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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] &gt;&nbsp;[[Texas|Texas]] &gt;&nbsp;[[Texas Counties R|Counties R]] &gt;&nbsp;Rains County'' <br>
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{{Texas-stub}} ''[[United States|United States]] &gt;&nbsp;[[Texas|Texas]] &gt;&nbsp;[[Texas Counties R|Counties R]] &gt;&nbsp;Rains County'' <br>
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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The first Anglo-American arrived in the 1840's.  
 
The first Anglo-American arrived in the 1840's.  
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1870--'''Rains County was created 9 June 1870 from[[Hopkins_County,_Texas|Hopkins]],[[Hunt_County,_Texas|Hunt,]] and [[Wood_County,_Texas|Wood]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Emory <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1870--'''Rains County was created 9 June 1870 from[[Hopkins County, Texas|Hopkins]],[[Hunt County, Texas|Hunt,]] and [[Wood County, Texas|Wood]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Emory <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Hopkins_County,_Texas|Hopkins]]
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*[[Hopkins County, Texas|Hopkins]]  
*[[Hunt_County,_Texas|Hunt]]
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*[[Hunt County, Texas|Hunt]]  
*[[Van_Zandt_County,_Texas|Van Zandt]]
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*[[Van Zandt County, Texas|Van Zandt]]  
*[[Wood_County,_Texas|Wood]]
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*[[Wood County, Texas|Wood]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site
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[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site  
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Rains_County,_Texas]]
 
[[Category:Rains_County,_Texas]]

Revision as of 22:24, 27 August 2010

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County Courthouse

History

The first Anglo-American arrived in the 1840's.

Parent County

1870--Rains County was created 9 June 1870 fromHopkins,Hunt, and Wood Counties. County seat: Emory [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb 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

  • TEXAS GenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the county.

References

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