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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Texas|Texas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Texas Counties M|Counties M]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Milam County'' <br>{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Milam County
 
| county = Milam County
 
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| founded date = March 17
 
| founded date = March 17
 
| seat wl = Cameron
 
| seat wl = Cameron
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
  
*[http://www.texasalmanac.com/topics/government/milam-county Milam County] Texas Almanac
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*[http://www.texasalmanac.com/topics/government/milam-county Milam County] Texas Almanac  
 
*[http://lksfriday.com/MILAM/milam-020.htm Milam County Communities] Milam County Genealogical Society
 
*[http://lksfriday.com/MILAM/milam-020.htm Milam County Communities] Milam County Genealogical Society
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
*Texas Almanac | [http://www.texasalmanac.com/texas-towns/cameron Cameron] (county seat) | [http://www.texasalmanac.com/texas-towns/rockdale Rockdale] (adopted in honor of the RHS Class of 1949) |
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*Texas Almanac | [http://www.texasalmanac.com/texas-towns/cameron Cameron] (county seat) | [http://www.texasalmanac.com/texas-towns/rockdale Rockdale] (adopted in honor of the RHS Class of 1949) |  
 
*The Handbook of Texas Online | [http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hfc01 Cameron] (County Seat) | [http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hlm66 Milano] | [http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hnm48 Minerva] | [http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hfr08 Rockdale]
 
*The Handbook of Texas Online | [http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hfc01 Cameron] (County Seat) | [http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hlm66 Milano] | [http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hnm48 Minerva] | [http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hfr08 Rockdale]
  
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
[[Bell County, Texas|Bell]] | [[Burleson County, Texas|Burleson]] | [[Falls County, Texas|Falls]] | [[Lee County, Texas|Lee]] | [[Robertson County, Texas|Robertson]] | [[Williamson County, Texas|Williamson]]
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[[Bell County, Texas|Bell]] | [[Burleson County, Texas|Burleson]] | [[Falls County, Texas|Falls]] | [[Lee County, Texas|Lee]] | [[Robertson County, Texas|Robertson]] | [[Williamson County, Texas|Williamson]]  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
*[http://lksfriday.com/MILAM/milam-007.htm Milam County Cemeteries] Milam County Genealogical Society - complete list of cemeteries with directions
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*[http://lksfriday.com/MILAM/milam-007.htm Milam County Cemeteries] Milam County Genealogical Society - complete list of cemeteries with directions  
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=2685 Milam County Cemeteries] Find A Grave  
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=2685 Milam County Cemeteries] Find A Grave  
 
*[http://www.txgenweb4.org/txmilam/cemeteries_ag.html Milam County Cemeteries] TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.txgenweb4.org/txmilam/cemeteries_ag.html Milam County Cemeteries] TXGenWeb  

Revision as of 19:37, 31 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

Ghost Towns

Texas Escapes Online Magazine | Big Lump | Bryant Station | Nashville | Sipe Springs

Neighboring Counties

Bell | Burleson | Falls | Lee | Robertson | Williamson

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Churches

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

  • 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).