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Clay County was created 24 December 1857 and organized in 1861 from Cooke County; abandoned in 1862 and reorganized in 1873. Records of the first organization were transferred to Montague County, where many were destroyed in a courthouse fire on 25 February 1873. County seat: Cambridge (1873-1882); Henrietta (1882-present).
  
 
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Revision as of 17:36, 15 September 2008

United States  > Texas >Clay County

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History

Parent County

Clay County was created 24 December 1857 and organized in 1861 from Cooke County; abandoned in 1862 and reorganized in 1873. Records of the first organization were transferred to Montague County, where many were destroyed in a courthouse fire on 25 February 1873. County seat: Cambridge (1873-1882); Henrietta (1882-present).

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Web Sites

  • Family History Library Catalog for this county.

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