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Adopted by&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/ TXGenWeb&nbsp;Grimes County]<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Eleanor Colson  
 
Adopted by&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/ TXGenWeb&nbsp;Grimes County]<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Eleanor Colson  
  
== [[Image:Grimes county courthouse.jpg|right]]County Courthouse  ==
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== [[Image:Grimes county courthouse.jpg|right|Grimes county courthouse.jpg]]County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.grimes.tx.us/ips/cms Grimes County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 209 <br>Anderson, TX 77830<br>Phone: 409.873.2111 <br>
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County Clerk has birth, death and court records from 1903, marriage and probate records from 1848 and land records from 1843<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Grimes County, Texas. Page 665 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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*Located in Anderson, Texas. The present court house was built in 1894. Four prior court houses have been destroyed; one by wind and three by fire.
 
*Located in Anderson, Texas. The present court house was built in 1894. Four prior court houses have been destroyed; one by wind and three by fire.
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
*Grimes County was named for [http://www.cemetery.state.tx.us/pub/user_form.asp?step=1&pers_id=71 Jesse Grimes], a signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence.
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*Grimes County was named for [http://www.cemetery.state.tx.us/pub/user_form.asp?step=1&pers_id=71 Jesse Grimes], a signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence.  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesHistoryMaps.html Grimes County TXGenWeb History and Maps]
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesHistoryMaps.html Grimes County TXGenWeb History and Maps]
  
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'''1846--'''Grimes County was created 6 April 1846 from [[Montgomery County, Texas|Montgomery]] County. '''County seat:''' Anderson <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1846--'''Grimes County was created 6 April 1846 from [[Montgomery County, Texas|Montgomery]] County. '''County seat:''' Anderson <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
==== Boundary Changes ====
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==== Boundary Changes ====
  
'''1853''' -- Madison County was carved out of northern Grimes County.
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'''1853''' -- Madison County was carved out of northern Grimes County.  
  
'''1873''' -- Waller County was formed from territory in the southern part of Grimes County.<ref>Handbook of Texas Online: Grimes County http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hcg11</ref>
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'''1873''' -- Waller County was formed from territory in the southern part of Grimes County.<ref>Handbook of Texas Online: Grimes County http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hcg11</ref>  
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
'''1848--'''County records were destroyed by fire in late 1848.
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'''1848--'''County records were destroyed by fire in late 1848.  
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
*Towns and Cities:&nbsp; Anderson &nbsp;|&nbsp; [http://www.bedias.com/ Bedias]&nbsp; |&nbsp; Courtney&nbsp; |&nbsp; Iola&nbsp; |&nbsp; [http://www.navasotatx.gov/ Navasota]&nbsp; |&nbsp; Plantersville&nbsp; |&nbsp; Richards&nbsp; |&nbsp; Roan's Prairie&nbsp; |&nbsp; [http://shirotexas.org/Home_Page.php Shiro]&nbsp; |&nbsp; Singleton&nbsp; |&nbsp; Todd Mission&nbsp;
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*Towns and Cities:&nbsp; Anderson &nbsp;|&nbsp; [http://www.bedias.com/ Bedias]&nbsp;|&nbsp; Iola&nbsp; |&nbsp; [http://www.navasotatx.gov/ Navasota]&nbsp;|&nbsp; Todd Mission&nbsp;  
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*Unincorporated Areas:&nbsp; Courtney | Plantersville | Richards | Roan's Prairie | [http://shirotexas.org/Home_Page.php Shiro] | Singleton | Stoneham
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=2612 Find A Grave Cemetery listing for Grimes County]  
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=2612 Find A Grave Cemetery listing for Grimes County]  
 
*[http://www.cemeteries-of-tx.com/Etx/Grimes/ListGrimes.html Cemeteries of Grimes County, Texas]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Gloria Mayfield's site
 
*[http://www.cemeteries-of-tx.com/Etx/Grimes/ListGrimes.html Cemeteries of Grimes County, Texas]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Gloria Mayfield's site
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Individual Cemeteries
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BillionGraves
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=106105 Red Top Cemetery, Bedias]
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=158932 St. Joseph Catholic Church Cemetery, Navasota]
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=158803 St. Mary's Catholic Church Cemetery, Plantersville]
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesCensus.html Grimes County Census&nbsp; ]located on Grimes County TXGenWeb page  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesCensus.html Grimes County Census] located on Grimes County TXGenWeb page.
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/grimes/census/1850/ 1850 Grimes County Census&nbsp; ]USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/grimes/census/1850/ 1850 Grimes County Census] USGenWeb Archives Project.
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/grimes/census/1850/1850slav.txt 1850 Grimes County Slave Census&nbsp; ]USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/grimes/census/1850/1850slav.txt 1850 Grimes County Slave Census] USGenWeb Archives Project.
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/grimes/census/1860/ 1860 Grimes County Census&nbsp; ]USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/grimes/census/1860/ 1860 Grimes County Census] USGenWeb Archives Project.
 
*[http://www.odessa3.org/collections/census/link/grimes00.txt Russian Immigrants on 1900 census]  
 
*[http://www.odessa3.org/collections/census/link/grimes00.txt Russian Immigrants on 1900 census]  
 
*[http://www.odessa3.org/collections/census/link/grimes10.txt Russian Immigrants on 1910 census]  
 
*[http://www.odessa3.org/collections/census/link/grimes10.txt Russian Immigrants on 1910 census]  
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==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesChurches.html Grimes County Churches]&nbsp; Grimes County TXGenWeb
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Events  ====
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*[http://www.texrenfest.com/home.html Texas Renaissance Festival]&nbsp; Located in Todd Mission, south of Plantersville
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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*[http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hcg11 Grimes County History] from the Handbook of Texas Online.  
 
*[http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hcg11 Grimes County History] from the Handbook of Texas Online.  
 
*[http://www.grimescountyso.org/History.htm History of the Grimes County Sheriff's Office]  
 
*[http://www.grimescountyso.org/History.htm History of the Grimes County Sheriff's Office]  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesSurnames.html Surnames of Grimes County&nbsp; ]Grimes County TXGenWeb  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesSurnames.html Surnames of Grimes County] Grimes County TXGenWeb  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesHistorical.html Historical Markers of Grimes County]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Grimes County TXGenWeb<br><br>'''Books about Local History'''  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesHistorical.html Historical Markers of Grimes County] Grimes County TXGenWeb
*<u>Early History of Grimes County</u>, 1930, by E. L. Blair.  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesBiographies.html Grimes County Biographies] Grimes County TXGenWeb
*<u>History of Grimes County, Land of Heritage and Progress</u>, 1982, by Grimes County Historical Commission.  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesHomes.html Grimes County Historic Homes] Grimes County TXGenWeb<br><br>'''Books about Local History'''  
*<u>Saga of Anderson - The Proud Story of a Historic Texas Community</u>, 1957, by Irene Taylor Allen.  
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*''Early History of Grimes County'', 1930, by E. L. Blair.  
*<u>My Hometown: the Bedias Story</u>, by Wallace Davis, 1953, Gulf Publishing Company, Houston  
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*''History of Grimes County, Land of Heritage and Progress,'' 1982, by Grimes County Historical Commission.  
*<u>The Honor Roll of Grimes County</u>, A tribute to men from Grimes County, Texas who served in the U.S. armed forces during World War I.  
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*''Saga of Anderson - The Proud Story of a Historic Texas Community'', 1957, by Irene Taylor Allen.  
*<u>Austin Colony Pioneers: Including History of Bastrop, Fayette, Grimes, Montgomery and Washington Counties, Texas</u>, Worth S. Ray, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., January 1995  
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*''My Hometown: the Bedias Story,'' by Wallace Davis, 1953, Gulf Publishing Company, Houston  
*<u>Baptist Churches of Grimes County</u>, by Joseph Eugene Boulet, 1936-37, Anderson  
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*''The Honor Roll of Grimes County'', A tribute to men from Grimes County, Texas who served in the U.S. armed forces during World War I.  
*<u>The History and Burial Records of Stoneham Cemetery, Stoneham, Texas</u>, compiled by Frances and Lois Stoneham, 1980<br>
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*''Austin Colony Pioneers: Including History of Bastrop, Fayette, Grimes, Montgomery and Washington Counties, Texas'', Worth S. Ray, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., January 1995  
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*''Baptist Churches of Grimes County'', by Joseph Eugene Boulet, 1936-37, Anderson  
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*''The History and Burial Records of Stoneham Cemetery, Stoneham, Texas'', compiled by Frances and Lois Stoneham, 1980
  
 
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==== Maps  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesHistoryMaps.html Grimes County TXGenWeb Maps and History]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesHistoryMaps.html Grimes County TXGenWeb Maps and History]  
 
*[http://www.tsl.state.tx.us/cgi-bin/aris/maps/maplookup.php?mapnum=4875 Grimes County 1940 Highway Map]  
 
*[http://www.tsl.state.tx.us/cgi-bin/aris/maps/maplookup.php?mapnum=4875 Grimes County 1940 Highway Map]  
*[http://www.tsl.state.tx.us/cgi-bin/aris/maps/maplookup.php?mapnum=5151 Grimes County 1961 Highway Map]
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*[http://www.tsl.state.tx.us/cgi-bin/aris/maps/maplookup.php?mapnum=5151 Grimes County 1961 Highway Map]
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*[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]&nbsp; from TXGenWeb; click on county to go to the county TXGenWeb website
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*[http://txdot.lib.utexas.edu/raw/tcgrim01.html Texas DOT Map of Grimes County]
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesVeterans.html Grimes County Veterans] Grimes County TXGenWeb page.
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesVeterans.html Grimes County Veterans] Grimes County TXGenWeb  
*[http://www.tsl.state.tx.us/arc/pensions/index.php?formType=name&searchType=beginLike&lastName=&firstName=&county=Grimes&number=&sortorder=alpha&dosearch=Search+Now Grimes County Confederate Pension Applications]
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*[http://www.tsl.state.tx.us/arc/pensions/index.php?formType=name&searchType=beginLike&lastName=&firstName=&county=Grimes&number=&sortorder=alpha&dosearch=Search+Now Grimes County Confederate Pension Applications]  
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*[http://www.angelfire.com/tx/RandysTexas/12thInfCoD.html 12th Texas Infantry, Company D&nbsp;]&nbsp; most appear to be from Grimes County
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*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~burzynsk/grimesconfederates.html Confederate Soldies buried in Grimes County]
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*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~burzynsk/spanishamericanwar.html Spanish-American War Veterans in Grimes County]
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesMemorial.html Grimes County Memorial Page]&nbsp; Grimes County TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesMemorial.html Confederate Memorial Plaza in Anderson]&nbsp; Photo on Grimes County TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/ConfMemPlaza2.html Confederate Memorial Statue in Anderson]&nbsp;&nbsp; Photo on Grimes County TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/MemorialPlaque.html Veteran Memorial Plaque in Anderson]&nbsp;&nbsp; Photo on Grimes County TXGenWeb
  
 
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==== Obituaries  ====
 
==== Obituaries  ====
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesObits.html Grimes County Obituaries]&nbsp;&nbsp; Grimes County TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesObits.html Grimes County Obituaries]&nbsp;&nbsp; Grimes County TXGenWeb  
*[http://www.navasotaexaminer.com/obituaries/ Navasota Examiner Current Obituaries]
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*[http://www.navasotaexaminer.com/obituaries/ Navasota Examiner Current Obituaries]  
*[http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/theeagle/ Bryan-College Station Eagle Current Obituaries]&nbsp; Many obituaries from Grimes County are listed here
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*[http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/theeagle/ Bryan-College Station Eagle Current Obituaries]&nbsp; Many obituaries from Grimes County are listed here  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/obits/tx/obitstx.htm USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project for Texas]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/obits/tx/obitstx.htm USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project for Texas]  
*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/drdb/ AfriGeneas]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; African American Death Records Database
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/drdb/ AfriGeneas]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; African American Death Records Database  
*[http://www.daddezio.com/obituary/depot/OB-TX-NDX.html Obituary Depot]&nbsp;&nbsp; Texas
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*[http://www.daddezio.com/obituary/depot/OB-TX-NDX.html Obituary Depot]&nbsp;&nbsp; Texas  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~obituary/ Obituary Daily Times]
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~obituary/ Obituary Daily Times]
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesWills.html Grimes County Probates, Wills, and Estate Records]&nbsp;&nbsp; Grimes County TXGenWeb
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesVitals.html Grimes County TXGenWeb Vital Records]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/GrimesVitals.html Grimes County TXGenWeb Vital Records]  
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1375599 Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998] [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.  
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1375599 Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998] [[United States World War II Draft Records]] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.  
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1320964 Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]]<br>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.
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1320964 Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]]<br>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  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
*Navasota Public Library <br>1411 E. Washington Ave.<br> Navasota, Texas 77868; <br>(936)825-6744<br>  
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*Navasota Public Library <br>1411 E. Washington Ave.<br>Navasota, Texas 77868; <br>(936)825-6744<br>  
*Horlock House History Center<br> 1215 East Washington Ave.<br> Navasota, Texas 77868<br>
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*Horlock House History Center<br>1215 East Washington Ave.<br>Navasota, Texas 77868<br>
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/ Grimes County TXGenWeb]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txgrimes/ Grimes County TXGenWeb]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/grimes/grimetoc.htm Grimes County USGenWeb Archives]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/grimes/grimetoc.htm Grimes County USGenWeb Archives]  
*[http://www.co.grimes.tx.us/ips/cms Grimes County government]
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*[http://www.co.grimes.tx.us/ips/cms Grimes County government]  
*[http://genforum.genealogy.com/tx/grimes/ Grimes County at Genforum]
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*[http://genforum.genealogy.com/tx/grimes/ Grimes County at Genforum]  
*[http://www.kindredtrails.com/TX_Grimes.html Grimes County at Kindred Trails]
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*[http://www.kindredtrails.com/TX_Grimes.html Grimes County at Kindred Trails]  
*[http://resources.rootsweb.ancestry.com/USA/TX/Grimes/ Grimes County Resource Page at Rootsweb]
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*[http://resources.rootsweb.ancestry.com/USA/TX/Grimes/ Grimes County Resource Page at Rootsweb]  
 
*[http://www.navasotatx.gov/index.aspx?NID=109 City of Navasota Website], lists historical properties in Navasota.  
 
*[http://www.navasotatx.gov/index.aspx?NID=109 City of Navasota Website], lists historical properties in Navasota.  
 
*{{FHL|Texas%2C+Grimes|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Texas%2C+Grimes|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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Grimes County Courthouse
PO Box 209
Anderson, TX 77830
Phone: 409.873.2111

County Clerk has birth, death and court records from 1903, marriage and probate records from 1848 and land records from 1843[1]




  • Located in Anderson, Texas. The present court house was built in 1894. Four prior court houses have been destroyed; one by wind and three by fire.



History

Parent County

1846--Grimes County was created 6 April 1846 from Montgomery County. County seat: Anderson [2]

Boundary Changes

1853 -- Madison County was carved out of northern Grimes County.

1873 -- Waller County was formed from territory in the southern part of Grimes County.[3]

Record Loss

1848--County records were destroyed by fire in late 1848.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

  • Towns and Cities:  Anderson  |  Bedias |  Iola  |  Navasota |  Todd Mission 
  • Unincorporated Areas:  Courtney | Plantersville | Richards | Roan's Prairie | Shiro | Singleton | Stoneham

Neighboring Counties

Resources 

Cemeteries

Individual Cemeteries

BillionGraves

Census

Church

Court

Events

Land

Local Histories

  • Grimes County History from the Handbook of Texas Online.
  • History of the Grimes County Sheriff's Office
  • Surnames of Grimes County Grimes County TXGenWeb
  • Historical Markers of Grimes County Grimes County TXGenWeb
  • Grimes County Biographies Grimes County TXGenWeb
  • Grimes County Historic Homes Grimes County TXGenWeb

    Books about Local History
  • Early History of Grimes County, 1930, by E. L. Blair.
  • History of Grimes County, Land of Heritage and Progress, 1982, by Grimes County Historical Commission.
  • Saga of Anderson - The Proud Story of a Historic Texas Community, 1957, by Irene Taylor Allen.
  • My Hometown: the Bedias Story, by Wallace Davis, 1953, Gulf Publishing Company, Houston
  • The Honor Roll of Grimes County, A tribute to men from Grimes County, Texas who served in the U.S. armed forces during World War I.
  • Austin Colony Pioneers: Including History of Bastrop, Fayette, Grimes, Montgomery and Washington Counties, Texas, Worth S. Ray, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., January 1995
  • Baptist Churches of Grimes County, by Joseph Eugene Boulet, 1936-37, Anderson
  • The History and Burial Records of Stoneham Cemetery, Stoneham, Texas, compiled by Frances and Lois Stoneham, 1980

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

  • Navasota Public Library
    1411 E. Washington Ave.
    Navasota, Texas 77868;
    (936)825-6744
  • Horlock House History Center
    1215 East Washington Ave.
    Navasota, Texas 77868

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Grimes County, Texas. Page 665 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. Handbook of Texas Online: Grimes County http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hcg11