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==== Local Histories  ====
==== Local Histories  ====
'''[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txbandera/Families.html Families and People of Bandera County]'''
*''Pioneer history of Bandera County : seventy-five years of intrepid history'', 1922, by J. Marvin Hunter, A history of Bandera County from 1847 to 1922. [http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth27720/m1 Read the book online] from The Portal to Texas History.
*''One Hundred Years in Bandera, 1853–1953'', by J. Marvin Hunter.
'''[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txbandera/CountyHistory.html Bandera County History]'''
*''History of Bandera County, Texas'', 1986 by the Bandera County History Book Committee.
*[http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hcb02 Bandera County History] from The Handbook of Texas Online.
'''[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txbandera/PeoplePics.html Old Photos of Bandera County Citizens]'''
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txbandera/Families.html Families and People of Bandera County]  
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txbandera/CountyHistory.html Bandera County History]  
'''[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txbandera/78Flood.html The Flood of 1978]'''
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txbandera/PeoplePics.html Old Photos of Bandera County Citizens]  
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txbandera/78Flood.html The Flood of 1978]  
'''[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txbandera/TrialsTribulationsFrontier.html Trials and Tribulations on the Frontier]'''
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txbandera/TrialsTribulationsFrontier.html Trials and Tribulations on the Frontier]
==== Maps  ====
==== Maps  ====

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County Courthouse


Parent County

1856--Bandera County was created 26 January 1856 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Bandera [1]

The county's name is derived from Spanish for "flag."

Bandera County History and Information


Populated Places

Towns and Cities: Bandera | Lakehills | Medina | Vanderpool

Bandera County Towns and Geographical Places

Neighboring Counties



Churches, Organizations, Schools and Societies 


History and Photographs of the Bandera County Courthouse

Crime and Punishment in Bandera County


Bandera County Heritage Properties

Local Histories


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

Bandera County Maps, Old and New


Military Records and Databases

Newspapers, Books & Libraries


A Few Early Bandera County Probate Records

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites


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