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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Texas|Texas]]&nbsp;&gt; [[Texas Counties B|Counties B]] &gt; Brazos County'' <br>
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{{Texas-stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Texas|Texas]]&nbsp;&gt; [[Texas Counties B|Counties B]] &gt; Brazos County'' <br>  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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'''1841--'''Brazos County was created 30 January 1841 from [[Robertson County, Texas|Robertson]] and Washington Counties. It was formerly Navasota County, but renamed 28 January 1842. '''County seat:''' Bryan <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1841--'''Brazos County was created 30 January 1841 from [[Robertson County, Texas|Robertson]] and Washington Counties. It was formerly Navasota County, but renamed 28 January 1842. '''County seat:''' Bryan <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
The county was named for the Brazos River
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The county was named for the Brazos River  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
'''Towns and Cities: '''[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193218&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Brazos%2C+Bryan&columns=*,0,0 Bryan]&nbsp;| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193220&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Brazos%2C+College+Station&columns=*,0,0 College Station]&nbsp;| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193221&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Brazos%2C+Kurten&columns=*,0,0 Kurten]&nbsp;| Millican | Wixon Valley
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'''Towns and Cities: '''[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193218&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Brazos%2C+Bryan&columns=*,0,0 Bryan]&nbsp;| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193220&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Brazos%2C+College+Station&columns=*,0,0 College Station]&nbsp;| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193221&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Brazos%2C+Kurten&columns=*,0,0 Kurten]&nbsp;| Millican | Wixon Valley  
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Burleson County, Texas|Burleson]]
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*[[Burleson County, Texas|Burleson]]  
*[[Grimes County, Texas|Grimes]]
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*[[Grimes County, Texas|Grimes]]  
*[[Leon_County,_Texas|Leon]]
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*[[Leon County, Texas|Leon]]  
*[[Madison County, Texas|Madison]]
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*[[Madison County, Texas|Madison]]  
*[[Robertson County, Texas|Robertson]]
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*[[Robertson County, Texas|Robertson]]  
*[[Washington_County,_Texas|Washington]]
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*[[Washington County, Texas|Washington]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site
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[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site  
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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[[Category:Brazos_County,_Texas]]
 
[[Category:Brazos_County,_Texas]]

Revision as of 22:30, 25 August 2010

Template:Texas-stubUnited States  > Texas > Counties B > Brazos County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1841--Brazos County was created 30 January 1841 from Robertson and Washington Counties. It was formerly Navasota County, but renamed 28 January 1842. County seat: Bryan [1]

The county was named for the Brazos River

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Towns and Cities: Bryan | College Station | Kurten | Millican | Wixon Valley

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • 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

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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