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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Texas|Texas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Texas Counties H|Counties H]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] Hansford County'' <br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.co.hansford.tx.us/ips/cms Hansford County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 397<br> Spearman, TX 79081-3499<br> Phone: 806.659.4110 <br><br>County Clerk has land records from 1875, <br>birth, marriage, death, divorce, proabte and<br>court records from 1900<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hansford 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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Hansford County Courthouse<br> PO Box 397<br> Spearman, TX 79081-3499<br> Phone: 806.659.4110 <br><br>County Clerk has land records from 1875, <br>birth, marriage, death, divorce, proabte and<br>court records from 1900  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1876--'''Hansford County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. '''County seat:''' Spearman <ref>&amp;amp;lt;i&amp;amp;gt;The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America&amp;amp;lt;/i&amp;amp;gt;,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1876--'''Hansford County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. '''County seat:''' Spearman <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*&lt;a href="Hutchinson County, Texas"&gt;Hutchinson&lt;/a&gt;
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*[[Hutchinson County, Texas|Hutchinson]]
*&lt;a href="Moore County, Texas"&gt;Moore&lt;/a&gt;
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*[[Moore County, Texas|Moore]]
*&lt;a href="Ochiltree County, Texas"&gt;Ochiltree&lt;/a&gt;
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*[[Ochiltree County, Texas|Ochiltree]]
*&lt;a href="Roberts County, Texas"&gt;Roberts&lt;/a&gt;
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*[[Roberts County, Texas|Roberts]]
*&lt;a href="Sherman County, Texas"&gt;Sherman&lt;/a&gt;
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*[[Sherman County, Texas|Sherman]]
*&lt;a href="Texas County, Oklahoma"&gt;Texas County, Oklahoma&lt;/a&gt;
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*[[Texas County, Oklahoma|Texas County, Oklahoma]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
&lt;a href="http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm"&gt;Texas Counties Map&lt;/a&gt;. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb 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  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
*&lt;a href="https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1375599"&gt;Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998&lt;/a&gt; &lt;a _fcknotitle="true" href="Texas Death Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)"&gt;Texas Death Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)&lt;/a&gt; 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] [[Texas Death Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)]] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.  
*&lt;a href="https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1320964"&gt;Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images&lt;/a&gt;]<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  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
 
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
  
*&lt;a _fcknotitle="true" href="Introduction to LDS Family History Centers"&gt;Introduction to LDS Family History Centers&lt;/a&gt;
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*&lt;a href="http://txgenweb.org/"&gt;TXGenWeb project&lt;/a&gt;. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county
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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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*{{FHL|Texas%2C+Hansford|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

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County Courthouse

Hansford County Courthouse
PO Box 397
Spearman, TX 79081-3499
Phone: 806.659.4110

County Clerk has land records from 1875,
birth, marriage, death, divorce, proabte and
court records from 1900

History

The first permanent settlement was established around 1874.

Parent County

1876--Hansford County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Spearman [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site.

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • TXGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the county


References

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