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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
 
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Originally named Wegefarth County and organized in 1882, the county was renamed Donley.
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1876--'''Donley County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. '''County seat:''' Clarendon <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref> 
Donley County was created 21 August 1881 from Jack County and Bexar Land District. Originally named Wegefarth County and organized in 1882, the county was renamed Donley. County seat: Clarendon.  
 
 
 
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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== Societies and Libraries ==
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193384&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Donley&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog.]
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193384&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Donley&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Donley_County,_Texas]]
 
[[Category:Donley_County,_Texas]]

Revision as of 13:50, 28 October 2008

United States  > Texas > [[Texas Counties D|Counties D] > Donley County

County Courthouse

History

Originally named Wegefarth County and organized in 1882, the county was renamed Donley.

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

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