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Travis County, Texas
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Founded January 25, 1840
County Seat Austin
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County Courthouse

Travis County; 100 Guadalupe St #222; PO Box 1748; Austin, TX 78767; Ph. 512.473.9188 Details: (Co Clk has b & d rec from 1903, m, pro, ct & land rec form 1840)

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

Texas Naturalization Records  1906-1999   ~  FamilySearch record collection

Land

Original Land Owners of Texas - Travis County  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers


Obituaries

Travis County Obituaries ~  USGenWeb Archives Project  (limited list)

Probate

Taxation

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

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
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).

 

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