Difference between revisions of "Lamar County, Texas Genealogy"

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'''1840--'''Lamar County was created 17 December 1840 from Red River County. '''County seat:''' Paris <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1840--'''Lamar County was created 17 December 1840 from [[Red_River_County,_Texas|Red River]] County. '''County seat:''' Paris <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 21:07, 12 December 2008

United StatesTexasCounties L > Lamar County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1840--Lamar County was created 17 December 1840 from Red River County. County seat: Paris [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1916--Most records of the district clerk were destroyed in a courthouse fire in March 1916.

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).