Bandera County, Texas Genealogy
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Template:Texas-stub United States > Texas > Counties B > Bandera County
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Vital Records
- 6 Societies and Libraries
- 7 Web Sites
- 8 References
1856--Bandera County was created 26 January 1856 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Bandera 
The county's name is derived from Spanish for "flag."
- Pioneer history of Bandera County : seventy-five years of intrepid history, 1922, by J. Marvin Hunter, A history of Bandera County from 1847 to 1922. Read the book online from The Portal to Texas History.
- One Hundred Years in Bandera, 1853–1953, by J. Marvin Hunter.
- History of Bandera County, Texas, 1986 by the Bandera County History Book Committee.
- Bandera County History from The Handbook of Texas Online.
- Families and People of Bandera County
- Bandera County History
- Old Photos of Bandera County Citizens
- The Flood of 1978
- Trials and Tribulations on the Frontier
Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site
- Genealogical Records: Birth, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Obituaries
- Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998 [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.
- Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]
Name index and images of statewide death certificates, 1890-1976. The name index has been created by FamilySearch and is tied to images of the Texas death certificates. Few certificates are available prior to 1903
- The Bandera County Clerk's Office
Societies and Libraries
- TEXAS GenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- The Bandera County TXGenWeb Page
- Family History Library Catalog
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).