Real County, Texas

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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txreal/clarkcem.htm Clark Cemetery and Graveyard Flat Cemetery] from the Real County TXGenWeb site<br>
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txreal/clarkcem.htm Clark Cemetery and Graveyard Flat Cemetery] from the Real County TXGenWeb site<br>  
*[http://www.cemeteries-of-tx.com/Wtx/Real/cemetery/CypressCreek.html Cypress Creek Cemetery] Transcription from cemeteries-of-texas.com<br>
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*[http://www.cemeteries-of-tx.com/Wtx/Real/cemetery/CypressCreek.html Cypress Creek Cemetery] from cemeteries-of-texas.com<br>  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txreal/exilecem.htm Exile Cemetery] from the Real County TXGenWeb site
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txreal/exilecem.htm Exile Cemetery] from the Real County TXGenWeb site  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/real/cemetery/vance.txt Vance Cemetery] from the USGenWeb Archives<br>
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/real/cemetery/vance.txt Vance Cemetery] from the USGenWeb Archives<br>  
*[http://txdot.lib.utexas.edu/txdot-show.html?resolution=100&newWxH=800x600&image=tcreal01.sid&TLx=26&TLy=0&px=226&py=169&pr=6&fw=7230&fh=5414&map.x=264&map.y=230 Rio Frio Cemetery&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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*[http://txdot.lib.utexas.edu/txdot-show.html?resolution=100&newWxH=800x600&image=tcreal01.sid&TLx=26&TLy=0&px=226&py=169&pr=6&fw=7230&fh=5414&map.x=264&map.y=230 Rio Frio Cemetery] map
*[http://historictexascemeteries.com/real/real-county-cemeteries Real County Cemeteries] cemetery list, transcriptions, maps, information
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*[http://historictexascemeteries.com/real/real-county-cemeteries Real County Cemeteries] cemetery list, transcriptions, maps, information  
*[http://www.realcountyhistoricalmuseum.com/online_store.htm Leakey Floral Cemetery Booklet] available from the Real County Historical Museum<br>
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*[http://www.realcountyhistoricalmuseum.com/online_store.htm Leakey Floral Cemetery Booklet] available from the Real County Historical Museum<br>  
*Rio County Cemetery Books - may still be available from the [http://www.realcountyhistoricalmuseum.com/online_store.htm Real County Historical Museum] - Book One: Frio Canyon Cemeteries (within Real County), 1864-1997; Old small cemeteries in Real County; Book Two: Leakey Floral Cemetery; Book Three: Rio Frio Cemetery.&nbsp; [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txreal/info/cmbk.html More information].<br>
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*Rio County Cemetery Books - may still be available from the [http://www.realcountyhistoricalmuseum.com/online_store.htm Real County Historical Museum] - Book One: Frio Canyon Cemeteries (within Real County), 1864-1997; Old small cemeteries in Real County; Book Two: Leakey Floral Cemetery; Book Three: Rio Frio Cemetery.&nbsp; [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txreal/info/cmbk.html More information].<br>  
 
*[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  

Revision as of 01:28, 21 March 2013

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Guide to Real County Texas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Founded April 3, 1913
County Seat Leakey
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County Courthouse

Real County Courthouse
PO Box 656
Leakey, TX 78873-0656
Phone: 830.232.6888 

County Clerk has birth, marriage, death, divorce,
probate and land records from 1913[1]



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Real County has been home to two courthouses.  A temporary courthouse was erected on the town square in 1913 after Real County was organized.  In 1917 construction began on the current Real County Courthouse.  The Ransom Courthouse Annex was opened in 1978, housing some of the county's government functions. [2]

Real County Courthouse
County Clerk - Bella A. Rubio
P. O. Box 750
Leakey, TX 78873
830-232-5202
Fax: 830-232-6888 [1]

Real County Government Website 

History

Comanche, Apache and Lipan-Apache settlements preceded the establishment of the Spanish Mission of San Lorenzo de la Santa Cruz in 1762. Anglo-American settlement began in 1857.

Real County is named for Julius Real (1860-1944), a former member of the Texas State Senate.

Parent County

1913--Real County was created 3 April 1913 from Bandera, Kerr, and Edwards Counties. County seat: Leakey [3]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Camp Wood | Leakey | Rio Frio

Neighboring Countes

Resources

Cemeteries


Church

Court

Land

Land Survey Abstract Indicies ~  USGenWeb Archives Project

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Real County Public Library
225 Main St
Leakey, TX 78873
Phone: (830) 232-5199
Website


Camp Wood Public Library
106 Nueces St
Camp Wood, TX 78833
Phone: (830) 597-3208


Society Hill  ~  Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Real County, Texas. Page 672 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. HistoricTexas.net: Real County http://www3.historictexas.net/real-county-texas
  3. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).