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''[[United States|United States]] &gt;&nbsp;[[Texas|Texas]] &gt;&nbsp;[[Texas Counties M|Counties M]] &gt;&nbsp;McCulloch County'' <br>{{Infobox U.S. County
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Texas|Texas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Texas Counties M|Counties M]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] McCulloch County'' <br>{{Infobox U.S. County
 
| county = McCulloch County
 
| county = McCulloch County
 
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.mcculloch.tx.us/ips/cms McCulloch County Courthouse]<br>County Courthouse<br> Brady, Texas 76825<br> Phone: 915.597.0733<br><br> County Clerk has birth and death records from<br> 1903, marriage records from 1878, land records<br> from 1860, court records from 1876 and military<br> records from 1918<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), McCulloch County, Texas. Page 669 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/mcculloch/mccuceme.htm McCulloch County Cemeteries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; transcriptions&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/mcculloch/mccuceme.htm McCulloch County Cemeteries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; transcriptions&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/texas.html Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/texas.html Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.historictexas.net/cemeteries/1-countytables.htm Texas Historic Cemeteries] ~ Partial indexes to historic cemeteries  
 
*[http://www.historictexas.net/cemeteries/1-countytables.htm Texas Historic Cemeteries] ~ Partial indexes to historic cemeteries  
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*[http://www.texasescapes.com/DEPARTMENTS/Grave_Thoughts/TexasCemeteries.htm Texas Escapes] Listing of Texas cemeteries with transcriptions and lots of pictures.
 
*[http://www.texasescapes.com/DEPARTMENTS/Grave_Thoughts/TexasCemeteries.htm Texas Escapes] Listing of Texas cemeteries with transcriptions and lots of pictures.
  
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==== Census ====
 
 
==== Census ====
 
  
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txmcculloch/1870census.txt 1870 Census]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txmcculloch/1870census.txt 1870 Census]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txmcculloch/1880.txt 1880 Census]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb
 
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txmcculloch/1880.txt 1880 Census]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb
  
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==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
[http://files.usgwarchives.org/tx/mcculloch/land/mcculloc.txt Land survey abstract indices of the original land owners of Texas]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project<br>
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[http://files.usgwarchives.org/tx/mcculloch/land/mcculloc.txt Land survey abstract indices of the original land owners of Texas]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project<br>  
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
*[http://www.usbiographies.org/texas/mcculloch/mcculloch.html McCulloch County Biographies]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.usbiographies.org/texas/mcculloch/mcculloch.html McCulloch County Biographies]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb  
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txmcculloch/biblio.htm McCulloch County Bibliography]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txmcculloch/biblio.htm McCulloch County Bibliography]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/museums.html Texas Museums]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; List of all museums in Texas&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/museums.html Texas Museums]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; List of all museums in Texas&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txmcculloch/maps.html McCulloch County Maps&nbsp;] ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txmcculloch/maps.html McCulloch County Maps&nbsp;] ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/maps.html Historical Maps]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; From the Republic to the Turn of the Century&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/maps.html Historical Maps]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; From the Republic to the Turn of the Century&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site
 
*[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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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/tx/mcculloch/military/civilwar/pensions/mccullngt.txt McCulloch County CSA Indigent Families]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/tx/mcculloch/military/civilwar/pensions/mccullngt.txt McCulloch County CSA Indigent Families]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/tx/mcculloch/military/civilwar/pensions/mcculcsa.txt McCulloch County CSA&nbsp;Pension List]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/tx/mcculloch/military/civilwar/pensions/mcculcsa.txt McCulloch County CSA&nbsp;Pension List]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/military.html Military Resources] ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom&nbsp;~&nbsp;Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/military.html Military Resources] ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom&nbsp;~&nbsp;Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fallen_heroes.htm Fallen Heroes]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[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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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txmcculloch/earlynewspapers.htm Early McCulloch County Newspapers]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txmcculloch/earlynewspapers.htm Early McCulloch County Newspapers]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.hometownnews.com/tx.htm Home Town News]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Texas Newspaper Index with links  
 
*[http://www.hometownnews.com/tx.htm Home Town News]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Texas Newspaper Index with links  
 
*[http://newslink.org/txnews.html Newslink]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Texas Newspaper List (sorted by publication frequency)  
 
*[http://newslink.org/txnews.html Newslink]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Texas Newspaper List (sorted by publication frequency)  
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==== Obituaries  ====
 
==== Obituaries  ====
  
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txmcculloch/obits.htm McCulloch County Obituary Index]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txmcculloch/obits.htm McCulloch County Obituary Index]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/obituaryresources.html Obituary Resources] ~ Links to research and locate obituaries ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/obituaryresources.html Obituary Resources] ~ Links to research and locate obituaries ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/obits/tx/obitstx.htm USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project]&nbsp;&nbsp;~&nbsp; Texas  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/obits/tx/obitstx.htm USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project]&nbsp;&nbsp;~&nbsp; Texas  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/category.aspx?cat=36 Search Tax, Criminal, Land and Wills Records]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Ancestry.com&nbsp; (subscription)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/category.aspx?cat=36 Search Tax, Criminal, Land and Wills Records]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Ancestry.com&nbsp; (subscription)
 
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==== Taxation  ====
 
==== 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.  
 
*[http://www.texas.hiddenancestors.com/texas_marriage_records.htm Texas Marriage Records&nbsp; 1966 - 2005]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.texas.hiddenancestors.com/texas_marriage_records.htm Texas Marriage Records&nbsp; 1966 - 2005]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.texas.hiddenancestors.com/texas_divorce_records.htm Texas Divorce Records&nbsp; 1968&nbsp;- 2005]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.texas.hiddenancestors.com/texas_divorce_records.htm Texas Divorce Records&nbsp; 1968&nbsp;- 2005]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/texas/ USGenWeb Census Project] ~ Texas&nbsp; 1850 - 1930
 
*[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/texas/ USGenWeb Census Project] ~ Texas&nbsp; 1850 - 1930
  
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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Fm Buck Richards Memorial Library<br>1106 S Blackburn St<br>Brady, TX 76825<br>Phone: (325) 597-2617<br>[http://richardslibrary.com/ Website]
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==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Los Presidentes Texas Family History Center]]
  
Fm Buck Richards Memorial Library<br>1106 S Blackburn St<br>Brady, TX 76825<br>Phone: (325) 597-2617<br>[http://richardslibrary.com/ Website]
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[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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[http://www.daddezio.com/society/hill/SH-TX-NDX.html Society Hill]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies  
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/mcculloch/mcculltoc.htm McCulloch County Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/mcculloch/mcculltoc.htm McCulloch County Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project  
*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txmcculloch/ McCulloch County]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.txgenweb2.org/txmcculloch/ McCulloch County]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://txgenweb.org/ TXGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county.  
 
*[http://txgenweb.org/ TXGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county.  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com Hidden Ancestors]&nbsp; Information on Texas genealogy research as well as genealogy research in general.  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com Hidden Ancestors]&nbsp; Information on Texas genealogy research as well as genealogy research in general.  
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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McCulloch County, Texas
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Facts
Founded August 27, 1856
County Seat Brady
Courthouse
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County Courthouse

McCulloch County Courthouse
County Courthouse
Brady, Texas 76825
Phone: 915.597.0733

County Clerk has birth and death records from
1903, marriage records from 1878, land records
from 1860, court records from 1876 and military
records from 1918[1]

History

Parent County

1856--McCulloch County was created 27 August 1856 from Bexar County. County seat: Brady [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Land

Land survey abstract indices of the original land owners of Texas  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Fm Buck Richards Memorial Library
1106 S Blackburn St
Brady, TX 76825
Phone: (325) 597-2617
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), McCulloch County, Texas. Page 669 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).