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Towns: Alma, Avalon, [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193402&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Ellis%2C+Boz&columns=*,0,0 Boz], Forreston, Garrett, [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193405&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Ellis%2C+Italy&columns=*,0,0 Italy], Milford, Oak Leaf, [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193407&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Ellis%2C+Palmer&columns=*,0,0 Palmer<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1233943724640_746"></span>], [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193409&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Ellis%2C+Telico&columns=*,0,0 Telico]
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Cities: Bardwell, [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193403&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Ellis%2C+Ennis&columns=*,0,0 Ennis], [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193404&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Ellis%2C+Ferris&columns=*,0,0 Ferris], Maypearl, [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193406&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Ellis%2C+Midlothian&columns=*,0,0 Midlothian], Ovilla, Pecan Hill, [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193408&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Ellis%2C+Red+Oak&columns=*,0,0 Red Oak], [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193410&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Ellis%2C+Waxahachie&columns=*,0,0 Waxahachie]
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties ====

Revision as of 18:11, 6 February 2009

United States  > Texas > Counties E > Ellis County

County Courthouse

History

The first settlement was in 1843.

Parent County

1849--Ellis County was created 20 December 1849 from Navarro County. County seat: Waxahachie [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Towns: Alma, Avalon, Boz, Forreston, Garrett, Italy, Milford, Oak Leaf, Palmer, Telico

Cities: Bardwell, Ennis, Ferris, Maypearl, Midlothian, Ovilla, Pecan Hill, Red Oak, Waxahachie

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).