Kinney County, Texas

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
First settlement in 1834 was abandoned until the establishment of Fort Clark in 1852.
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First settlement in 1834 was abandoned until the establishment of Fort Clark in 1852.  
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1850--'''Kinney County was created 28 January 1850 from Bexar Land District. '''County seat:''' Brackettville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1850--'''Kinney County was created 28 January 1850 from Bexar Land District. '''County seat:''' Brackettville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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*[[Uvalde County, Texas|Uvalde]]  
 
*[[Uvalde County, Texas|Uvalde]]  
 
*[[Val Verde County, Texas|Val Verde]]  
 
*[[Val Verde County, Texas|Val Verde]]  
*[[Zavala_County,_Texas|Zavala&nbsp;]]
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*[[Zavala County, Texas|Zavala&nbsp;]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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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  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
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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
  
*[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=193678&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Kinney&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193678&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Kinney&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
  
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Kinney_County,_Texas]]
 
[[Category:Kinney_County,_Texas]]

Revision as of 22:21, 26 August 2010

United StatesTexasCounties K > Kinney County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

First settlement in 1834 was abandoned until the establishment of Fort Clark in 1852.

Parent County

1850--Kinney County was created 28 January 1850 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Brackettville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

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).