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Revision as of 19:27, 29 October 2010

Template:Texas-stubUnited StatesTexasCounties IJ > Jasper County

County Courthouse

History

Monument to William Jasper at Savannah, Georgia
The county is named after Sergeant William Jasper (c1750-1779).[1]

Parent County

1836--Jasper County was created 17 March 1836 from Old Mexican Municipality. County seat: Jasper [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1849--Courthouse and all county records were destroyed by fire in October 1849.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources http://www.txgenweb4.org/txjasper/

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

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

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998 [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.
  • Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]
    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

Web Sites

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


References

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