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'''1876--'''Hansford County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. '''County seat:''' Spearman <ref><i>The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America</i>,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
'''1876--'''Hansford County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. '''County seat:''' Spearman <ref>&amp;amp;lt;i&amp;amp;gt;The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America&amp;amp;lt;/i&amp;amp;gt;,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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County Courthouse

Hansford County Courthouse
PO Box 397
Spearman, TX 79081-3499
Phone: 806.659.4110

County Clerk has land records from 1875,
birth, marriage, death, divorce, proabte and
court records from 1900[1]


The first permanent settlement was established around 1874.

Parent County

1876--Hansford County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Spearman [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

  • <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>






Local Histories


<a href="http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm">Texas Counties Map</a>. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site.





Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

  • <a _fcknotitle="true" href="Introduction to LDS Family History Centers">Introduction to LDS Family History Centers</a>

Web Sites

  • <a href="http://txgenweb.org/">TXGenWeb project</a>. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the county


  1. 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.
  2. &amp;lt;i&amp;gt;The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America&amp;lt;/i&amp;gt;,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).