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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.mclennan.tx.us/index.aspx McLennan County Courthouse][[Image:TexasMcLennanCourthouse.jpg|right|400px]]<br>501 Washington Ave.<br>Waco, Texas 76701  
 
[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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'''Cities and Towns:'''&nbsp;  
 
'''Cities and Towns:'''&nbsp;  
  
*Axtell (unincorporated) - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Axtell,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*Axtell (unincorporated) - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Axtell,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*[http://www.bellmead.com/ Bellmead] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bellmead,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*[http://www.bellmead.com/ Bellmead] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bellmead,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*[http://www.beverlyhillstexas.net/ Beverly Hills] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beverly_Hills,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*[http://www.beverlyhillstexas.net/ Beverly Hills] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beverly_Hills,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*Bruceville-Eddy - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bruceville-Eddy,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*Bruceville-Eddy - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bruceville-Eddy,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*Downsville (unincorporated) - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Downsville,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*Downsville (unincorporated) - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Downsville,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*China Spring (unincorporated) - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/China_Spring,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*China Spring (unincorporated) - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/China_Spring,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*[http://www.crawford-texas.org/ Crawford] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crawford,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*[http://www.crawford-texas.org/ Crawford] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crawford,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*Elm Mott (unincorporated) - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elm_Mott,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*Elm Mott (unincorporated) - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elm_Mott,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*Gholson - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gholson,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*Gholson - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gholson,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*Golinda - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golinda,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*Golinda - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golinda,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*Hallsburg - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hallsburg,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*Hallsburg - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hallsburg,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*[http://www.cityofhewitt.com/ Hewitt] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hewitt,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*[http://www.cityofhewitt.com/ Hewitt] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hewitt,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*[http://www.lacylakeview.org/ Lacy Lakeview] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lacy_Lakeview,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*[http://www.lacylakeview.org/ Lacy Lakeview] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lacy_Lakeview,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*Leroy - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leroy,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*Leroy - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leroy,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*[http://www.ci.lorena.tx.us/ Lorena] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lorena,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*[http://www.ci.lorena.tx.us/ Lorena] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lorena,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*Mart - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mart,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*Mart - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mart,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*[http://www.mcgregor-texas.com/ McGregor] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McGregor,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*[http://www.mcgregor-texas.com/ McGregor] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McGregor,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*[http://www.moodytexas.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2&Itemid=32 Moody] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moody,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*[http://www.moodytexas.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2&Itemid=32 Moody] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moody,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*Riesel - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Riesel,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*Riesel - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Riesel,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*[http://www.robinsontexas.org/ Robinson] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robinson,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*[http://www.robinsontexas.org/ Robinson] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robinson,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*Ross - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ross,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*Ross - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ross,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*Speegleville - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Speegleville,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*Speegleville - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Speegleville,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*[http://www.vmtx.us/ Valley Mills] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Valley_Mills,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*[http://www.vmtx.us/ Valley Mills] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Valley_Mills,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*[http://www.waco-texas.com/ Waco] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waco,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*[http://www.waco-texas.com/ Waco] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waco,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
*[http://west-tx.com/ West] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/West,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>  
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*[http://west-tx.com/ West] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/West,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
 
*[http://www.woodway-texas.com/ Woodway] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woodway,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
 
*[http://www.woodway-texas.com/ Woodway] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woodway,_Texas Wikipedia]<br>
  
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries<br> ====
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==== Cemeteries<br> ====
  
*[http://www.ctgs.org/ Central Texas Genealogical Society, Inc. (CTGS)] - Click on Archives at top.<br>  
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*[http://www.ctgs.org/ Central Texas Genealogical Society, Inc. (CTGS)] - Click on Archives at top.<br>
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=46&CScnty=2674 Find A Grave - McLennan].
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=46&CScnty=2674 Find A Grave - McLennan].  
*[http://www.txgenweb3.org/txmclennan/ TXGenWeb - McLennan ]- Click on the cemeteries to go to the list. ( left side of page )<br>  
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*[http://www.txgenweb3.org/txmclennan/ TXGenWeb - McLennan ]- Click on the cemeteries to go to the list. ( left side of page )<br>
 
*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/tx/county/mclennan/ US Gen Net] - Click on cemeteries top of page.<br><br>
 
*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/tx/county/mclennan/ US Gen Net] - Click on cemeteries top of page.<br><br>
  
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
==== Obituaries<br> ====
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==== Obituaries<br> ====
  
*[http://www.ctgs.org/ Central Texas Genealogical Society, Inc. (CTGS)] - Click on Archives at top.<br>  
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*[http://www.ctgs.org/ Central Texas Genealogical Society, Inc. (CTGS)] - Click on Archives at top.<br>
*[http://www.txgenweb3.org/txmclennan/ TXGenWeb - McLennan] - Click on the Obituaries to go to the list. ( left side of page )<br>  
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*[http://www.txgenweb3.org/txmclennan/ TXGenWeb - McLennan] - Click on the Obituaries to go to the list. ( left side of page )<br>
 
*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/tx/county/mclennan/ US Gen Net] - Click on obituaries top of page.<br><br><br>
 
*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/tx/county/mclennan/ US Gen Net] - Click on obituaries top of page.<br><br><br>
  
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
*[http://www.ctgs.org/ Central Texas Genealogical Society, Inc. (CTGS) - Established 1958]<span style="display: none;" id="1288382256263S" /><br>
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*[http://www.ctgs.org/ Central Texas Genealogical Society, Inc. (CTGS) - Established 1958]<span style="display: none" id="1288382256263S" /><br>
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
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*[http://www.txgenweb3.org/txmclennan/ TEXAS GenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county.
 
*[http://www.txgenweb3.org/txmclennan/ TEXAS GenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county.
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193763&subject_disp=Texas%2C+McLennan&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog][http://www.ctgs.org/ <br>]  
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193763&subject_disp=Texas%2C+McLennan&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog][http://www.ctgs.org/ <br>]
 
*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/tx/county/mclennan/ US Gen Net]<br><br>
 
*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/tx/county/mclennan/ US Gen Net]<br><br>
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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County Courthouse

McLennan County Courthouse
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501 Washington Ave.
Waco, Texas 76701



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

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

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