Rusk County, Texas Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Rusk County was created and organized on January 16, 1843 from Nacogdoches County. Courthouse and many county records were destroyed by fire in March 1878. County seat: Henderson.  
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'''1843--'''Rusk County was created 16 January 1843 from Nacogdoches County. '''County seat:''' Henderson <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
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'''1878--'''Courthouse and many county records were destroyed by fire in March 1878.
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
  
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193888&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Rusk&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog] .
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193888&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Rusk&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Rusk_County,_Texas]]
 
[[Category:Rusk_County,_Texas]]

Revision as of 21:17, 24 October 2008

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Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1843--Rusk County was created 16 January 1843 from Nacogdoches County. County seat: Henderson [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1878--Courthouse and many county records were destroyed by fire in March 1878.

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).