Travis County, Texas Genealogy

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{{Texas-stub}} ''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Texas|Texas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Texas Counties T|Counties T]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] Travis County'' <br>
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{{Texas-stub}} ''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Texas|Texas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Texas Counties T|Counties T]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] Travis County'' <br>  
  
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
 
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*FindAGrave &nbsp;~ &nbsp;Transcriptions and partial transcriptions for Travis County cemeteries &nbsp;  
 
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*Interment.net &nbsp;~ &nbsp;Transcriptions and partial transcriptions for Travis County cemeteries &nbsp;(limited list)  
*FindAGrave &nbsp;~ &nbsp;Transcriptions and partial transcriptions for Travis County cemeteries &nbsp;
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*Interment.net &nbsp;~ &nbsp;Transcriptions and partial transcriptions for Travis County cemeteries &nbsp;(limited list)
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*Texas Cemeteries &nbsp;~ &nbsp;Hidden Ancestors (links to transcriptions and information on most major Texas cemeteries)
 
*Texas Cemeteries &nbsp;~ &nbsp;Hidden Ancestors (links to transcriptions and information on most major Texas cemeteries)
  
 
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*BillionGraves:
 
*BillionGraves:
  
[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=106782 Assumption Cemetery, Austin]
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[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=106782 Assumption Cemetery, Austin]  
  
[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=103187 Mount Calvary Cemetery, Austin]
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[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=103187 Mount Calvary Cemetery, Austin]  
  
[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=106902 Oak Hill Cemetery, Oak Hill]
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[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=106902 Oak Hill Cemetery, Oak Hill]  
  
[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=144050 State Cemetery of Texas, Austin]
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[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=144050 State Cemetery of Texas, Austin]  
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
 
[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1389983 Texas, Naturalization Records, 1906-1989]&nbsp; ~ &nbsp;FamilySearch record collection
 
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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==== Military  ====
 
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[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1932381 Texas, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865] &nbsp;~ FamilySearch records collection<br>[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1932425 Texas, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865] &nbsp;~ &nbsp;FamilySearch records collection  
 
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[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1932381 Texas, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865] &nbsp;~ FamilySearch records collection<br>[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1932425 Texas, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865] &nbsp;~ &nbsp;FamilySearch records collection
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1827575 Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910]&nbsp; ~ &nbsp;FamilySearch records collection
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[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1827575 Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910]&nbsp; ~ &nbsp;FamilySearch records collection  
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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===== '''''Births'''''  =====
 
===== '''''Births'''''  =====
  
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[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1803956 Texas, Birth Certificates, 1903-1935]&nbsp; ~ &nbsp;FamilySearch records collection<br>[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1949342 Texas, Birth Index, 1903-1997]&nbsp;~ &nbsp;FamilySearch records collection<br>[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1681015 Texas, Births and Christenings, 1840-1981]&nbsp; ~ &nbsp;FamilySearch records collection
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[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1803956 Texas, Birth Certificates, 1903-1935]&nbsp; ~ &nbsp;FamilySearch records collection<br>[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1949342 Texas, Birth Index, 1903-1997]&nbsp;~ &nbsp;FamilySearch records collection<br>[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1681015 Texas, Births and Christenings, 1840-1981]&nbsp; ~ &nbsp;FamilySearch records collection  
  
 
===== '''''Marriages'''''  =====
 
===== '''''Marriages'''''  =====
  
*''[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1803987 Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977 ]&nbsp;~ &nbsp;FamilySearch records collection''  
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*''[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1803987 Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977 ]&nbsp;~ &nbsp;FamilySearch records collection''
[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1681052 Texas, Marriages, 1837-1973&nbsp;]&nbsp; &nbsp;~ &nbsp;FamilySearch record collection
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[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1681052 Texas, Marriages, 1837-1973&nbsp;]&nbsp; &nbsp;~ &nbsp;FamilySearch record collection  
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/2031191 Texas, Marriages, 1966-2010]&nbsp; &nbsp;~ &nbsp;FamilySearch record collection
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/2031191 Texas, Marriages, 1966-2010]&nbsp; &nbsp;~ &nbsp;FamilySearch record collection
  
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*[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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===== Divorce =====
===== Divorce =====
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/2038378 Texas Divorce Index &nbsp;1968-2010] &nbsp;~ &nbsp;FamilySearch records collection
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/2038378 Texas Divorce Index &nbsp;1968-2010] &nbsp;~ &nbsp;FamilySearch records collection
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*[http://txgenweb.org/ TEXAS GenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county  
 
*[http://txgenweb.org/ TEXAS GenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county  
*[http://www.texasgenweb.org/travis/ Travis County USGenWeb] &nbsp;~ &nbsp;county record transcriptions and general information
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*[http://www.texasgenweb.org/travis/ Travis County USGenWeb] &nbsp;~ &nbsp;county record transcriptions and general information  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/travis/travtoc.htm USGenWeb Archives Collection] ~ &nbsp;Travis County records
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/travis/travtoc.htm USGenWeb Archives Collection] ~ &nbsp;Travis County records
  
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Revision as of 19:04, 24 August 2012

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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, Marriages, 1837-1973    ~  FamilySearch record collection

Deaths


Divorce

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

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).