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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] &gt;&nbsp;[[Texas|Texas]] &gt;&nbsp;[[Texas Counties T|Counties T]] &gt;&nbsp;Tom Green County'' <br>  
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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] &gt;&nbsp;[[Texas|Texas]] &gt;&nbsp;[[Texas Counties T|Counties T]] &gt;&nbsp;Tom Green County'' <br>
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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The original Tom Green County extended to the Pecos River and covered 12,500 square miles. Twelve other counties have been created from this area. The first white settler arrived in 1864. Ben Ficklin was almost washed away in 1882.
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Tom Green County was organized and created 13 March 1874 from Bexar County. County seat: Ben Ficklin (1874-1882); San Angelo (1882- present). The original Tom Green County extended to the Pecos River and covered 12,500 square miles. Twelve other counties have been created from this area. The first white settler arrived in 1864. Ben Ficklin was almost washed away in 1882.
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'''1874--'''Tom Green County was created 13 March 1874 from Bexar Land District. '''County seat:''' San Angelo <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
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== Web Sites  ==
 
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193961&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Tom+Green&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog] .
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193961&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Tom+Green&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
 
 
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Tom_Green_County,_Texas]]
 
[[Category:Tom_Green_County,_Texas]]

Revision as of 20:24, 24 October 2008

United StatesTexasCounties T > Tom Green County

County Courthouse

History

The original Tom Green County extended to the Pecos River and covered 12,500 square miles. Twelve other counties have been created from this area. The first white settler arrived in 1864. Ben Ficklin was almost washed away in 1882.

Parent County

1874--Tom Green County was created 13 March 1874 from Bexar Land District. County seat: San Angelo [1]

==== Boundary Changes  ====

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