Difference between revisions of "Hansford County, Texas Genealogy"
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- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places / Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
The first permanent settlement was established around 1874.
1876--Hansford County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Spearman 
Places / Localities
- <a href="Hutchinson County, Texas">Hutchinson</a>
- <a href="Moore County, Texas">Moore</a>
- <a href="Ochiltree County, Texas">Ochiltree</a>
- <a href="Roberts County, Texas">Roberts</a>
- <a href="Sherman County, Texas">Sherman</a>
- <a href="Texas County, Oklahoma">Texas County, Oklahoma</a>
<a href="http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm">Texas Counties Map</a>. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site.
- <a href="https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1375599">Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998</a> <a _fcknotitle="true" href="Texas Death Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)">Texas Death Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)</a> Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.
- <a href="https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1320964">Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images</a>]
Name index and images of statewide death certificates, 1890-1976. The name index has been created by FamilySearch and is tied to images of the Texas death certificates. Few certificates are available prior to 1903.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- <a _fcknotitle="true" href="Introduction to LDS Family History Centers">Introduction to LDS Family History Centers</a>
- <a href="http://txgenweb.org/">TXGenWeb project</a>. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the county
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- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hansford County, Texas. Page 665 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- &lt;i&gt;The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America&lt;/i&gt;,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).