Johnson County, Texas Genealogy

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{{Texas-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] &gt;&nbsp;[[Texas|Texas]] &gt;&nbsp;[[Texas Counties IJ|Counties IJ]] &gt;&nbsp;Johnson County'' <br>
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
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'''1854--'''[http://www.johnsoncountytx.org/ Johnson County] was created 13 February 1854 from [[McLennan County, Texas|McLennan]],[[Hill County, Texas|Hill]], [[Ellis County, Texas|Ellis]], and [[Navarro County, Texas|Navarro ]]Counties. '''County seat:''' Cleburne <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1854--'''[http://www.johnsoncountytx.org/ Johnson County] was created 13 February 1854 from [[McLennan County, Texas|McLennan]],[[Hill County, Texas|Hill]], [[Ellis County, Texas|Ellis]], and [[Navarro County, Texas|Navarro ]]Counties. '''County seat:''' Cleburne <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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'''Cities &amp; Towns:''' [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193644&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Johnson%2C+Alvarado&columns=*,0,0 Alvarado]&nbsp;| Cross Timbers&nbsp;| Bono | Venus |&nbsp;Lillian |Brair Oaks | [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193645&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Johnson%2C+Burleson&columns=*,0,0 Burleson]&nbsp;| &nbsp;[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193646&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Johnson%2C+Cleburne&columns=*,0,0 Cleburne]&nbsp;| Cross Timbers |&nbsp;Godley |&nbsp;Grandview&nbsp;| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193647&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Johnson%2C+Joshua&columns=*,0,0 Joshua]&nbsp;| Keene |&nbsp;Rio Vista
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'''Cities &amp; Towns:''' [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193644&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Johnson%2C+Alvarado&columns=*,0,0 Alvarado]&nbsp;| Cross Timbers&nbsp;| Bono | Venus |&nbsp;Lillian |Brair Oaks | [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193645&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Johnson%2C+Burleson&columns=*,0,0 Burleson]&nbsp;| &nbsp;[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193646&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Johnson%2C+Cleburne&columns=*,0,0 Cleburne]&nbsp;| Cross Timbers |&nbsp;Godley |&nbsp;Grandview&nbsp;| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193647&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Johnson%2C+Joshua&columns=*,0,0 Joshua]&nbsp;| Keene |&nbsp;Rio Vista  
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Bosque_County,_Texas|Bosque]]
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*[[Bosque County, Texas|Bosque]]  
*[[Ellis_County,_Texas|Ellis]]
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*[[Ellis County, Texas|Ellis]]  
*[[Hill_County,_Texas|Hill]]
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*[[Hill County, Texas|Hill]]  
*[[Hood_County,_Texas|Hood]]
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*[[Hood County, Texas|Hood]]  
*[[Parker_County,_Texas|Parker]]
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*[[Parker County, Texas|Parker]]  
*[[Somervell_County,_Texas|Somervell]]
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*[[Somervell County, Texas|Somervell]]  
*[[Tarrant_County,_Texas|Tarrant]]
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*[[Tarrant County, Texas|Tarrant]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
Johnson County [http://www.txgenweb4.org/txjohnson/cemeteries.html Cemeteries] at Texas genweb.
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Johnson County [http://www.txgenweb4.org/txjohnson/cemeteries.html Cemeteries] at Texas genweb.  
  
Gloria B. Mayfield [http://www.cemeteries-of-tx.com/Etx/Johnson/ListJohnson.html Cemeteries] for Johnson County, Texas
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Gloria B. Mayfield [http://www.cemeteries-of-tx.com/Etx/Johnson/ListJohnson.html Cemeteries] for Johnson County, Texas  
  
 
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==== Maps  ====
 
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[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site
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[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site  
  
 
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== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://txgenweb.org/ TEXAS GenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county  
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*[http://txgenweb.org/ TEXAS GenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county
  
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193643&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Johnson&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193643&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Johnson&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
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Revision as of 22:18, 26 August 2010

United StatesTexasCounties IJ > Johnson County

Contents

County Courthouse

Johnson County Courthouse was constructed in 1913 by the architects Lang and Witchell.  It is constructed with brick and concrete.  The courthouse is located on the square in Cleburne, Texas

History

Parent County

1854--Johnson County was created 13 February 1854 from McLennan,Hill, Ellis, and Navarro Counties. County seat: Cleburne [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities & Towns: Alvarado | Cross Timbers | Bono | Venus | Lillian |Brair Oaks | Burleson |  Cleburne | Cross Timbers | Godley | Grandview | Joshua | Keene | Rio Vista

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Johnson County Cemeteries at Texas genweb.

Gloria B. Mayfield Cemeteries for Johnson County, Texas

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

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

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998 [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.
  • Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]
    Name index and images of statewide death certificates, 1890-1976. The name index has been created by FamilySearch and is tied to images of the Texas death certificates. Few certificates are available prior to 1903.

Societies and Libraries

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).