Jack County, Texas Genealogy

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County Courthouse

History

Parent County

Jack County was created 27 August 1856 from Cooke County and organized in 1857. County seat: Jacksboro (originally known as Lost Creek, the town's name was changed to Mesquiteville in 1856, to Jacksborough in 1858 and to Jacksboro in 1899). The first settlement was in 1854.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

  • Family History Library Catalog for this county.

References