Lipscomb County, Texas

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
Booker (partly in [[Ochiltree County, Texas|Ochiltree County)]] | Darrouzett | Follett | Higgins | Lipscomb
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Booker (partly in [[Ochiltree County, Texas|Ochiltree County)]] | Darrouzett | Follett | Higgins | Lipscomb  
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txlipsco/cems.html Lipscomb County Cemeteries] from the TXGenWeb site.
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txlipsco/cems.html Lipscomb County Cemeteries] from the TXGenWeb site.
  
==== Census<br> ====
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*1880 Census for Lipscomb County, [http://www.archive.org/details/10thcensus1317unit census images] on line at archive.org; [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txlipsco/1880c.html transcription] from the TXGenWeb site.  
 
*1880 Census for Lipscomb County, [http://www.archive.org/details/10thcensus1317unit census images] on line at archive.org; [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txlipsco/1880c.html transcription] from the TXGenWeb site.  
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==== Land  ====
 
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*''A History of Lipscomb County, 1876-1976'', by the Lipscomb Historical Survey Committee.&nbsp; [http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth46830/m1 Read the book on line] at The Portal to Texas History.  
 
*''A History of Lipscomb County, 1876-1976'', by the Lipscomb Historical Survey Committee.&nbsp; [http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth46830/m1 Read the book on line] at The Portal to Texas History.  
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
*[http://www.wolfcreekheritagemuseum.org/ Wolf Creek Heritage Museum]<br>Highway 305<br>Lipscomb, Texas 79056<br>806-852-2123  
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*[http://www.wolfcreekheritagemuseum.org/ Wolf Creek Heritage Museum]<br>Highway 305<br>Lipscomb, Texas 79056<br>806-852-2123
  
 
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txlipsco/ Lipscomb County TXGenWeb] site maps, history and other information for Lipscomb county.&nbsp;
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txlipsco/ Lipscomb County TXGenWeb] site maps, history and other information for Lipscomb county.&nbsp;
  
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*{{FHL|Texas%2C+Lipscomb|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Texas%2C+Lipscomb|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}

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Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1876--Lipscomb County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Lipscomb [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Booker (partly in Ochiltree County) | Darrouzett | Follett | Higgins | Lipscomb

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

  • Lipscomb County Cemeteries, book by LaVaun Kraft. Iinformation on each of the nine Lipscomb County cemeteries: Heart Cemetery, Kiowa Cemetery, View Point Cemetery, Darrouzett Cemetery, Fairview Cemetery, Fairmont Cemetery, Lipscomb Cemetery, St. John's Cemetery, and Higgins Cemetery; each section includes information about the origins of the cemetery with deeds and certificates, an index of the persons buried in the cemetery, a list of the information on each of the headstones in the cemetery, and a list of the veterans buried in the cemetery. Digital version online at The Portal To Texas History.
  • Lipscomb County Cemeteries from the TXGenWeb site.

Census

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

Births
Marriages
Deaths

Societies and Libraries


Web Sites


References

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