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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1857--'''Clay County was created 24 December 1857 from Cooke County. '''County seat:''' Henrietta <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1857--'''Clay County was created 24 December 1857 from [[Cooke_County,_Texas|Cooke ]]County. '''County seat:''' Henrietta <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 01:59, 13 December 2008

United States  > Texas > Counties C > Clay County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1857--Clay County was created 24 December 1857 from Cooke County. County seat: Henrietta [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1873--Records of the first organization were transferred to Montague County, where many were destroyed in a courthouse fire on 25 February 1873.

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).