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{{Texas-stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Texas|Texas]]&nbsp;&gt; [[Texas Counties G|Counties G]] &gt; Guadalupe County'' <br>
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Texas|Texas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Texas Counties G|Counties G]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] Guadalupe County''<br>  
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Guide to '''Guadalupe County Texas genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Guadalupe County
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| county_map = Tx-guadalupe.png
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| state = Texas
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| founded year = 1846
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| founded date = March 30
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| seat wl = Seguin
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.guadalupe.tx.us/guadalupe2010/ Guadalupe County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 951;<br> Seguin, TX 78155-0951<br> Phone: 830.379.4188 <br><br>County Clerk has birth, death and burial records from 1935, <br>marriage and probate records from 1838, court and land<br>records; Distric Clerk has divorce records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Guadalupe County, Texas. Page 665 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of Guadalupe County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/texas/tx-maps.html border changes].
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
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Cibolo<br>Geronimo<br>Kingsbury<br>Marion<br>McQueeney<br>New Berlin<br>New Braunfels<br>Northcliff<br>Redwood<br>Santa Clara<br>Schertz<br>Seguin<br>Staples<br>Zuehl<br>
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/cemetery.htm Guadalupe County Cemeteries&nbsp;] ~&nbsp;&nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txguadalupe/cem/gu-cems.htm Guadalupe County Cemeteries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/texas.html Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb
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*[http://www.historictexas.net/cemeteries/1-countytables.htm Texas Historic Cemeteries] ~ Partial indexes to historic cemeteries
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*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/tx/ African American Cemeteries Online]&nbsp;~ Partial index/transcriptions of African American cemeteries
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*[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-TX-NDX.html Cemetery Junction]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links to cemetery transcriptions
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==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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*[http://www.churchangel.com/texas.htm Texas Christian Church Directory ]~ ChurchAngel
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*[http://www.dioceseofbmt.org/parishes/index.html Catholic Parishes in Texas]
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==== Census  ====
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/census/1850/1850indx.txt 1850 Federal Census Index]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/census/1860/1860CenA.txt 1860 Federal Census]
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/land/guadalup.txt Land Survey Abstract Indicies]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txguadalupe/surnames.html Guadalupe County Surnames&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/museums.html Texas Museums]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; List of all museums in Texas&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
[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.hiddenancestors.com/maps.html Historical Maps]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; From the Republic to the Turn of the Century&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors
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*[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/military/civilwar/pensions/guadcsa.txt Civil War Pension Index]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/military/civilwar/pensions/guadungt.txt Confederate Indigent Families List&nbsp;] ~&nbsp;&nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/military/koreanwar/casualties.txt Korean War Casualties]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/military/vietnam/casualties.txt Vietnam War Casualties] ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project
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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
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*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fallen_heroes.htm Fallen Heroes]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
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*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/veterans/veterans.htm Honoring Our Veterans] ~ Partial index of veterans from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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*[http://www.hometownnews.com/tx.htm Home Town News]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Texas Newspaper Index with links
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*[http://newslink.org/txnews.html Newslink]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Texas Newspaper List (sorted by publication frequency)
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*[http://theoldentimes.com/oldtexas_main.html The Olden Times]&nbsp;&nbsp; -&nbsp;&nbsp; Historic Texas News Online.
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*Wikipedia has a list of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_online_newspaper_archives online newspaper archives] for Texas.
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*[http://www.newspaperarchive.com/ Newspaperarchive.com] ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=94&ci=25699 {{nowrap|San Antonio newspapers}}] from the late 1800's that may include residents from Guadalupe County.
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==== Obituaries  ====
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*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/obituaryresources.html Obituary Resources] ~ Links to research and locate obituaries ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/obits/tx/obitstx.htm USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project]&nbsp;&nbsp;~&nbsp; Texas
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/drdb/ Afrigeneas] ~ African American death notices, obituaries and funeral programs compiled by users from current newspapers and historical sources
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*[http://www.daddezio.com/obituary/depot/OB-TX-NDX.html Obituary Depot&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; Texas Newspaper Citations
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*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/obituaries.html Obituary Project] ~ 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
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/land/probate/probate1.txt Index to Probate 1846-1856]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/land/probate/probate2.txt Index to Probate 1857-1861]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/land/probate/probate3.txt Index to Probate 1862-1866]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/land/probate/probate4.txt Index to Probate 1867-1871]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/land/probate/probate5.txt Index to Probate 1872-1876]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/land/probate/probate6.txt Index to Probate 1877-1881]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/land/probate/probate7.txt Index to Probate 1882-1886]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/land/probate/probate8.txt Index to Probate 1887-1891]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/land/probate/probate9.txt Index to Probate 1892-1896]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/land/probate/probat10.txt Index to Probate 1897-1901]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/land/probate/probat11.txt Index to Probate 1902-1906]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/land/probate/probat12.txt Index to Probate 1907-1911]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/land/probate/probat13.txt Index to Probate 1912-1916]
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== 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://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/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.  
*[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.  
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*[http://www.texas.hiddenancestors.com/texas_marriage_records.htm Texas Marriage Records&nbsp; 1966 - 2005]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors
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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
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*[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/texas/ USGenWeb Census Project] ~ Texas&nbsp; 1850 - 1930
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
== Web Sites ==
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Schertz Public Library<br>608 Schertz Pkwy<br>Schertz, TX 78154<br>Phone: (210) 619-1700<br>[http://www.schertz.lib.tx.us/ Website]
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<br>Seguin-Guadalupe County Public Library<br>707 E College St<br>Seguin, TX 78155<br>Phone: (830) 401-2422<br>[http://www.seguin.lib.tx.us/ Website]
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<br>Marion Community Library<br>500 Bulldog Dr<br>Marion, TX 78124<br>Phone: (830) 914-2371<br>[http://www.marion.txed.net/ Website]
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==== '''Family History Centers<br>''' ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Seguin Texas Family History Center]]
  
*[http://txgenweb.org/ TEXAS GenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county
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<br> [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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== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193522&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Guadalupe&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/guadalupe/guadtoc.htm Guadalupe County Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txguadalupe/ Guadalupe County&nbsp;] ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb
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*[http://txgenweb.org/ TXGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county.
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*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com Hidden Ancestors]&nbsp; Information on Texas genealogy research as well as genealogy research in general.
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/tx/txfiles.htm USGenWeb Texas Archives] Vital statistics, maps, obituaries, Bible records, tombstone transcriptions and many other records.
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*{{FHL|Texas%2C+Guadalupe|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Guide to Guadalupe County Texas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Guadalupe County, Texas
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Facts
Founded March 30, 1846
County Seat Seguin
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County Courthouse

Guadalupe County Courthouse
PO Box 951;
Seguin, TX 78155-0951
Phone: 830.379.4188

County Clerk has birth, death and burial records from 1935,
marriage and probate records from 1838, court and land
records; Distric Clerk has divorce records[1]

History

Parent County

1846--Guadalupe County was created 30 March 1846 from Bexar and Gonzales Counties. County seat: Sequin [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Guadalupe County border changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cibolo
Geronimo
Kingsbury
Marion
McQueeney
New Berlin
New Braunfels
Northcliff
Redwood
Santa Clara
Schertz
Seguin
Staples
Zuehl

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries


Church


Census

Court

Land

Land Survey Abstract Indicies  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project

Local Histories

Maps

Military


  • 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

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records


Societies and Libraries

Schertz Public Library
608 Schertz Pkwy
Schertz, TX 78154
Phone: (210) 619-1700
Website


Seguin-Guadalupe County Public Library
707 E College St
Seguin, TX 78155
Phone: (830) 401-2422
Website


Marion Community Library
500 Bulldog Dr
Marion, TX 78124
Phone: (830) 914-2371
Website

Family History Centers


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

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Guadalupe 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).