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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
[[Image:David_Crockett.JPG|thumb|right|400px|Davy Crockett (1786-1836)]]
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[[Image:David Crockett.JPG|thumb|right|400px]]  
  
The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Davy_Crockett Davy Crockett] (1786-1836), frontiersman, Congressman, and Alamo defender.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Davy_Crockett "Davy Crockett,"] Wikipedia.</ref>
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The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Davy_Crockett Davy Crockett] (1786-1836), frontiersman, Congressman, and Alamo defender.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Davy_Crockett "Davy Crockett,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Crane_County,_Texas|Crane]]  
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*[[Crane County, Texas|Crane]]  
*[[Irion_County,_Texas|Irion]]  
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*[[Irion County, Texas|Irion]]  
 
*[[Pecos County, Texas|Pecos]]  
 
*[[Pecos County, Texas|Pecos]]  
 
*[[Reagan County, Texas|Reagan]]  
 
*[[Reagan County, Texas|Reagan]]  
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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  ====

Revision as of 01:40, 26 August 2010

Template:Texas-stubUnited States  > Texas > Counties C > Crockett County

County Courthouse

History

David Crockett.JPG

The county is named after Davy Crockett (1786-1836), frontiersman, Congressman, and Alamo defender.[1]

Parent County

1875--Crockett County was created 22 January 1875 from Bexar Land District.
County seat: Ozona [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

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

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

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