Jefferson County, Texas Genealogy

From FamilySearch Wiki

(Difference between revisions)
(added battle)
Line 129: Line 129:
 
[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site  
 
[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site  
  
==== [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txjeffer/military/00index_military.htm Military] ====
+
==== [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txjeffer/military/00index_military.htm Military] ====
 +
 
 +
===== Civil War =====
 +
 
 +
====== Civil War Battle ======
 +
 
 +
The following Civil War battle was fought in Jefferson County.
 +
 
 +
*September 24-25, 1862 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/tx001.htm Sabine Pass]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/tx001.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 9 August, 2012)</ref>
 +
 
 +
:[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/TXmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Texas.
  
 
==== [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txjeffer/newspapers/00index_newspapers.htm Newspapers]  ====
 
==== [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txjeffer/newspapers/00index_newspapers.htm Newspapers]  ====

Revision as of 00:35, 10 August 2012

United States go to Texas go to Counties IJ go to Jefferson County
Adopt-a-wiki page
Txgenweblogo.GIF This page adopted by:
TXGenWeb Project
who welcome you to contribute.
Adopt a page today

Contents

County Courthouse

History

The Cypress Bayou Settlement in the Mexican municipality of Liberty was the nucleus from which the present area of Jefferson County grew.

Parent County

1836--Jefferson County was created 17 March 1836 from Old Mexican Municipality. County seat: Beaumont [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Biographies, Autobiographies & Memoirs

Books & Articles

Cemeteries

Churches & Religious Organizations

Court

Funeral Homes

Historical Markers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battle was fought in Jefferson County.

Map showing Civil War battles in Texas.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • TEXAS GenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the county


References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 9 August, 2012)