe | Goodlett | Lazare | North Groesbeck | Quanah | Punkin Center

Ghost Towns and Former Communities

Medicine Mound | Red River

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American

Cemeteries


Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
188050
18903,9047,708.0%
19003,634−6.9%
191011,213208.6%
192012,48711.4%
193014,53216.4%
194011,073−23.8%
195010,212−7.8%
19608,275−19.0%
19706,795−17.9%
19806,368−6.3%
19905,283−17.0%
20004,724−10.6%
Est. 20093,874−18.0%
U.S. Census Bureau[3]
 


Church

Court

Land

Original Land Owners of Texas  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project

Local Histories

Local histories are available for Hardeman County, Texas. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories, see the wiki page section Texas Local Histories.

  • The Last Frontier: The Story of Hardeman County, 1966, by Bill Neal. (Quanah, Texas: Quanah Tribune-Chief).
  • Hardeman County History from the Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Texas Museums  ~  List of all museums in Texas  ~  Hidden Ancestors

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate


Taxation

Vital Records

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents. United States Vital Records has additional research guidance on researching and using vital records. See Texas Vital Records for more information about Vital records in Texas or How to order Texas Vital Records

A copy or an extract of most original records can be purchased from the Texas Vital Records State Department of Health, the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred or ordered electronically online

Societies and Libraries

Thompson Sawyer Public Library
403 W 3rd St
Quanah, TX 79252
Phone: (940) 663-2654

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), Hardeman County, Texas. Page 665 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).
  3. http://www.texasalmanac.com/population/population-counties-history.pdf