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Revision as of 20:12, 28 May 2011

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Milam County, Texas
Map
Map of Texas highlighting Milam County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 17, 1836
County Seat Cameron
Courthouse
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County Courthouse

History

In 1836 Milam County consituted one-sixth of the land in the territory in Texas.

Parent County

1836--Milam County was created on 17 March 1836 from the Old Mexican Municipality. County seat: Cameron [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1874--Courthouse and all county records were destroyed by fire in April 1874.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties


Resources

Cemeteries


Census


Church

Court

Voter Registration  1867-1869  ~  TXGenWeb

Land

Land Survey Abstract Indices Original Land Owners of Texas  ~   TXGenWeb

Local Histories


Maps


Military


Newspapers


Obituaries


Probate


Taxation

Vital Records


Societies and Libraries

Milam County Genealogical Society
Milam County Genealogical Society
c/o Lucy Hill Patterson Library
201 Ackerman St.
Rockdale, TX 76567

Milam County Historical Commission

Lucy Hill Patterson Memorial Library
201 Ackerman St
Rockdale, TX 76567
Phone: (512) 446-3410
Website


Cameron Public Library
304 E 3rd St
Cameron, TX 76520
Phone: (254) 697-2401


Web Sites


References

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