Hays County, Texas

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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The first Anglo-American arrived around 1835, the first church was organized in 1847 and the first school was organized in 1849. A Spanish settlement was in the area from 1808 to 1812. Mexican land grants date as early as 1831.
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1848--'''Hays County was created 1 March 1848 from Travis County. '''County seat:''' San Marcos <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
Hays County was created and organized 1 March 1848 from Travis County. County seat: San Marcos. A Spanish settlement was in the area from 1808 to 1812. Mexican land grants date as early as 1831. The first Anglo-American arrived around 1835, the first church was organized in 1847 and the first school was organized in 1849. [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193573&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Hays&columns=*,0,0 www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp]
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Revision as of 19:01, 28 October 2008

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Contents

County Courthouse

History

The first Anglo-American arrived around 1835, the first church was organized in 1847 and the first school was organized in 1849. A Spanish settlement was in the area from 1808 to 1812. Mexican land grants date as early as 1831.

Parent County

1848--Hays County was created 1 March 1848 from Travis County. County seat: San Marcos [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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