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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Texas|Texas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Texas Counties B|Counties B]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Borden County'' <br>{{Adoption Hidden Ancestors}}<br>{{Infobox U.S. County
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
District &amp; County Clerk<br>Joyce Herridge<br>P.O. Box 124, Gail 79738<br>(806) 756-4324<br>FAX: (806) 756-4405<br>
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District &amp; County Clerk<br>Joyce Herridge<br>P.O. Box 124, Gail 79738<br>(806) 756-4324<br>FAX: (806) 756-4405<br>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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'''1876--'''Borden County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. '''County seat:''' Gail <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1876--'''Borden County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. '''County seat:''' Gail <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
The county was named for Gail Borden Jr., newspaper publisher and founder of the Borden Company.<br>
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The county was named for Gail Borden Jr., newspaper publisher and founder of the Borden Company.<br>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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*[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-TX-NDX.html Cemetery Junction]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links to cemetery transcriptions
 
*[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-TX-NDX.html Cemetery Junction]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links to cemetery transcriptions
  
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==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/museums.html|Texas Museums]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; List of all museums in Texas&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
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*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/museums.html%7CTexas Museums]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; List of all museums in Texas&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.txgenweb4.org/txborden/markers_1.htm Historical Markers of Borden County] ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.txgenweb4.org/txborden/markers_1.htm Historical Markers of Borden County] ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.txgenweb4.org/txborden/history.htm History of Borden County] ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb
 
*[http://www.txgenweb4.org/txborden/history.htm History of Borden County] ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb4.org/txborden/divorces_1968-1997.htm Borden County Divorce Records 1968-1997] ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.txgenweb4.org/txborden/divorces_1968-1997.htm Borden County Divorce Records 1968-1997] ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.txgenweb4.org/txborden/marriages_1966_1997.htm Borden County Marriage Records 1966-1997] ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.txgenweb4.org/txborden/marriages_1966_1997.htm Borden County Marriage Records 1966-1997] ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb  
*[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.  
 
*[http://www.texas.hiddenancestors.com/texas_marriage_records.htm Texas Marriage Records&nbsp; 1966 - 2005]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.texas.hiddenancestors.com/texas_marriage_records.htm Texas Marriage Records&nbsp; 1966 - 2005]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.texas.hiddenancestors.com/texas_divorce_records.htm Texas Divorce Records&nbsp; 1968&nbsp;- 2005]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.texas.hiddenancestors.com/texas_divorce_records.htm Texas Divorce Records&nbsp; 1968&nbsp;- 2005]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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==== Family History Centers<br> ====
  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
[http://www.daddezio.com/society/hill/SH-TX-NDX.html Society Hill]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies
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[http://www.daddezio.com/society/hill/SH-TX-NDX.html Society Hill]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies  
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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Borden County, Texas
Map
Map of Texas highlighting Borden County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded August 21, 1876
County Seat Gail
Courthouse



County Courthouse

District & County Clerk
Joyce Herridge
P.O. Box 124, Gail 79738
(806) 756-4324
FAX: (806) 756-4405

History

Parent County

1876--Borden County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Gail [1]

The county was named for Gail Borden Jr., newspaper publisher and founder of the Borden Company.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Towns and Cities:  | Gail | Durham |

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries


Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Records for 1835 & 1836] Complete List ~ TXGenWeb

  • Military Resources ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
  • Fallen Heroes  ~  Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
  • Honoring Our Veterans ~ Partial index of veterans from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Society Hill  ~  Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies

Web Sites

References

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