Stephens County, Texas Genealogy

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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== [http://www.txgenweb2.org/txstephens/cemetery.html Cemeteries ] ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txstephens/cemetery.html Cemeteries] from the Stephens County TXGenWeb site.
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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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 TXGenWeb site  
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==== Military  ====
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[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txstephens/CivilIndex.html Civil War] [http://www.txgenweb2.org/txstephens/Pension.html Confederate Pensions]&nbsp; [http://www.txgenweb2.org/txstephens/WWI.html WWI]&nbsp; [http://www.txgenweb2.org/txstephens/WWIIBuried.html WWII] information from the Stephens County TXGenWeb site.<br>
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==== Newspapers  ====
  
==== Military-<br> [http://www.txgenweb2.org/txstephens/CivilIndex.html Civil War]&nbsp; [http://www.txgenweb2.org/txstephens/Pension.html Confederate Pensions]&nbsp; [http://www.txgenweb2.org/txstephens/WWI.html WWI]&nbsp; [http://www.txgenweb2.org/txstephens/WWIIBuried.html WWII]<br>  ====
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[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txstephens/Newspaper.htm Newspapers] from the Stephens County TXGenWeb site.  
  
==== [http://www.txgenweb2.org/txstephens/Newspaper.htm Newspapers] ====
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==== Obituaries ====
  
[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txstephens/Obits.htm Obits]
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[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txstephens/Obits.htm Obits] from the Stephens County TXGenWeb site.
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
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==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
==== [[Vital Records, Texas|Vital Records]]<br>[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txstephens/MarriageIndex.htm Marriages]<br>[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txstephens/DeathCerts.htm Death Certificates] ====
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==== Vital Records ====
  
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*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txstephens/MarriageIndex.htm Marriages]from the Stephens County TXGenWeb site.
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*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txstephens/DeathCerts.htm Death Certificates] from the Stephens County TXGenWeb site.
 
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1375599 Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998] [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.  
 
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1375599 Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998] [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.  
 
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1320964 Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]]<br>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.
 
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1320964 Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]]<br>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.
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://txgenweb.org/ TEXAS GenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county.
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*[http://txgenweb.org/ TXGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county.
  
 
*{{FHL|Texas%2C+Stephens|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
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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

Cemeteries from the Stephens County TXGenWeb site.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site

Military

Civil War Confederate Pensions  WWI  WWII information from the Stephens County TXGenWeb site.

Newspapers

Newspapers from the Stephens County TXGenWeb site.

Obituaries

Obits from the Stephens County TXGenWeb site.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

  • TXGenWeb 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).