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County Courthouse

History

Parent County

Wise County was created and organized 23 January 1856 from Cooke County. Courthouse and many county records were destroyed by fire in 1881. County set: Decatur (formerly called Taylorsville). The first white settler arrived in 1854 and the first public school opened in 1855.

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

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