Erath County, Texas Genealogy
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- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Permanent settlers arrived in Stephenville in 1854.
1856--Erath County was created 25 January 1856 from Bosque and Coryell Counties. County seat: Stephenville 
1866--Courthouse and most of the county records were destroyed by fire in the summer of 1866.
Societies and Libraries
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).