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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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The County Clerk's Office is the record keeper of the county. The county records include birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, military discharges, land records, real estate records, property records, probate and civil filings.
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The Deaf Smith County Clerk has&nbsp;court records, land records, probate records and marriage records&nbsp;from 1890, as well as birth and death records from 1903.
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Deaf Smith County Clerk's Office<br> 235 E. 3rd St., Room 203 <br> Hereford, TX 79045-5515 <br> Phone 806-363-7077
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
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Ayr | Bippus | Bootleg | Dawn | Ford | Glenrio | Hereford | Kelso | LaPlata | Milo Center | Simms | Westway | Wyche
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[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txdeafsmith/resources/cit-co.htm Cities, Towns and Communities] - Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Biographies ====
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==== Biographies ====
  
[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txdeafsmith/bios/aten-ira.htm Ira Aten], Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txdeafsmith/bios/aten-ira.htm Ira Aten] Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb  
 
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*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txdeafsmith/bios/cook-jim.htm Jim Cook] Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb  
[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txdeafsmith/bios/cook-jim.htm Jim Cook], Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txdeafsmith/bios/deaf-smith.htm Deaf Smith] Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb<br>  
 
 
[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txdeafsmith/bios/deaf-smith.htm Deaf Smith], Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb<br>
 
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txdeafsmith/cems/cems.htm Cemeteries of Deaf Smith County] - TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txdeafsmith/cems/cems.htm Cemeteries of Deaf Smith County] - TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://usgwtombstones.org/texas/deafsmith.html Deaf Smith County] - TXGenWeb Tombstone Transcription Project  
 
*[http://usgwtombstones.org/texas/deafsmith.html Deaf Smith County] - TXGenWeb Tombstone Transcription Project  
 
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/texas.html Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/texas.html Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb  
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*[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-TX-NDX.html Cemetery Junction]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links to cemetery transcriptions
 
*[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-TX-NDX.html Cemetery Junction]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links to cemetery transcriptions
  
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==== Census  ====
  
==== Census ====
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[http://www.us-census.org/states/texas/d-tx.htm USGenWeb Census Project] - Deaf Smith County, TX
  
[http://www.us-census.org/states/texas/d-tx.htm USGenWeb Census Project] - Deaf Smith County, TX
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==== Churches ====
 
 
==== Church ====
 
  
 
*[http://www.churchangel.com/texas.htm Texas Christian Church Directory ]~ ChurchAngel  
 
*[http://www.churchangel.com/texas.htm Texas Christian Church Directory ]~ ChurchAngel  
 
*[http://www.dioceseofbmt.org/parishes/index.html Catholic Parishes in Texas]
 
*[http://www.dioceseofbmt.org/parishes/index.html Catholic Parishes in Texas]
 
==== Cities and Towns ====
 
 
[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txdeafsmith/resources/cit-co.htm Cities, Towns and Communities] - Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb
 
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txdeafsmith/history.html Deaf Smith County History] - TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txdeafsmith/history.html Deaf Smith County History] - TXGenWeb  
 
*''The land and its people, 1876-1981: Deaf Smith County, Texas,'' 1982 by the Deaf Smith County Historical Society, a history book featuring local history, photographs, illustrations, and biographies. [http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth16010/m1 Read the book online] from The Portal to Texas History.  
 
*''The land and its people, 1876-1981: Deaf Smith County, Texas,'' 1982 by the Deaf Smith County Historical Society, a history book featuring local history, photographs, illustrations, and biographies. [http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth16010/m1 Read the book online] from The Portal to Texas History.  
 
*''A History of Deaf Smith County'', 1964, by Bessie Patterson.  
 
*''A History of Deaf Smith County'', 1964, by Bessie Patterson.  
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*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/maps.html Historical Maps]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; From the Republic to the Turn of the Century&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/maps.html Historical Maps]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; From the Republic to the Turn of the Century&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
*[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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*[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the TXGenweb site
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txdeafsmith/military.htm Military Files for Deaf Smith Co], TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txdeafsmith/military.htm Military Files for Deaf Smith Co], TXGenWeb  
 
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**Civil War Links, USGenWeb Archives  
-- Civil War Links, USGenWeb Archives
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**Draft Registration, USGenWeb Archives  
 
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**World War II Missing and Dead; Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb  
-- Draft Registration, USGenWeb Archives
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**Korean War Fatal Casualties; Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb  
 
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**Vietnam War Fatal Casualties; Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb  
-- World War II Missing and Dead; Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/military.html Military Resources] ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom&nbsp;~&nbsp;Hidden Ancestors  
 
 
-- Korean War Fatal Casualties; Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb
 
 
 
--&nbsp;Vietnam War Fatal Casualties; Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb
 
 
 
[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/military.html Military Resources] ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom&nbsp;~&nbsp;Hidden Ancestors  
 
 
 
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fallen_heroes.htm Fallen Heroes]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fallen_heroes.htm Fallen Heroes]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/veterans/veterans.htm Honoring Our Veterans] ~ Partial index of veterans from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/veterans/veterans.htm Honoring Our Veterans] ~ Partial index of veterans from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~obituary/ Obituary Daily Times&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; Citations to over 15,000,000 obituaries including interactive search function
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~obituary/ Obituary Daily Times&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; Citations to over 15,000,000 obituaries including interactive search function
  
==== Photographs ====
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[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txdeafsmith/photos.htm Photographs relating to Deaf Smith Co], @ the TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb5.org/txdeafsmith/photos.htm Photographs relating to Deaf Smith Co], TXGenWeb
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
The County Clerk's Office is the record keeper of the county. The county records include birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses,&nbsp;military discharges, land records,&nbsp;real estate records,&nbsp;property records, probate and civil filings.
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The Deaf Smith County Clerk probate records. They are located at 235 E. 3rd St., Room 203, Hereford, TX 79045-5515; Telephone: 806-363-7077 .  
 
 
The Deaf Smith County Clerk has&nbsp;court records, land records, probate records and marriage records&nbsp;from 1890, as well as&nbsp;birth/death Records from 1903.&nbsp;&nbsp;It&nbsp;is located at 235 E. 3rd St., Room 203, Hereford, TX 79045-5515; Telephone: 806-363-7077 .  
 
 
 
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==== Taxation  ====
 
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*[http://www.texas.hiddenancestors.com/texas_divorce_records.htm Texas Divorce Records&nbsp; 1968&nbsp;- 2005]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.texas.hiddenancestors.com/texas_divorce_records.htm Texas Divorce Records&nbsp; 1968&nbsp;- 2005]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/texas/ USGenWeb Census Project] ~ Texas&nbsp; 1850 - 1930
 
*[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/texas/ USGenWeb Census Project] ~ Texas&nbsp; 1850 - 1930
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
Deaf Smith County Library<br>211 E 4th St<br>Hereford, TX 79045<br>Phone: (806) 364-1206<br>[http://www.hlc-lib.org/hereford/index.html Website]  
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Deaf Smith County Library<br>211 E 4th St<br>Hereford, TX 79045<br>Phone: (806)364-1206<br>[http://www.hlc-lib.org/hereford/index.html Website]  
 
 
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[http://www.daddezio.com/society/hill/SH-TX-NDX.html Society Hill]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies  
 
[http://www.daddezio.com/society/hill/SH-TX-NDX.html Society Hill]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies  
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Deaf Smith County, Texas
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Facts
Founded August 21, 1876
County Seat Hereford
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County Courthouse

The County Clerk's Office is the record keeper of the county. The county records include birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, military discharges, land records, real estate records, property records, probate and civil filings.

The Deaf Smith County Clerk has court records, land records, probate records and marriage records from 1890, as well as birth and death records from 1903.

Deaf Smith County Clerk's Office
235 E. 3rd St., Room 203
Hereford, TX 79045-5515
Phone 806-363-7077

History

Parent County

1876--Deaf Smith County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar District. County seat: Hereford [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Ayr | Bippus | Bootleg | Dawn | Ford | Glenrio | Hereford | Kelso | LaPlata | Milo Center | Simms | Westway | Wyche

Cities, Towns and Communities - Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Biographies

Cemeteries

Census

USGenWeb Census Project - Deaf Smith County, TX

Churches

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Deaf Smith County History - TXGenWeb
  • The land and its people, 1876-1981: Deaf Smith County, Texas, 1982 by the Deaf Smith County Historical Society, a history book featuring local history, photographs, illustrations, and biographies. Read the book online from The Portal to Texas History.
  • A History of Deaf Smith County, 1964, by Bessie Patterson.
  • Deaf Smith County History from the Handbook of Texas Online
  • Texas Museums  ~  List of all museums in Texas  ~  Hidden Ancestors

Maps

Military

  • Military Files for Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb
    • Civil War Links, USGenWeb Archives
    • Draft Registration, USGenWeb Archives
    • World War II Missing and Dead; Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb
    • Korean War Fatal Casualties; Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb
    • Vietnam War Fatal Casualties; Deaf Smith Co, TXGenWeb
  • Military Resources ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
  • Fallen Heroes  ~  Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
  • Honoring Our Veterans ~ Partial index of veterans from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors

Newspapers

Obituaries

Photographs

Probate

The Deaf Smith County Clerk probate records. They are located at 235 E. 3rd St., Room 203, Hereford, TX 79045-5515; Telephone: 806-363-7077 .

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Deaf Smith County Library
211 E 4th St
Hereford, TX 79045
Phone: (806)364-1206
Website


Society Hill  ~  Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies

Web Sites

References

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