Jones County, Texas Genealogy

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Jones County was created 1 February 1858 from Bexar and Bosque counties and organized in 1881. County seat: Anson (originally call Jones City). The earliest settlement occurred in 1851 with the establishment of Fort Phantom hill, which was abandoned in 1854 and re-established in 1872.

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