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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Texas|Texas]]&nbsp;&gt; [[Texas Counties D|Counties D]] &gt; Duval County'' <br>
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
 
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The earliest settlment was by Mexican ranchers in the early 1800's.
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Duval County was created 1 February 1858 and organized in 1876 from Hidalgo, Live Oak, Nueces, and Starr counties. County seat: San Diego. The earliest settlment was by Mexican ranchers in the early 1800's.  
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'''1858--'''Duval County was created 1 February 1858 from Live Oak, Nueces, and Starr Counties. '''County seat:''' San Diego <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
 
 
==== 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=193385&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Duval&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog.]
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193385&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Duval&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Duval_County,_Texas]]
 
[[Category:Duval_County,_Texas]]

Revision as of 13:52, 28 October 2008

United States  > Texas > Counties D > Duval County

County Courthouse

History

The earliest settlment was by Mexican ranchers in the early 1800's.

Parent County

1858--Duval County was created 1 February 1858 from Live Oak, Nueces, and Starr Counties. County seat: San Diego [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).