Lavaca County, Texas Genealogy

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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== African American ====
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==== African American ====
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/TX/texas.htm Texas African American Griots]  ~  USGenWeb
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/TX/texas.htm Texas African American Griots]  ~  USGenWeb  
*[http://www.afrigeneas.com AfriGeneas]  ~  African Ancestored Genealogy
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com AfriGeneas]  ~  African Ancestored Genealogy  
 
*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/african/texas/index.htm Texas African American Genealogy]  ~  Access Genealogy
 
*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/african/texas/index.htm Texas African American Genealogy]  ~  Access Genealogy
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
 
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txlavaca/cemeteries.htm Lavaca County Cemeteries]  ~  Index  ~  TXGenWeb   
 
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txlavaca/cemeteries.htm Lavaca County Cemeteries]  ~  Index  ~  TXGenWeb   
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/cemph/lavacaph.html Lavaca County Cemeteries]  ~  transcriptions  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/cemph/lavacaph.html Lavaca County Cemeteries]  ~  transcriptions  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[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  
 
*[http://www.historictexas.net/cemeteries/1-countytables.htm Texas Historic Cemeteries] ~ Partial indexes to historic cemeteries  
 
*[http://www.historictexas.net/cemeteries/1-countytables.htm Texas Historic Cemeteries] ~ Partial indexes to historic cemeteries  
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==== Census ====
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[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txlavaca/census.htm 1850 Census]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txlavaca/census.htm 1860 Census]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txlavaca/census.htm 1870 Census]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txlavaca/census.htm 1850 Census]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txlavaca/census.htm 1860 Census]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txlavaca/census.htm 1870 Census]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txlavaca/families.htm#biographies Lavaca County Biographies]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txlavaca/families.htm#biographies Lavaca County Biographies]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb  
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txlavaca/families.htm#websites Lavaca County Family Websites]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txlavaca/families.htm#websites Lavaca County Family Websites]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb  
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txlavaca/families.htm#reunions Family Reunions]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txlavaca/families.htm#reunions Family Reunions]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/museums.html Texas Museums]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; List of all museums in Texas&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/museums.html Texas Museums]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; List of all museums in Texas&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors
  
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==== Obituaries  ====
 
==== Obituaries  ====
  
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txlavaca/obituaries_a.htm Lavaca County Obituaries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txlavaca/obituaries_a.htm Lavaca County Obituaries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/obituaryresources.html Obituary Resources] ~ Links to research and locate obituaries ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/obituaryresources.html Obituary Resources] ~ Links to research and locate obituaries ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/obits/tx/obitstx.htm USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project]&nbsp;&nbsp;~&nbsp; Texas  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/obits/tx/obitstx.htm USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project]&nbsp;&nbsp;~&nbsp; Texas  

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Lavaca County, Texas
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Map of Texas highlighting Lavaca County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded April 6, 1846
County Seat Hallettsville
Courthouse
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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

African American

Cemeteries


Census

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Military Resources ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
  • Fallen Heroes  ~  Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
  • Honoring Our Veterans ~ Partial index of veterans from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate


Taxation

Vital Records


Societies and Libraries

Friench Simpson Memorial Library
705 E 4th St
Hallettsville, TX 77964
Phone: (361) 798-3243
Website


Shiner Public Library
115 E Wolters 2nd St
Shiner, TX 77984
Phone: (361) 594-3044


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).