Hudspeth County, Texas Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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'''1917--'''Hudspeth County was organized 16 February 1917 from [[El Paso County, Texas|El Paso]] County. The county was going to be called Darlington County, then Turney County, before it was finally named for state senator Claude Benton Hudspeth of El Paso. <ref>Handbook of Texas Online: Hudspeth County http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hch21</ref><br>
 
'''1917--'''Hudspeth County was organized 16 February 1917 from [[El Paso County, Texas|El Paso]] County. The county was going to be called Darlington County, then Turney County, before it was finally named for state senator Claude Benton Hudspeth of El Paso. <ref>Handbook of Texas Online: Hudspeth County http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hch21</ref><br>
  
'''County seat:''' Sierra Blanca <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''County seat:''' Sierra Blanca <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
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Allamoore | Dell City | Fort Hancock | Salt Flat | Sierra Blanca
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*[http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hch21 Hudspeth County History] from the Handbook of Texas Online.
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*[http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hch21 Hudspeth County History] from the Handbook of Texas Online.  
 
*[http://www.forttours.com/pages/hmhudspeth.asp Hudspeth County Landmarks]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.forttours.com/pages/hmhudspeth.asp Hudspeth County Landmarks]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/museums.html Texas Museums]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; List of all museums in Texas&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/museums.html Texas Museums]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; List of all museums in Texas&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors
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Hudspeth County, Texas
Map
Map of Texas highlighting Hudspeth County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 16, 1917
County Seat Sierra Blanca
Courthouse



Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1917--Hudspeth County was organized 16 February 1917 from El Paso County. The county was going to be called Darlington County, then Turney County, before it was finally named for state senator Claude Benton Hudspeth of El Paso. [1]

County seat: Sierra Blanca [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Allamoore | Dell City | Fort Hancock | Salt Flat | Sierra Blanca

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Land

Land Survey Abstracts  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Grace Grebing Public/School Library
110 N Main
Dell City, TX 79837
Phone: (915) 964-2468


Fort Hancock Isd/Public Library
101 School Dr
Fort Hancock, TX 79839
Phone: (915) 769-1600
Website


Society Hill  ~  Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies

Web Sites

References

  1. Handbook of Texas Online: Hudspeth County http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hch21
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).