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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/cemindex.asp Zavala County Cemetery Index]
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*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/cemindex.asp Zavala County Cemetery Index]  
*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/cemlv.asp Loma Vista Cemetery Listing]
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*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/cemlv.asp Loma Vista Cemetery Listing]  
*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/cemVivion.asp Vivion Cemetery Listing]
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*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/cemVivion.asp Vivion Cemetery Listing]  
 
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/texas.html Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb  
 
*[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]&nbsp;~ Partial index/transcriptions of African American cemeteries  
 
*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/tx/ African American Cemeteries Online]&nbsp;~ 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.
 
*[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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==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
  
*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/z1860cen.asp 1860 Zavala County Census]
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*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/z1860cen.asp 1860 Zavala County Census]  
*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/census1870.asp 1870 Zavala County Census]
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*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/census1870.asp 1870 Zavala County Census]  
*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/census1880Index.asp 1880 Zavala County Census]
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*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/census1880Index.asp 1880 Zavala County Census]  
*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/Zc1900.asp 1900 Zavala County Census]
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*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/Zc1900.asp 1900 Zavala County Census]  
 
*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/Zc1910.asp 1910 Zavala County Census]
 
*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/Zc1910.asp 1910 Zavala County Census]
  
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==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/zavala/land/zavala.txt Zavala County Land Grant Index]
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[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/zavala/land/zavala.txt Zavala County Land Grant Index]  
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/pension.asp Zavala County Confederate Pension Claims]
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*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/pension.asp Zavala County Confederate Pension Claims]  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/military.html Military Resources] ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom&nbsp;~&nbsp;Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/military.html Military Resources] ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom&nbsp;~&nbsp;Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fallen_heroes.htm Fallen Heroes]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fallen_heroes.htm Fallen Heroes]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/category.aspx?cat=36 Search Tax, Criminal, Land and Wills Records]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Ancestry.com&nbsp; (subscription)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/category.aspx?cat=36 Search Tax, Criminal, Land and Wills Records]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Ancestry.com&nbsp; (subscription)
 
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==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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*[http://www.texas.hiddenancestors.com/texas_divorce_records.htm Texas Divorce Records&nbsp; 1968&nbsp;- 2005]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.texas.hiddenancestors.com/texas_divorce_records.htm Texas Divorce Records&nbsp; 1968&nbsp;- 2005]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/texas/ USGenWeb Census Project] ~ Texas&nbsp; 1850 - 1930
 
*[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/texas/ USGenWeb Census Project] ~ Texas&nbsp; 1850 - 1930
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/zavala.htm Zavala County] TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.historicdistrict.com/Genealogy/zavala/zavala.htm Zavala County] 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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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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Zavala County, Texas
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Map of Texas highlighting Zavala County
Location in the state of Texas
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Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 1, 1858
County Seat Crystal City
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County Courthouse

History

The first permanent settlements occurred in the late 1860's. Zavala County was attached for judicial purposes to Uvlade, Maverick and Frio counties before it was separately organized.

Parent County

1858--Zavala County was created 1 February 1858 from Maverick and Uvalde Counties. County seat:  Crystal City [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Land

Zavala County Land Grant Index

Local Histories

  • Texas Museums  ~  List of all museums in Texas  ~  Hidden Ancestors

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

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

Web Sites

  • Zavala County TXGenWeb
  • 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).