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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Brooks_County,_Texas|Brooks]]
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*[[Jim_Hogg_County,_Texas|Jim Hogg]]
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*[[Jim_Wells_County,_Texas|Jim Wells]]
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*[[Live_Oak_County,_Texas|Live Oak]]
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*[[McMullen_County,_Texas|McMullen]]
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*[[Webb_County,_Texas|Webb]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 03:02, 5 December 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).