Trinity County, Texas Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
 
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The first Anglo-American settler arrived in 1844.
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Trinity County was created and organized 11 February 1850 from Houston County. Courthouses and most county records were destroyed by fire in December 1872 and February 1876. County seat: Sumpter (1850-1873); Trinity (1873-1874); Pennington (1874-1883); Groveton (1883-present). The first Anglo-American settler arrived in 1844.
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'''1850--'''Trinity County was created 11 February 1850 from Houston County. '''County seat:''' Groveton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
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'''1872,1876--''Courthouses and most county records were destroyed by fire in December 1872 and February 1876.
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
  
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193971&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Trinity&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog] .
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193971&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Trinity&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Trinity_County,_Texas]]

Revision as of 20:28, 24 October 2008

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Contents

County Courthouse

History

The first Anglo-American settler arrived in 1844.

Parent County

1850--Trinity County was created 11 February 1850 from Houston County. County seat: Groveton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

'1872,1876--Courthouses and most county records were destroyed by fire in December 1872 and February 1876.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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