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== Places/Localities  ==
== Places/Localities  ==
==== Populated Places ====
==== Populated Places ====
Dalhart (partly in [[Hartley County, Texas | Hartley]] County | Perico | Texline  
Dalhart (partly in [[Hartley County, Texas|Hartley]] County) | Kerrick | Perico | Texline
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
==== Neighboring Counties  ====

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County Courthouse



Parent County

1876--Dallam County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Dalhart [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

Dalhart (partly in Hartley County) | Kerrick | Perico | Texline

Neighboring Counties






Local Histories

  • The Book of Years: A History of Dallam and Hartley Counties, 1969, by Lillie Mae Hunter.
  • Hartley County History from the Handbook of Texas Online.


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





Vital Records

  • Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998 [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.
  • Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]
    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.

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog


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