Lavaca County, Texas Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Towns  ====
 
==== Towns  ====
  
Moulton
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Moulton  
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Colorado_County,_Texas|Colorado]]
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*[[Colorado County, Texas|Colorado]]  
*[[De_Witt_County,_Texas|De Witt]]
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*[[De Witt County, Texas|De Witt]]  
*[[Fayette_County,_Texas|Fayette]]
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*[[Fayette County, Texas|Fayette]]  
*[[Gonzales_County,_Texas|Gonzales]]
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*[[Gonzales County, Texas|Gonzales]]  
*[[Jackson_County,_Texas|Jackson]]
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*[[Jackson County, Texas|Jackson]]  
*[[Victoria_County,_Texas|Victoria]]
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*[[Victoria County, Texas|Victoria]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Cemeteries ====
  
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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  ==
  
*[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=193695&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Lavaca&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193695&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Lavaca&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
  
 
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[[Category:Lavaca_County,_Texas]]
 
[[Category:Lavaca_County,_Texas]]

Revision as of 00:15, 27 August 2010

United StatesTexasCounties L > Lavaca County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1846--Lavaca County was created 6 April 1846 from Colorado, Gonzales, Fayette, Jackson, and Victoria Counties. County seat: Hallettsville [1]

www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/LL/hcl5.html

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Hallettsville

Port Lavaca

Shiner

Yoakum

Towns

Moulton

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

www.txgenweb2.org/txlavaca/cemeteries.htm#n

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).