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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1846--'''Walker County was created&nbsp;April 6, 1846 from Montgomery County. '''County seat:''' Huntsville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1846--'''Walker County was created&nbsp;April 6, 1846 from [[Montgomery_County,_Texas|Montgomery]] County. '''County seat:''' Huntsville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes ====
 
==== Boundary Changes ====

Revision as of 03:16, 12 December 2008

United StatesTexasCounties W > Walker County

County Courthouse

History

The county was under martial law for a time in 1871 because of the resistance to Reconstruction.

Parent County

1846--Walker County was created April 6, 1846 from Montgomery County. County seat: Huntsville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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