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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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'''1858--'''Hamilton County was created 22 June 1858 from Bosque, Comanche, Lampasas, and Coryell Counties. '''County seat:''' Hamilton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
Hamilton County was created February 2, 1842 and organized in 1858 from from Bosque, Comanche, Lampasas, and Coryell counties. Courthouses and many county records were destroyed by fires in September 1863, March 1877, and February 1886. County seat: Hamilton. [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193534&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Hamilton&columns=*,0,0 www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp]
 
 
 
 
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'''1863, 1877, 1886--'''Courthouses and many county records were destroyed by fires in September 1863, March 1877, and February 1886.
 
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Revision as of 18:47, 28 October 2008

United StatesTexasCounties H > Hamilton County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1858--Hamilton County was created 22 June 1858 from Bosque, Comanche, Lampasas, and Coryell Counties. County seat: Hamilton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1863, 1877, 1886--Courthouses and many county records were destroyed by fires in September 1863, March 1877, and February 1886.

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

  • Family History Library Catalog for this county.

References

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