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==== Cemeteries  ====
  
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/texas.html Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb  
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/wichita/cemetery/beaverst.txt Beaver Creek Cemetery]  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/wichita/cemetery/burk-cem.txt Burkburnett Memorial Cemetery ] ~  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/wichita/cemetery/claraabc.txt Clara Cemetery]  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/wichita/cemetery/evert.txt Evert Cemetery]  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/wichita/cemetery/highland-m.txt Highland Memorial Garden/Hilltop Cemetery]  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/wichita/cemetery/journey-buno.txt Journey's End Cemetery ] ~  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/wichita/cemetery/mtcarmel-az.txt Mt. Carmel Cemetery ] ~  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/wichita/cemetery/dick-oldelecrab.txt Old Elektra and Dick Sparks Cemetery]  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/wichita/cemetery/riverside.txt Riverside Cemetery ] ~  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/wichita/cemetery/sacred-heartcath.txt Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery]  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/texas.html Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb
 
*[http://www.historictexas.net/cemeteries/1-countytables.htm Texas Historic Cemeteries] ~ Partial indexes to historic cemeteries  
 
*[http://www.historictexas.net/cemeteries/1-countytables.htm Texas Historic Cemeteries] ~ Partial indexes to historic cemeteries  
 
*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/tx/ African American Cemeteries Online] ~ Partial index/transcriptions of African American cemeteries  
 
*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/tx/ African American Cemeteries Online] ~ Partial index/transcriptions of African American cemeteries  
*[http://www.texasescapes.com/DEPARTMENTS/Grave_Thoughts/TexasCemeteries.htm Texas Escapes] Listing of Texas cemeteries with transcriptions and lots of pictures.
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*[http://www.texasescapes.com/DEPARTMENTS/Grave_Thoughts/TexasCemeteries.htm Texas Escapes] Listing of Texas cemeteries with transcriptions and lots of pictures.
  
 
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Revision as of 14:54, 31 January 2011

United StatesTexasCounties W > Wichita County

Wichita County, Texas
Map
Map of Texas highlighting Wichita County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 1, 1858
County Seat Wichita Falls
Courthouse
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County Courthouse

History

The first white settler arrived in 1856.

Parent County

1858--Wichita County was created 1 February 1858 Fannin Land District. County seat: Wichita Falls [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • 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

Society Hill  ~  Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies

Web Sites

  • TXGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the county.
  • Hidden Ancestors  Information on Texas genealogy research as well as genealogy research in general.
  • USGenWeb Texas Archives Vital statistics, maps, obituaries, Bible records, tombstone transcriptions and many other records.


References

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