Reeves County, Texas

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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The county's first settlers were Mexican farmers. Anglo-American settlers arrived about 1871.  
 
The county's first settlers were Mexican farmers. Anglo-American settlers arrived about 1871.  
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1883--'''Reeves County was created 14 April 1883 from [[Pecos_County,_Texas|Pecos]] County. '''County seat:''' Pecos <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1883--'''Reeves County was created 14 April 1883 from [[Pecos County, Texas|Pecos]] County. '''County seat:''' Pecos <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Culberson_County,_Texas|Culberson]]
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*[[Culberson County, Texas|Culberson]]  
*[[Eddy_County,_New_Mexico|Eddy County, New Mexico]]
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*[[Eddy County, New Mexico|Eddy County, New Mexico]]  
*[[Jeff_Davis_County,_Texas|Jeff Davis]]
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*[[Jeff Davis County, Texas|Jeff Davis]]  
*[[Loving_County,_Texas|Loving]]
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*[[Loving County, Texas|Loving]]  
*[[Pecos_County,_Texas|Pecos]]
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*[[Pecos County, Texas|Pecos]]  
*[[Ward_County,_Texas|Ward]]
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*[[Ward County, Texas|Ward]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
[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  
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
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== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Reeves_County,_Texas]]
 
[[Category:Reeves_County,_Texas]]

Revision as of 22:10, 27 August 2010

United StatesTexasCounties R > Reeves County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

The county's first settlers were Mexican farmers. Anglo-American settlers arrived about 1871.

Parent County

1883--Reeves County was created 14 April 1883 from Pecos County. County seat: Pecos [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

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).