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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Texas|Texas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Texas Counties P|Counties P]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Potter County'' <br>{{Infobox U.S. County
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/TX/texas.htm Texas African American Griots]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/TX/texas.htm Texas African American Griots]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.afrigeneas.com AfriGeneas]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; African Ancestored Genealogy
 
*[http://www.afrigeneas.com AfriGeneas]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; African Ancestored Genealogy
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/cemph/potter/llano.html Llano Cemetery]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/cemph/potter/llano.html Llano Cemetery]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/cemph/potter/memorialpark.html Memorial Park Cemetery&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/cemph/potter/memorialpark.html Memorial Park Cemetery&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/texas.html Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/texas.html Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.historictexas.net/cemeteries/1-countytables.htm Texas Historic Cemeteries] ~ Partial indexes to historic cemeteries  
 
*[http://www.historictexas.net/cemeteries/1-countytables.htm Texas Historic Cemeteries] ~ Partial indexes to historic cemeteries  
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==== Census ====
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==== Census ====
  
[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/potter/census/1900/ 1900 Federal Census]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp; images&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project
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[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/potter/census/1900/ 1900 Federal Census]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp; images&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project  
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/potter/land/potter.txt Original Land Owners of Texas] ~&nbsp; Potter County&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project
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[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/potter/land/potter.txt Original Land Owners of Texas] ~&nbsp; Potter County&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project  
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/potter/military/civilwar/pensions/pottrcsa.txt Confederate Pension Applications]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/potter/military/civilwar/pensions/pottrcsa.txt Confederate Pension Applications]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/potter/military/worldwarii/1943-amarillo.txt 1943 Yearbook, Amarillo Army Air Field]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/potter/military/worldwarii/1943-amarillo.txt 1943 Yearbook, Amarillo Army Air Field]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/military.html Military Resources] ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom&nbsp;~&nbsp;Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/military.html Military Resources] ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom&nbsp;~&nbsp;Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fallen_heroes.htm Fallen Heroes]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fallen_heroes.htm Fallen Heroes]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
Amarillo Public Library<br>413 E 4th Ave<br>Amarillo, TX 79101<br>Phone: (806) 378-3054<br>[http://www.amarillolibrary.org/ Website]
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Amarillo Public Library<br>413 E 4th Ave<br>Amarillo, TX 79101<br>Phone: (806) 378-3054<br>[http://www.amarillolibrary.org/ Website]  
  
[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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[http://www.daddezio.com/society/hill/SH-TX-NDX.html Society Hill]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies  
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/potter/pottetoc.htm Potter County Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/potter/pottetoc.htm Potter County Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[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.  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com Hidden Ancestors]&nbsp; Information on Texas genealogy research as well as genealogy research in general.  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com Hidden Ancestors]&nbsp; Information on Texas genealogy research as well as genealogy research in general.  

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Potter County, Texas
Map
Map of Texas highlighting Potter County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded August 21, 1876
County Seat Amarillo
Courthouse
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County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1876--Potter County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Amarillo [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American

Cemeteries


Census

1900 Federal Census  ~   images  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project

Church

Court

Land

Original Land Owners of Texas ~  Potter County  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project

Local Histories

  • Texas Museums  ~  List of all museums in Texas  ~  Hidden Ancestors

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate


Taxation

Vital Records


Societies and Libraries

Amarillo Public Library
413 E 4th Ave
Amarillo, TX 79101
Phone: (806) 378-3054
Website

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).