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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
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*[[Austin_County,_Texas|Austin]]
 
*[[Bastrop_County,_Texas|Bastrop]]
 
*[[Bastrop_County,_Texas|Bastrop]]
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*[[Caldwell_County,_Texas|Caldwell]]
 
*[[Colorado_County,_Texas|Colorado]]
 
*[[Colorado_County,_Texas|Colorado]]
 
*[[Gonzales_County,_Texas|Gonzales]]
 
*[[Gonzales_County,_Texas|Gonzales]]
 
*[[Lavaca_County,_Texas|Lavaca]]
 
*[[Lavaca_County,_Texas|Lavaca]]
 
*[[Lee_County,_Texas|Lee]]
 
*[[Lee_County,_Texas|Lee]]
*Washington
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*[[Washington_County,_Texas|Washington]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 19:04, 6 December 2008

United States  > Texas > Counties F > Fayette County

County Courthouse

History

Part of Stephen F. Austin's Colony.

Parent County

1837--Fayette County was created 14 December 1837 from Bastrop and Colorado Counties. County seat: La Grange [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).