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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Brazoria_County,_Texas|Brazoria]]
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*[[Brazoria County, Texas|Brazoria]]  
*[[Calhoun_County,_Texas|Calhoun]]
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*[[Calhoun County, Texas|Calhoun]]
*[[Fort_Bend_County,_Texas|Fort Bend]]
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*[[Jackson County, Texas|Jackson]]  
*[[Jackson_County,_Texas|Jackson]]
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*[[Wharton County, Texas|Wharton]]
*[[Wharton_County,_Texas|Wharton]]
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 19:19, 16 December 2008

United StatesTexasCounties M > Matagorda County

County Courthouse

History

Part of Stephen F. Austin's Colony.

Parent County

1836--Matagorda County was created 17 March 1836 from an Old Mexican Municipality. County seat: Bay City [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

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).