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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Texas|Texas]]&nbsp;&gt; [[Texas Counties B|Counties B]] &gt; Bosque County''<br>
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{{Texas-stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Texas|Texas]]&nbsp;&gt; [[Texas Counties B|Counties B]] &gt; Bosque County''<br>  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
The County&nbsp;Courthouse is located in Meridian, Texas.&nbsp; The county website is [http://www.bosquecounty.us www.bosquecounty.us]
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The County&nbsp;Courthouse is located in Meridian, Texas.&nbsp; The county website is [http://www.bosquecounty.us www.bosquecounty.us]  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
Settled mostly by Norwegians in the western part of the county and Germans in the eastern part of the county.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
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Settled mostly by Norwegians in the western part of the county and Germans in the eastern part of the county.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1854--'''[http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=22593 Bosque] [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bosque_County,_Texas County] was created 4 February 1854 from [[Milam County, Texas|Milam]] and [[McLennan County, Texas|McLennan]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Meridian <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>&nbsp;  
 
'''1854--'''[http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=22593 Bosque] [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bosque_County,_Texas County] was created 4 February 1854 from [[Milam County, Texas|Milam]] and [[McLennan County, Texas|McLennan]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Meridian <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>&nbsp;  
  
The county was named for the Bosque River, a name deriving from Spanish for "woods"<br>
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The county was named for the Bosque River, a name deriving from Spanish for "woods"<br>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
'''Cities and Towns:''' Clifton | Cranfills | Iredell | Meridian | Morgan | [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localityrelated&columns=*%2C0%2C0&subject=193201&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Bosque Valley Mills]&nbsp;| Walnut Springs
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'''Cities and Towns:''' Clifton | Cranfills | Iredell | Meridian | Morgan | [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localityrelated&columns=*%2C0%2C0&subject=193201&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Bosque Valley Mills]&nbsp;| Walnut Springs  
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Hill County, Texas|Hill]]  
 
*[[Hill County, Texas|Hill]]  
 
*[[Johnson County, Texas|Johnson]]  
 
*[[Johnson County, Texas|Johnson]]  
*[[McLennan County, Texas|McLennan]]
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*[[McLennan County, Texas|McLennan]]  
 
*[[Somervell County, Texas|Somervell]]
 
*[[Somervell County, Texas|Somervell]]
  
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
Gloria B. Mayfield [http://www.cemeteries-of-tx.com/Etx/Bosque/ListBosque.html Cemeteries] website for Bosque County, Texas.
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Gloria B. Mayfield [http://www.cemeteries-of-tx.com/Etx/Bosque/ListBosque.html Cemeteries] website for Bosque County, Texas.  
  
[http://resources.rootsweb.ancestry.com/USA/TX/Bosque/ Rootsweb-Ancestry Cemeteries]
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[http://resources.rootsweb.ancestry.com/USA/TX/Bosque/ Rootsweb-Ancestry Cemeteries]  
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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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  
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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[[Category:Bosque_County,_Texas]]
 
[[Category:Bosque_County,_Texas]]

Revision as of 22:32, 25 August 2010

Template:Texas-stubUnited States  > Texas > Counties B > Bosque County

County Courthouse

The County Courthouse is located in Meridian, Texas.  The county website is www.bosquecounty.us

History

Settled mostly by Norwegians in the western part of the county and Germans in the eastern part of the county.   

Parent County

1854--Bosque County was created 4 February 1854 from Milam and McLennan Counties. County seat: Meridian [1] 

The county was named for the Bosque River, a name deriving from Spanish for "woods"

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cities and Towns: Clifton | Cranfills | Iredell | Meridian | Morgan | Valley Mills | Walnut Springs

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Gloria B. Mayfield Cemeteries website for Bosque County, Texas.

Rootsweb-Ancestry 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

References

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