Hardeman County, Texas Genealogy

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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== African American ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/TX/texas.htm Texas African American Griots]  ~  USGenWeb
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com AfriGeneas]  ~  African Ancestored Genealogy
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*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/african/texas/index.htm Texas African American Genealogy]  ~  Access Genealogy
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/hardeman/cemetery/goodlett2.txt Goodlet Cemetery]  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/hardeman/cemetery/goodlett2.txt Goodlet Cemetery]  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[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://www.interment.net/data/us/tx/hardeman/big_valley.htm Big Valley Cemetery]  ~   Interment.net  
*[http://www.txgenweb6.org/txhardeman/cemeteries.htm Hardeman County Cemeteries]  ~  TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb6.org/txhardeman/cemeteries.htm Hardeman County Cemeteries]  ~  TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/texas.html Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/texas.html Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.historictexas.net/cemeteries/1-countytables.htm Texas Historic Cemeteries] ~ Partial indexes to historic cemeteries  
 
*[http://www.historictexas.net/cemeteries/1-countytables.htm Texas Historic Cemeteries] ~ Partial indexes to historic cemeteries  
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/hardeman/census/1880/ed183p01.txt 1880 Federal Census]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/hardeman/census/1880/ed183p01.txt 1880 Federal Census]  
 
*[http://www.txgenweb6.org/txhardeman/census.htm 1920 Hardeman County Census]
 
*[http://www.txgenweb6.org/txhardeman/census.htm 1920 Hardeman County Census]
  
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==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/hardeman/land/hardeman.txt Original Land Owners of Texas]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project
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[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/hardeman/land/hardeman.txt Original Land Owners of Texas]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project  
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/hardeman/military/civilwar/pensions/hardecsa.txt Confederate Pension Applications Index]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/hardeman/military/civilwar/pensions/hardecsa.txt Confederate Pension Applications Index]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[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/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  
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==== Probate  ====
 
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/category.aspx?cat=36 Search Tax, Criminal, Land and Wills Records]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Ancestry.com&nbsp; (subscription)  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/category.aspx?cat=36 Search Tax, Criminal, Land and Wills Records]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Ancestry.com&nbsp; (subscription)
  
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==== Taxation  ====
 
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Hardeman County, Texas
Map
Map of Texas highlighting Hardeman County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 1, 1858
County Seat Quanah
Courthouse



Contents

County Courthouse

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 [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Chillicothe
Medicine Mound (ghost town)
Quanah

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[2]
 


Church

Court

Land

Original Land Owners of Texas  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project

Local Histories

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

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate


Taxation

Vital Records


Societies and Libraries

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


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).
  2. http://www.texasalmanac.com/population/population-counties-history.pdf