Texas Cemeteries

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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=70580 ''Web: Texas, Find A Grave Index, 1761-2012''] at Ancestry.com ($) State.
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=70580 ''Web: Texas, Find A Grave Index, 1761-2012''] at Ancestry.com ($) State.
  
[http://www.interment.net/us/TX/index.htm Interment.net] Cemetery Transcriptions<br>  
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*[http://www.interment.net/us/TX/index.htm Interment.net] Cemetery Transcriptions<br>  
  
[http://www.teafor2.com/ Tea for 2] Headstone photos<br>  
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*[http://www.teafor2.com/ Tea for 2] Headstone photos<br>  
  
[http://www.cemeteries-of-texas.com Cemeteries-of-Texas] Transcriptions and cemetery photos.  
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*[http://www.cemeteries-of-texas.com Cemeteries-of-Texas] Transcriptions and cemetery photos.  
  
[http://www.historictexascemeteries.com HistoricTexasCemeteries.com] Maps, transcriptions, information and more, sorted by county  
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*[http://www.historictexascemeteries.com HistoricTexasCemeteries.com] Maps, transcriptions, information and more, sorted by county  
  
[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/txfiles.htm US Gen Web Archives]<br>  
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/txfiles.htm US Gen Web Archives]<br>  
  
[http://www.thc.state.tx.us/cemeteries/cemdefault.shtml Texas Historic Cemeteries] Cemetery information from the Texas Historical Commission.  
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*[http://www.thc.state.tx.us/cemeteries/cemdefault.shtml Texas Historic Cemeteries] Cemetery information from the Texas Historical Commission.  
  
[http://texas-genealogy.com/Texas-Cemetery-Records.htm Texas Cemetery Records] (at Texas Genealogy), Cemetery inscriptions online organized by county and city<br>  
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*[http://texas-genealogy.com/Texas-Cemetery-Records.htm Texas Cemetery Records] (at Texas Genealogy), Cemetery inscriptions online organized by county and city<br>  
  
[http://www.victoriadiocese.org/cemetery/cemetery.htm Cemeteries of The Diocese of Victoria]&nbsp;and [http://www.vccms.org/ name search of many of the cemeteries]&nbsp;(scroll to bottom of page)  
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*[http://www.victoriadiocese.org/cemetery/cemetery.htm Cemeteries of The Diocese of Victoria]&nbsp;and [http://www.vccms.org/ name search of many of the cemeteries]&nbsp;(scroll to bottom of page)  
  
 
'''A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:'''  
 
'''A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:'''  

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*Two important collections of cemetery records are:
- Brinley, Lorine. Cemetery Records: A Texas and Louisiana Collection. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society, 1959. FHL book 976 A1 no. 3 and FHL film 908964 item 8 This contains card indexes.Transcripts for many cemetery are on films 206289-303. 
-Cemetery Records of Texas. Six Volumes. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society, 1956-63. FHL book 976.4 V3d and FHL films 897234-35
  • Lists of the cemeteries in each county that are included in the above collections are in Sharry Crofford-Gould, Texas Cemetery Inscriptions: A Source Index. San Antonio, Texas: Limited Editions, 1977. FHL book 976.4 A1 no. 56
  • Some of the earliest burials in Texas are recorded in Mrs. Malcolm B. Biggerstaff, Four Thousand Tombstone Inscriptions from Texas, 1745-1870: Along the Old San Antonio Road and the Trail of Austin's Colonists. Oklahoma City: Oklahoma Historical Society, 1952. FHL book 976.4 V3b
  • The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) collection also contains tombstone inscriptions from many Texas cemeteries. This collection is described in the "Genealogy" article in this Wiki.

Online

The following websites have cemetery listings for Texas State.
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Sites may be incomplete. They may not list all cemeteries in a county and may not include all burials in a cemetery.

  • Findagrave.com Search for names Enter at least a last name then click Search. Can narrow by first names or dates.
    • This site frequently has tombstone images
    • List of cemeteries statewide for cemeteries in their database
      • You may need to narrow by county
        • Go to Find A Grave Home page, click Search for a cemetery, select the state (Texas ), then select from the county list, and press Search.
      • Click on the number below Interments for a cemetery to access names. Click Records arrow to scroll through to the end.

A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:

Texas, Bexar, San Antonio, Cemetery Records ( FamilySearch Historical Records)