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'''1856--'''Palo Pinto County was created 27 August 1856 from [[Navarro County, Texas|Navarro]] and [[Bosque County, Texas|Bosque]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Palo Pinto <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1856--'''Palo Pinto County was created 27 August 1856 from [[Navarro County, Texas|Navarro]] and [[Bosque County, Texas|Bosque]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Palo Pinto <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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Cities and towns : Brazos | Gordon | Graford | Mineral Wells | Mingus | Oran | Palo Pinto | Santo | Strawn
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Cities and towns&nbsp;: Brazos | Gordon | Graford | Mineral Wells | Mingus | Oran | Palo Pinto | Santo | Strawn  
  
 
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==== Local Histories ====
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Family History Library {{FHL|1065382|subject-id|disp=CATALOG}}&nbsp; - Land and Property - Maps
  
*''The Palo Pinto Story, ''1956, by Mary Whatley Clarke.
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==== Local Histories  ====
*''History of Palo Pinto County,'' 1978, by the Palo Pinto Historical Association.
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*''The Palo Pinto Story, ''1956, by Mary Whatley Clarke.  
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*''History of Palo Pinto County,'' 1978, by the Palo Pinto Historical Association.  
 
*[http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hcp01 Palo Pinto County History] from the Handbook of Texas Online.<br>
 
*[http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hcp01 Palo Pinto County History] from the Handbook of Texas Online.<br>
  
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[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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County Courthouse

TexasPaloPintoCourthouse.jpg

History

The first settlement was in 1854.

Parent County

1856--Palo Pinto County was created 27 August 1856 from Navarro and Bosque Counties. County seat: Palo Pinto [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities and towns : Brazos | Gordon | Graford | Mineral Wells | Mingus | Oran | Palo Pinto | Santo | Strawn

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Archives

Family History Library CATALOG

Cemeteries

Family History Library CATALOG

Church

Court

Family History Library CATALOG

History

Family History Library CATALOG

Land

Family History Library CATALOG  - Land and Property - Maps

Local Histories

  • The Palo Pinto Story, 1956, by Mary Whatley Clarke.
  • History of Palo Pinto County, 1978, by the Palo Pinto Historical Association.
  • Palo Pinto County History from the Handbook of Texas Online.

Maps

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

Family History Library CATALOG  - Land and Property - Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Family History Library CATALOG

Vital Records

Family History Library CATALOG

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

References

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