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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Texas|Texas]]&nbsp;&gt; [[Texas Counties G|Counties G] &gt; Galveston County'' <br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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Galveston Island was the temporary seat of government of the Republic of Texas during the Texas Revolution.  
 
Galveston Island was the temporary seat of government of the Republic of Texas during the Texas Revolution.  
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1838--'''Galveston County was created 15 May 1838 from Brazoria and Liberty Counties. '''County seat:''' Galveston <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1838--'''Galveston County was created 15 May 1838 from Brazoria and Liberty Counties. '''County seat:''' Galveston <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Galveston_County,_Texas]]
 
[[Category:Galveston_County,_Texas]]

Revision as of 15:34, 28 October 2008

United States  > Texas > Counties G > Galveston County

County Courthouse

History

Galveston Island was the temporary seat of government of the Republic of Texas during the Texas Revolution.

Parent County

1838--Galveston County was created 15 May 1838 from Brazoria and Liberty Counties. County seat: Galveston [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

References

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