Wilbarger County, Texas

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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Wilbarger was part of Peter's Colony until 1858. Doan's Crossing and Store, a trading post, was established in 1878.  
 
Wilbarger was part of Peter's Colony until 1858. Doan's Crossing and Store, a trading post, was established in 1878.  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1858--'''Wilbarger County was created 1 February 1858 fromBexar Land District. '''County seat:''' Vernon <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1858--'''Wilbarger County was created 1 February 1858 fromBexar Land District. '''County seat:''' Vernon <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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*[[Foard County, Texas|Foard]]  
 
*[[Foard County, Texas|Foard]]  
 
*[[Hardeman County, Texas|Hardeman]]  
 
*[[Hardeman County, Texas|Hardeman]]  
*[[Jackson_County,_Oklahoma|Jackson County, Oklahoma]]
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*[[Jackson County, Oklahoma|Jackson County, Oklahoma]]  
 
*[[Tillman County, Oklahoma|Tillman County, Oklahoma]]  
 
*[[Tillman County, Oklahoma|Tillman County, Oklahoma]]  
 
*[[Wichita County, Texas|Wichita]]
 
*[[Wichita County, Texas|Wichita]]
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site
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[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site  
  
 
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
  
 
*[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
  
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194036&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Wilbarger&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194036&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Wilbarger&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Wilbarger_County,_Texas]]
 
[[Category:Wilbarger_County,_Texas]]

Revision as of 06:57, 28 August 2010

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Contents

County Courthouse

History

Wilbarger was part of Peter's Colony until 1858. Doan's Crossing and Store, a trading post, was established in 1878.

Parent County

1858--Wilbarger County was created 1 February 1858 fromBexar Land District. County seat: Vernon [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998 [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.
  • Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]
    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.

Societies and Libraries

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).