Parker County, Texas Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
 
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The first permanent settlement occurred after 1849.
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1855--'''Parker County was created 12 December 1855 from Bosque and Navarro Counties. '''County seat:''' Weatherford <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
Parker County was created 12 December 1855 and organized in 1856 from Bosque and Navarro counties. Courthouse and almost all county records were destroyed by fire in May 1874. County seat: Weatherford. The first permanent settlement occurred after 1849.  
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
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'''1874--'''Courthouse and almost all county records were destroyed by fire in May 1874.
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
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== Web Sites  ==
 
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193846&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Parker&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193846&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Parker&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog.]
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== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Parker_County,_Texas]]
 
[[Category:Parker_County,_Texas]]

Revision as of 21:22, 24 October 2008

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Contents

County Courthouse

History

The first permanent settlement occurred after 1849.

Parent County

1855--Parker County was created 12 December 1855 from Bosque and Navarro Counties. County seat: Weatherford [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1874--Courthouse and almost all county records were destroyed by fire in May 1874.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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