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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.co.mclennan.tx.us/index.aspx McLennan County Courthouse][[Image:TexasMcLennanCourthouse.jpg|right|400px]]<br>501 Washington Ave.<br>Waco, Texas 76701  
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McLennan County; PO Box 1727; Waco, TX 76703; Ph. 254.757.5078 Details: (Co Clk has b &amp; d rec from 1929, m, pro, ct &amp; land rec from 1850; Dis Clk has div rec) <br>
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==

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County Courthouse

McLennan County Courthouse
TexasMcLennanCourthouse.jpg

501 Washington Ave.
Waco, Texas 76701


McLennan County; PO Box 1727; Waco, TX 76703; Ph. 254.757.5078 Details: (Co Clk has b & d rec from 1929, m, pro, ct & land rec from 1850; Dis Clk has div rec)


History

The area was originally part of the Robertson Colony but was occupied exclusively by Waco Indians in the 1802's and 1830's. A trading post was set up near the present site of Waco in 1842.

Parent County

1850--McLennan County was created 22 January 1850 from Milam, Limestone, and Navarro Counties. County seat: Waco [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities and Towns: 


Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Individual Cemeteries:

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

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

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries


Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • TEXAS GenWeb 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).