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*[http://www.txfannin.org/census.php?type=deaths&year=1870 1870 Fannin County Mortality Index]
 
*[http://www.txfannin.org/census.php?type=deaths&year=1870 1870 Fannin County Mortality Index]
  
=== Church ===
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*[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]
  
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==== Maps  ====
 
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*[http://www.txfannin.org/maps.php Fanin County Maps]  ~  TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txfannin.org/maps.php Fanin County Maps]  ~  TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/maps.html Historical Maps]  ~  From the Republic to the Turn of the Century  ~  Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/maps.html Historical Maps]  ~  From the Republic to the Turn of the Century  ~  Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site.
 
*[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site.
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==== Military  ====
 
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/fannin/military/civilwar/pensions/fannicsa.txt Confederate Pension Applications]  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/fannin/military/civilwar/pensions/fannicsa.txt Confederate Pension Applications]  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/fannin/military/civilwar/pensions/fanningt.txt Confederate Indigent Families List  ]~  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/fannin/military/civilwar/pensions/fanningt.txt Confederate Indigent Families List  ]~  USGenWeb Archives Project  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/fannin/military/wwii/wwii.txt Fightin' Men of Texas, WWII]  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/fannin/military/wwii/wwii.txt Fightin' Men of Texas, WWII]  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project  
*[http://www.txfannin.org/militaryinfo.php Fanin County Interments with War Related Inscriptions]  ~  TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txfannin.org/militaryinfo.php Fanin County Interments with War Related Inscriptions]  ~  TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/military.html Military Resources] ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/military.html Military Resources] ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fallen_heroes.htm Fallen Heroes]  ~  Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fallen_heroes.htm Fallen Heroes]  ~  Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
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==== Probate  ====
 
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/category.aspx?cat=36 Search Tax, Criminal, Land and Wills Records]  ~  Ancestry.com  (subscription)  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/category.aspx?cat=36 Search Tax, Criminal, Land and Wills Records]  ~  Ancestry.com  (subscription)
  
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==== Taxation  ====
 
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Fannin County, Texas
Map
Map of Texas highlighting Fannin County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 14, 1837
County Seat Bonham
Courthouse




County Courthouse

History

The first permanent settlement was at Tulip in 1836.

Parent County

1837--Fannin County was created 14 December 1837 from Red River County. County seat: Bonham [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1929 -- Courthouse caught fire on December 31, 1929.  Records in the District Clerk's office and County Clerk's office were saved.  Many other county records were destroyed.  The courthouse was rebuilt.[2]

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American


Cemeteries


Census

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Texas Museums  ~  List of all museums in Texas  ~  Hidden Ancestors

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate


Taxation

Vital Records


Societies and Libraries

Bertha Voyer Memorial Library
500 N 6th St
Honey Grove, TX 75446
Phone: (903) 378-2206
Website


Bonham Public Library
305 E 5th St
Bonham, TX 75418
Phone: (903) 583-3128
Website


Leonard Public Library
102 S Main
Leonard, TX 75452
Phone: (903) 587-2391

FAMILY HISTORY CENTER

Bonham Texas
Texas Hwy 78 South
Bonham, Fannin, Texas, United States
Phone: 903-583-4949
Hours: Wednesday 4pm-8:30 pm; Thursday 10am-5pm & by Appointment: Call 972-658-1931 (Christy Stambaugh, Director)
Closed: Our FHC will be closed December 20, 2010 through January 5, 2011. Center will reopen for usual hours on Wednesday, January 6, 2011. HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!!
Attention: Please call Director for special opening of the FHC if needed. Thank you.

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).
  2. Bonham, TX Fannin County Courthouse Fire, Dec 1929 http://www3.gendisasters.com/texas/10007/bonham-tx-courthouse-fire-dec-1929