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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Duval_County,_Texas|Duval]]
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*[[Hidalgo_County,_Texas|Hidalgo]]
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*[[Jim_Hogg_County,_Texas|Jim Hogg]]
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*[[Jim_Wells_County,_Texas|Jim Wells]]
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*[[Kenedy_County,_Texas|Kenedy]]
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*[[Kleberg_County,_Texas|Kleberg]]
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*[[Starr_County,_Texas|Starr]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 23:24, 3 December 2008

United States  > Texas > Counties B > Brooks County

County Courthouse

History

Mexican colonists settled the area before 1883. The first Ango- Americans arrived in 1883.

Parent County

1911--Brooks County was created 11 March 1911 from Starr, Zapata, and Hidalgo Counties. County seat: Falfurrias [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

References

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