Stephens County, Texas

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
 
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The first white settler arrived in 1857.
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Stephens County was created 22 January 1858 from Bosque County. Originally called Buchanan County, name changed ca. 1861. Organized in 1876. County seat: Breckenridge. The first white settler arrived in 1857
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'''1858--'''Stephens County was created 22 January 1858 from Bosque County. It was originally called Buchanan County, until the name changed 17 December 1861. '''County seat:''' Breckenridge <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref> 
 
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 20:55, 24 October 2008

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Contents

County Courthouse

History

The first white settler arrived in 1857.

Parent County

1858--Stephens County was created 22 January 1858 from Bosque County. It was originally called Buchanan County, until the name changed 17 December 1861. County seat: Breckenridge [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

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).