Kaufman County, Texas Genealogy

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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Dallas_County,_Texas|Dallas]]
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*[[Ellis_County,_Texas|Ellis]]
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*[[Henderson_County,_Texas|Henderson]]
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*[[Hunt_County,_Texas|Hunt]]
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*[[Rockwall_County,_Texas|Rockwall]]
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*[[Van_Zandt_County,_Texas|Van Zandt]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 21:31, 8 December 2008

United StatesTexasCounties K > Kaufman County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

The first settlers arrived around 1841. Area was inhabited by Caddo, Cherokee, Delaware and Kickapoo Indians.

Parent County

1848--Kaufman County was created 26 February 1848 from Henderson County. County seat: Kaufman [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).