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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Texas|Texas]]&nbsp;&gt; [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Texas_Counties_B B Counties] &gt; Blanco County'' <br>
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{{stub}} ''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Texas|Texas]]&nbsp;&gt;Blanco County'' <br>
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
Blanco Valley was first settled in 1853.
 
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1858--'''Blanco County was created 12 February 1858 from Burnet, Comal, Gillespie, and Hays Counties. '''County seat:''' Johnson City <ref name="Handybook">
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Blanco County was created and organized in 12 February 1858 from Burnet, Comal, Gillespie, and Hays counties. Courthouse and most, if not all, county records were destroyed by fire in August 1876. County seat: Blanco (1858-1891); Johnson City (1891-present). Blanco Valley was first settled in 1853.
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
Courthouse and most, if not all, county records were destroyed by fire in August 1876.
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp; ==
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*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=193196&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Blanco&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193196&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Blanco&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog.]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Blanco_County,_Texas]]
 
[[Category:Blanco_County,_Texas]]

Revision as of 17:27, 14 October 2008

United States  > Texas >Blanco County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

Blanco County was created and organized in 12 February 1858 from Burnet, Comal, Gillespie, and Hays counties. Courthouse and most, if not all, county records were destroyed by fire in August 1876. County seat: Blanco (1858-1891); Johnson City (1891-present). Blanco Valley was first settled in 1853.

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