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{{Texas-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Texas|Texas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Texas Counties M|Counties M]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] McMullen County'' {{Adoption TXGenWeb}}  
  
<br>Adopted by [http://www.txgenweb4.org/txmcmullen/ McMullen County TXGenWeb]
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<br>Adopted by [http://www.txgenweb4.org/txmcmullen/ McMullen County TXGenWeb]  
  
&nbsp; Marti Brown ~ County Coordinator
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&nbsp; Marti Brown ~ County Coordinator  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1858--'''McMullen County was created 1 February 1858 from [[Atascosa County, Texas|Atascosa]], [[Bexar County, Texas|Bexar]], and [[Live Oak County, Texas|Live Oak]] Counties, but was not organized until 1877.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Originally Dog Town, name changed to Tilden <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>&nbsp;<ref>Handbook of Texas Online: McMullen County http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hcm09</ref>
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'''1858--'''McMullen County was created 1 February 1858 from [[Atascosa County, Texas|Atascosa]], [[Bexar County, Texas|Bexar]], and [[Live Oak County, Texas|Live Oak]] Counties, but was not organized until 1877.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Originally Dog Town, name changed to Tilden <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>&nbsp;<ref>Handbook of Texas Online: McMullen County http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hcm09</ref>  
  
 
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==== Maps  ====
 
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[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site.
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[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site.  
  
 
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*[http://txgenweb.org/ TXGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county
 
*[http://txgenweb.org/ TXGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county
  
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*{{FHL|Texas%2C+McMullen|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
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  Marti Brown ~ County Coordinator

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1858--McMullen County was created 1 February 1858 from Atascosa, Bexar, and Live Oak Counties, but was not organized until 1877.  County seat: Originally Dog Town, name changed to Tilden [1] [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Records from the first, short-lived organization have not survived.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Calliham | Tilden

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • McMullen County History, 1981, by the McMullen County History Book Committee.
  • McMullen County History from the Handbook of Texas Online.

Maps

Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site.

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998 [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.
  • Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]
    Name index and images of statewide death certificates, 1890-1976. The name index has been created by FamilySearch and is tied to images of the Texas death certificates. Few certificates are available prior to 1903.

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites


References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. Handbook of Texas Online: McMullen County http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hcm09