Travis County, Texas

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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/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.  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/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.  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/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.  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/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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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1949337 Texas, Death Index, 1903-2000]&nbsp; &nbsp;~ &nbsp;FamilySearch records collection
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1681049 Texas, Deaths and Burials, 1903-1973]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~ FamilySearch records collection
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1320964 Texas, Deaths, 1890-1976]&nbsp; &nbsp; ~ FamilySearch records collection
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1930157 Texas, Deaths, 1977-1986]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~ FamilySearch records collection
 
*[http://www.footnote.com Footnote.com] ($) has [http://www.fold3.com/title_479/texas_death_certificates Texas Death Certificates 1890-1976] available online.
 
*[http://www.footnote.com Footnote.com] ($) has [http://www.fold3.com/title_479/texas_death_certificates Texas Death Certificates 1890-1976] available online.
  

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Travis County, Texas
Map
Map of Texas highlighting Travis County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 25, 1840
County Seat Austin
Courthouse
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Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1840--Travis County was created 25 January 1840 from Bastrop County. County seat: Austin [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Texas Disasters

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

  • FindAGrave  ~  Transcriptions and partial transcriptions for Travis County cemeteries  
  • Interment.net  ~  Transcriptions and partial transcriptions for Travis County cemeteries  (limited list)
  • Texas Cemeteries  ~  Hidden Ancestors (links to transcriptions and information on most major Texas cemeteries)


  • BillionGraves:

Assumption Cemetery, Austin

Mount Calvary Cemetery, Austin

Oak Hill Cemetery, Oak Hill

State Cemetery of Texas, Austin

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Austin
  • Austin Texas Oak Hills Stake

City Directories

Austin City Directories, digital books online from The Portal to Texas History:

1872-1873 | 1877-1878 | 1881-1882 | 1885-1886 | 1889-1890 | 1893-1894 | 1897-1898 | 1900-1901 | 1906-1907 | 1912-1913 | 1918 | 1922

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Texas, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865  ~ FamilySearch records collection
Texas, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865  ~  FamilySearch records collection

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910  ~  FamilySearch records collection

Vital Records

Births

Texas, Birth Certificates, 1903-1935  ~  FamilySearch records collection
Texas, Birth Index, 1903-1997 ~  FamilySearch records collection
Texas, Births and Christenings, 1840-1981  ~  FamilySearch records collection

Marriages

Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977  ~  FamilySearch records collection

Deaths

Events

Roots, Boots, & Brisket - Annual family history conference co-sponsered by the Austin Texas Oak Hills Stake

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • TEXAS GenWeb 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).