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{{Texas-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Texas|Texas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Texas Counties A|Counties A]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Atascosa County'' <br>{{Adoption TXGenWeb}}  
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{{Texas-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|RTENOTITLE]] [[Texas|Texas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|RTENOTITLE]] [[Texas Counties A|Counties A]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|RTENOTITLE]] Atascosa County'' <br>{{Adoption TXGenWeb}}  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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'''1856--'''Atascosa County was created 25 January 1856 from Bexar Land District. '''County seat:''' Jourdanton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1856--'''Atascosa County was created 25 January 1856 from Bexar Land District. '''County seat:''' Jourdanton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
The county's&nbsp;name is derives from a Spanish term for "boggy."<br>
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The county's&nbsp;name is derives from a Spanish term for "boggy."<br>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
See an interactive map of Atascosa County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/texas/tx-maps.html border changes].
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See an interactive map of Atascosa County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/texas/tx-maps.html border changes].  
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1375599 Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998] [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.  
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1375599 Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998] [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.  
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1320964 Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]]<br>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.
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1320964 Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]]<br>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&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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==== Family History Centers<br> ====
  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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[[Category:Atascosa_County,_Texas]]
 
[[Category:Atascosa_County,_Texas]]

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County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1856--Atascosa County was created 25 January 1856 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Jourdanton [1]

The county's name is derives from a Spanish term for "boggy."

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Atascosa County border changes.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cities and Towns: Campbellton | Charlotte | Jourdanton | Las Gallinas | Leming | Lytle | North Pleasanton | Pleasanton | Poteet | Rossville | Kyote

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb 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 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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