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==== Populated Places  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
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*[[Austin_County,_Texas|Austin]]
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*[[Fort_Bend_County,_Texas|Fort Bend]]
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*[[Grimes_County,_Texas|Grimes]]
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*[[Harris_County,_Texas|Harris]]
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*[[Montgomery_County,_Texas|Montgomery]]
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*[[Washington_County,_Texas|Washington]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 20:56, 11 December 2008

United StatesTexasCounties W > Waller County

County Courthouse

History

The area was part of Stephen F. Austin's first colony, with the first settlement occurring around 1821.

Parent County

1873--Waller County was created  28 April 1873 from Austin and Grimes Counties.County seat: Hempstead [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).