Stephens County, Texas

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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Callahan_County,_Texas|Callahan]]
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*[[Eastland_County,_Texas|Eastland]]
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*[[Palo_Pinto_County,_Texas|Palo Pinto]]
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*[[Shackelford_County,_Texas|Shackelford]]
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*[[Throckmorton_County,_Texas|Throckmorton]]
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*[[Young_County,_Texas|Young]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 21:46, 10 December 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).