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County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1846--Burleson County was created 15 January 1842 from Milam and Washington Counties. County seat: Caldwell [1]

The county was named for Gen. Edward Burleson, 1798-1851). Edward Burleson, soldier and statesman, son of Capt. James and Elizabeth (Shipman) Burleson, was born at Buncombe County, North Carolina, on December 15, 1798. He served as a private in the War of 1812 in his father's company, part of Perkin's Regiment, Alabama.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Towns and cities: | Caldwell | Deanville | Snook | Somerville | 

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Church Records from the Burleson County TXGenWeb site

Court

Court Records from the Burleson County TXGenWeb site

Land

Land and Deed Records from the Burleson County TXGenWeb site

Local Histories

Maps

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

Military

Burleson County Men at Battle of San Jacinto from the Burleson County TXGenWeb site [hhttp://theusgenweb.org/tx/burleson/Military/Civil%20War/civilwar.htm Burleson County in the Civil War] from the Burleson County TXGenWeb site Burleson County Men in World War I from the Burleson County TXGenWeb site

Newspapers

Newspapers from the Burleson County TXGenWeb site

Probate

Probate Records from the Burleson County TXGenWeb site

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).