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''[[United States|[[Image:Aransas Landscape.jpg|right|200x200px]]United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Texas|Texas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Texas Counties A|Counties A]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] Aransas County'' <br>{{Infobox U.S. County
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''[[United States|[[Image:Aransas Landscape.jpg|right|200x200px|Aransas Landscape.jpg]]United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Texas|Texas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Texas Counties A|Counties A]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] Aransas County'' <br>{{Infobox U.S. County
 
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| seat wl = Rockport
 
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Aransas County; 301 N Liveoak St; Rockport, TX 78382-2744; Ph. 361.790.0122 Details: (Co Clk has b &amp; d rec from 1901, m, pro, ct &amp; land rec from 1871)
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Aransas County Courthouse<br> 301 N Liveoak Street<br>&nbsp;Rockport, TX 78382-2744<br> Phone: 361.790.0122&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth and death records, <br>marriage, probate, court and&nbsp;land records from 1871)  
  
 
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'''1871--'''Aransas County was created 18 September 1871 from [[Refugio County, Texas|Refugio]] County. '''County seat:''' Rockport <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1871--'''Aransas County was created 18 September 1871 from [[Refugio County, Texas|Refugio]] County. '''County seat:''' Rockport <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
Tradition states the county was named for a local fort, which was named for a Spanish palace.<br>  
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Tradition states the county was named for a local fort, which was named for a Spanish palace.<br>
  
 
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*[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-TX-NDX.html Cemetery Junction]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links to cemetery transcriptions
 
*[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-TX-NDX.html Cemetery Junction]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links to cemetery transcriptions
  
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*[http://www.acplibrary.org/ Aransas County Public Library]<br>701 E Mimosa St<br>Rockport, TX 78382<br>Phone: (361) 790-0153<br>
 
*[http://www.acplibrary.org/ Aransas County Public Library]<br>701 E Mimosa St<br>Rockport, TX 78382<br>Phone: (361) 790-0153<br>
  
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[[Category:Aransas_County,_Texas]]
 
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Revision as of 16:00, 5 September 2012

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Aransas County, Texas
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Map of Texas highlighting Aransas County
Location in the state of Texas
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Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded September 18, 1871
County Seat Rockport
Courthouse

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History

Aransas County Courthouse
301 N Liveoak Street
 Rockport, TX 78382-2744
Phone: 361.790.0122 

County Clerk has birth and death records,
marriage, probate, court and land records from 1871)

History

Parent County

1871--Aransas County was created 18 September 1871 from Refugio County. County seat: Rockport [1]

Tradition states the county was named for a local fort, which was named for a Spanish palace.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Towns: Aransas Pass | Childress | Fulton | Rockport

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries


Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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