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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== [http://tn-roots.com/Clay/cemeteries/index.htm '''Cemeteries'''] ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== [http://tn-roots.com/Clay/census/index.htm '''Census'''] ====
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*[http://tn-roots.com/Clay/cemeteries/index.htm Clay County Cemeteries] from the Clay County TXGenWeb site.
  
==== Church ====
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==== Census  ====
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*[http://tn-roots.com/Clay/census/index.htm Clay County Census Records] from the Clay County TXGenWeb site.
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==== Churches ====
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
  
==== [http://tn-roots.com/Clay/families/index.htm Family Page Links]  ====
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==== Families  ====
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*[http://tn-roots.com/Clay/families/index.htm Clay County Family Page Links] from the Clay County TXGenWeb site.
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==== Land  ====
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*[http://tn-roots.com/Clay/land.htm Clay County Land Records] from the Clay County TXGenWeb site.
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==== Landmarks  ====
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*[http://www.txgenweb9.org/landmarks/clay.htm Clay County Landmarks] from the Clay County TXGenWeb site.
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==== Local Histories ====
  
==== [http://tn-roots.com/Clay/land.htm Land] ====
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[http://tn-roots.com/Clay/museum/lg_museum_memories.htm Clay County Museum Memories] from the Clay County TXGenWeb site.
  
==== [http://www.txgenweb9.org/landmarks/clay.htm Landmarks] ====
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==== Maps ====
  
==== [http://tn-roots.com/Clay/museum/lg_museum_memories.htm Local Histories] ====
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*[http://tn-roots.com/Clay/maps/index.htm Clay County Maps] from the Clay County TXGenWeb site.
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*[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site.
  
==== Maps ====
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==== Military  ====
  
[http://tn-roots.com/Clay/maps/index.htm Maps ]  
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*[http://tn-roots.com/Clay/military/military.htm Clay County Military Records] from the Clay County TXGenWeb site.
  
[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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==== Newspapers  ====
  
==== [http://tn-roots.com/Clay/marriages/index.htm Marriages] ====
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*[http://tn-roots.com/Clay/newspapers/index.htm Clay County Newspapers] from the Clay County TXGenWeb site.
  
==== [http://tn-roots.com/Clay/military/military.htm Military ] ====
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==== Obituaries ====
  
==== [http://tn-roots.com/Clay/newspapers/index.htm Newspapers] ====
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*[http://tn-roots.com/Clay/Obits/index.htm Clay County Obituaries] from the Clay County TXGenWeb site.
  
==== [http://tn-roots.com/Clay/Obits/index.htm Obituaries] ====
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==== Photographs ====
  
==== [http://tn-roots.com/Clay/PHOTOS/index.htm Photos] ====
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*[http://tn-roots.com/Clay/PHOTOS/index.htm Clay County Photos] from the Clay County TXGenWeb site.
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
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*[http://tn-roots.com/Clay/marriages/index.htm Clay County Marriages] from the Clay County TXGenWeb site.
 
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1375599 Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998] [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.  
 
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1375599 Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998] [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.  
 
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1320964 Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]]<br>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
 
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1320964 Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]]<br>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

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County Courthouse

History

Henry Clay.JPG

The county is named after U.S. Speaker of the House Henry Clay (1777-1852).[1]

Histories

Parent County

1857--Clay County was created 24 December 1857 from Cooke County.
County seat: Henrietta [2]

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

Towns and Cities: | Bellevue | Byers | Dean | Henrietta | Jolly | Petrolia |

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Churches

Court

Families

Land

Landmarks

Local Histories

Clay County Museum Memories from the Clay County TXGenWeb site.

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Photographs

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

  • TEXAS GenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the county.

References

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