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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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'''1846--'''Lavaca County was created 6 April 1846 from [[Colorado County, Texas|Colorado]], [[Gonzales County, Texas|Gonzales]], [[Fayette County, Texas|Fayette]], [[Jackson County, Texas|Jackson]], and [[Victoria County, Texas|Victoria]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Hallettsville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1846--'''Lavaca County was created 6 April 1846 from [[Colorado County, Texas|Colorado]], [[Gonzales County, Texas|Gonzales]], [[Fayette County, Texas|Fayette]], [[Jackson County, Texas|Jackson]], and [[Victoria County, Texas|Victoria]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Hallettsville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
[http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/LL/hcl5.html Lavaca County History ]from the Handbook of Texas Online.<br>  
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[http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/LL/hcl5.html Lavaca County History ]from the Handbook of Texas Online.<br>
  
 
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Cities and Towns:&nbsp; Hallettsville | Moulton | Shiner | Sweet Home | Yoakum
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Cities and Towns:&nbsp; Hallettsville | Moulton | Shiner | Sweet Home | Yoakum  
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/texas/ USGenWeb Census Project] ~ Texas&nbsp; 1850 - 1930
 
*[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/texas/ USGenWeb Census Project] ~ Texas&nbsp; 1850 - 1930
  
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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<br>Shiner Public Library<br>115 E Wolters 2nd St<br>Shiner, TX 77984<br>Phone: (361) 594-3044  
 
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[http://www.daddezio.com/society/hill/SH-TX-NDX.html Society Hill]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies  
 
[http://www.daddezio.com/society/hill/SH-TX-NDX.html Society Hill]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies  
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Lavaca County, Texas
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Map of Texas highlighting Lavaca County
Location in the state of Texas
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Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded April 6, 1846
County Seat Hallettsville
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County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1846--Lavaca County was created 6 April 1846 from Colorado, Gonzales, Fayette, Jackson, and Victoria Counties. County seat: Hallettsville [1]

Lavaca County History from the Handbook of Texas Online.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities and Towns:  Hallettsville | Moulton | Shiner | Sweet Home | Yoakum

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Land

Original Land Owners of Texas  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records


Societies and Libraries

Friench Simpson Memorial Library
705 E 4th St
Hallettsville, TX 77964
Phone: (361) 798-3243
Website


Shiner Public Library
115 E Wolters 2nd St
Shiner, TX 77984
Phone: (361) 594-3044


Society Hill  ~  Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies

Web Sites

References

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