Kaufman County, Texas

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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== African American  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/TX/texas.htm Texas African American Griots]  ~  USGenWeb
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com AfriGeneas]  ~  African Ancestored Genealogy
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*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/african/texas/index.htm Texas African American Genealogy]  ~  Access Genealogy
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/cemeteries/list.htm Kaufman County Cemeteries and Burial Records ] ~  TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/cemeteries/list.htm Kaufman County Cemeteries and Burial Records ] ~  TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/kaufman/cemeteries/crandall.txt Crandall Cemetery]; [http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/kaufman/cemeteries/cranunmarkd.txt Crandall Cemetery (unmarked graves)]  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/kaufman/cemeteries/crandall.txt Crandall Cemetery]; [http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/kaufman/cemeteries/cranunmarkd.txt Crandall Cemetery (unmarked graves)]  
 
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/texas.html Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/texas.html Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb  
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/kaufman/census/1850/1850indx.txt 1850 Census Index ] ~  USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/kaufman/census/1850/1850indx.txt 1850 Census Index ] ~  USGenWeb Archives Project  
*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/1860cens/1860indx.htm 1860 Kaufman County Federal Census Index]  ~  TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/1860cens/1860indx.htm 1860 Kaufman County Federal Census Index]  ~  TXGenWeb  
*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/1870cens/1870indx.htm 1870 Kaufman County Federal Census Index  ]~  TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/1870cens/1870indx.htm 1870 Kaufman County Federal Census Index  ]~  TXGenWeb  
*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/1880cens/1880cens.htm 1880 Kaufman County Census Images ] ~  TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/1880cens/1880cens.htm 1880 Kaufman County Census Images ] ~  TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/census/1890cens.htm 1890 Kaufman County Federal Census Schedule]  ~  TXGenWeb
 
*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/census/1890cens.htm 1890 Kaufman County Federal Census Schedule]  ~  TXGenWeb
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/churches/churches.htm Kaufman County Churches ] ~  TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/churches/churches.htm Kaufman County Churches ] ~  TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.churchangel.com/texas.htm Texas Christian Church Directory ]~ ChurchAngel  
 
*[http://www.churchangel.com/texas.htm Texas Christian Church Directory ]~ ChurchAngel  
 
*[http://www.dioceseofbmt.org/parishes/index.html Catholic Parishes in Texas]
 
*[http://www.dioceseofbmt.org/parishes/index.html Catholic Parishes in Texas]
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==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/deeds/deeds.htm Kaufman County Deed Books]  ~  TXGenWeb
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[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/deeds/deeds.htm Kaufman County Deed Books]  ~  TXGenWeb  
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/familygs/fgsindex.htm Family Group Sheets]  ~  TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/familygs/fgsindex.htm Family Group Sheets]  ~  TXGenWeb  
*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/reflects.htm Kaufman County Photographs ] ~  TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/reflects.htm Kaufman County Photographs ] ~  TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/museums.html Texas Museums]  ~  List of all museums in Texas  ~  Hidden Ancestors
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/museums.html Texas Museums]  ~  List of all museums in Texas  ~  Hidden Ancestors
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/maps/map1895.htm Kaufman County Communities Circa 1895]  ~  TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/maps/map1895.htm Kaufman County Communities Circa 1895]  ~  TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/maps.html Historical Maps]  ~  From the Republic to the Turn of the Century  ~  Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/maps.html Historical Maps]  ~  From the Republic to the Turn of the Century  ~  Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[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
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/military.htm Kaufman County Military Records]  ~  TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/military.htm Kaufman County Military Records]  ~  TXGenWeb  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/kaufman/military/pensions/kaufmcsa.txt Confederate Pension Applications]  ~  TXGenWeb
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/kaufman/military/pensions/kaufmcsa.txt Confederate Pension Applications]  ~  TXGenWeb  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/kaufman/military/pensions/civilwar/kaufmngt.txt Confederate Indigent Families]  ~  TXGenWeb
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/kaufman/military/pensions/civilwar/kaufmngt.txt Confederate Indigent Families]  ~  TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/military.html Military Resources] ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/military.html Military Resources] ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fallen_heroes.htm Fallen Heroes]  ~  Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fallen_heroes.htm Fallen Heroes]  ~  Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
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==== Obituaries  ====
 
==== Obituaries  ====
  
*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/obituary/obits.htm Kaufman County Obituaries ] ~  TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txkaufman/obituary/obits.htm Kaufman County Obituaries ] ~  TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/obituaryresources.html Obituary Resources] ~ Links to research and locate obituaries ~  Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/obituaryresources.html Obituary Resources] ~ Links to research and locate obituaries ~  Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/obits/tx/obitstx.htm USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project]  ~  Texas  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/obits/tx/obitstx.htm USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project]  ~  Texas  

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Kaufman County, Texas
Map
Map of Texas highlighting Kaufman County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 26, 1848
County Seat Kaufman
Courthouse


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

African American

Cemeteries


Census

Church

Court

Land

Kaufman County Deed Books  ~  TXGenWeb

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate


Taxation


Societies and Libraries

Kaufman County Library
3790 S Houston St
Kaufman, TX 75142
Phone: (972) 932-6222
Website


Riter C Hulsey Public Library
301 N Rockwall St
Terrell, TX 75160
Phone: (972) 551-6663
Website


Tri-County Library
132 E Market St
Mabank, TX 75147
Phone: (903) 887-9622


Ellen Brooks West Memorial Library Of Forney
800 Fm 741 South
Forney, TX 75126
Phone: (972) 564-7027
Website


Crandall-Combine Community Library
13385 Fm 3039
Crandall, TX 75114
Phone: (972) 427-8170
Website


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

Web Sites

References

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