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Terrell County has had only one courthouse, built in 1906.&nbsp; The courthouse was remodelled into a modern style building in 1939.  
 
Terrell County has had only one courthouse, built in 1906.&nbsp; The courthouse was remodelled into a modern style building in 1939.  
  
Terrell County Courthouse<br>105 East Hackberry<br>Sanderson, TX 79848<br>(432)345-2421<br>[http://www.co.terrell.tx.us/ips/cms Terrell County Government Website]
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Terrell County Courthouse<br>105 East Hackberry<br>Sanderson, TX 79848<br>(432)345-2421<br>[http://www.co.terrell.tx.us/ips/cms Terrell County Government Website]  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== African American ====
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==== African American ====
  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/TX/texas.htm TX African American Griots Project&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; USGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/TX/texas.htm TX African American Griots Project&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.rootsweb.com/~txterrel/resources/cedar_grove_cemetery.html Cedar Grove Cemetery]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.rootsweb.com/~txterrel/resources/cedar_grove_cemetery.html Cedar Grove Cemetery]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txterrel/resources/cemeteries.html#s Sanderson Cemetery]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txterrel/resources/cemeteries.html#s Sanderson Cemetery]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.com/~txterrel/resources/santa_rita_cemetery.html Santa Rita Cemetery]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.com/~txterrel/resources/santa_rita_cemetery.html Santa Rita Cemetery]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb
  
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==== Obituaries  ====
 
==== Obituaries  ====
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txterrel/resources/obits_sanderson_times.html Terrell County Obituaries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txterrel/resources/obits_sanderson_times.html Terrell County Obituaries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/obituaryresources.html Obituary Resources] ~ Links to research and locate obituaries ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/obituaryresources.html Obituary Resources] ~ Links to research and locate obituaries ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/obits/tx/obitstx.htm USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project]&nbsp;&nbsp;~&nbsp; Texas  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/obits/tx/obitstx.htm USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project]&nbsp;&nbsp;~&nbsp; Texas  
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
Terrell County Public Library<br>108 Hackberry<br>Sanderson, TX 79848<br>Phone: (432) 345-2294
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Terrell County Public Library<br>108 Hackberry<br>Sanderson, TX 79848<br>Phone: (432) 345-2294  
  
[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/terrell/terreltoc.htm Terrell County Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/terrell/terreltoc.htm Terrell County Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txterrel/ Terrell County TX]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txterrel/ Terrell County TX]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb  
 
*[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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Terrell County, Texas
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Map of Texas highlighting Terrell County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded April 8, 1905
County Seat Sanderson
Courthouse
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County Courthouse

Terrell County has had only one courthouse, built in 1906.  The courthouse was remodelled into a modern style building in 1939.

Terrell County Courthouse
105 East Hackberry
Sanderson, TX 79848
(432)345-2421
Terrell County Government Website

History

Parent County

1905--Terrell County was created 8 April 1905 from Pecos County. County seat: Sanderson [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American


Cemeteries


Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Terrell County, Texas, 1978 by the Terrell County Heritage Commission.
  • Terrell County History from The Handbook of Texas Online
  • Texas Museums  ~  List of all museums in Texas  ~  Hidden Ancestors

Maps

Military

  • Military Resources ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
  • Fallen Heroes  ~  Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
  • Honoring Our Veterans ~ Partial index of veterans from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate


Taxation

Vital Records


Societies and Libraries

Terrell County Public Library
108 Hackberry
Sanderson, TX 79848
Phone: (432) 345-2294

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).