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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
  
*[[Burnet_County,_Texas|Burnet]]
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*[[Burnet County, Texas|Burnet]]
*[[Comal_County,_Texas|Comal]]
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*[[Comal County, Texas|Comal]]
*[[Hays_County,_Texas|Hays]]
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*[[Gillespie_County,_Texas|Gillespie]]
*[[Kendall_County,_Texas|Kendall]]
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*[[Hays County, Texas|Hays]]
*[[Llano_County,_Texas|Llano]]
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*[[Kendall County, Texas|Kendall]]
*[[Williamson_County,_Texas|Williamson]]
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*[[Llano County, Texas|Llano]]
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*[[Travis_County,_Texas|Travis]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 20:20, 4 December 2008

United States  > Texas > Counties B > Blanco County

County Courthouse

History

Blanco Valley was first settled in 1853.

Parent County

1858--Blanco County was created 12 February 1858 from Burnet, Comal, Gillespie, and Hays Counties.
County seat: Johnson City [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1876--Courthouse and most, if not all, county records were destroyed by fire in August 1876.

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).