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{{stub}} ''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Texas|Texas]]&nbsp;&gt;Bell County'' <br>
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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Texas|Texas]]&nbsp;&gt; Bell County'' <br>
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
 
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Settled, abandoned and resettled several times due to Indian troubles.
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1850--'''Bell County was created 22 January 1850 from Milam County. '''County seat:''' Belton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
Bell County was create and organized 22 January 1850 from Milam County. County seat: Belton. Settled, abandoned and resettled several times due to Indian troubles.
 
 
 
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193169&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Bell&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog.]
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193169&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Bell&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Bell_County,_Texas]]
 
[[Category:Bell_County,_Texas]]

Revision as of 16:56, 14 October 2008

United States  > Texas > Bell County

County Courthouse

History

Settled, abandoned and resettled several times due to Indian troubles.

Parent County

1850--Bell County was created 22 January 1850 from Milam County. County seat: Belton [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

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

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