Texas Cemeteries

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Two important collections of cemetery records are:  
 
Two important collections of cemetery records are:  
  
Brinley, Lorine. ''Cemetery Records: A Texas and Louisiana Collection.'' Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society, 1959. (Family History Library films 206289-303.) This contains card indexes.  
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Brinley, Lorine. ''Cemetery Records: A Texas and Louisiana Collection.'' Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society, 1959. (Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=255377&disp=Cemetery+records++ book 976 A1 no. 3; 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. (Family History Library[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=192101&disp=Cemetery+records+of+Texas%20%20&columns=*,0,0  book 976.4 V3d; films 897234-35].)  
 
''Cemetery Records of Texas.'' Six Volumes. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society, 1956-63. (Family History Library[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=192101&disp=Cemetery+records+of+Texas%20%20&columns=*,0,0  book 976.4 V3d; films 897234-35].)  
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=== Web Sites  ===
 
=== Web Sites  ===
  
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http://www.usgwarchives.org/tx/txfiles.htm  
 
http://www.usgwarchives.org/tx/txfiles.htm  
  
 
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Revision as of 14:42, 7 October 2008

Two important collections of cemetery records are:

Brinley, Lorine. Cemetery Records: A Texas and Louisiana Collection. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society, 1959. (Family History Library book 976 A1 no. 3; 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. (Family History Library book 976.4 V3d; 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. (Family History Library 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. (Family History Library 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" section of this outline.

Web Sites

http://www.interment.net/us/TX/index.htm

http://www.teafor2.com/

http://www.usgwarchives.org/tx/txfiles.htm