Victoria County, Texas Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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Colonization started in 1824 mainly by Mexican settlers. The first settlement was in 1720 which consisted of a Spanish mission and presidio.
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1836--'''Victoria County was created 17 March 1836 from an Old Mexican Municipality. '''County seat:''' Victoria <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
Victoria County was one of the original twenty-three counties of Texas, created on 17 March 1836 and organized in 1837 from and Old Mexican Municipality and named for the first settlement, Nuestra Senora Guadelupe de Jesus Victoria. County seat: Victoria. Colonization started in 1824 mainly by Mexican settlers. The first settlement was in 1720 which consisted of a Spanish mission and presidio.  
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Revision as of 20:08, 24 October 2008

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Contents

County Courthouse

History

Colonization started in 1824 mainly by Mexican settlers. The first settlement was in 1720 which consisted of a Spanish mission and presidio.

Parent County

1836--Victoria County was created 17 March 1836 from an Old Mexican Municipality. County seat: Victoria [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

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).