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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Texas|Texas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Texas Counties S|Counties S]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] Sabine County'' <br>
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Guide to '''Sabine County Texas genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.sabine.tx.us/ips/cms Sabine County Courthouse]<br> PO Drawer 580<br> Hemphill, TX 75948<br> Phone: 409.787.3786&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk&nbsp;has birth and death records from 1903,<br>marriage records from 1880, land records from 1875 <br>and probate records; District Clerk has divorce and&nbsp;<br>court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Sabine County, Texas. Page 673 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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It was the Sabine District of the Department of Nacogdoches and became the municipality of Sabine in 1835.
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Sabine County was one of the original twenty-three counties of Texas, created on 17 March 1836 and organized in 1837. It was the Sabine District of the Department of Nacogdoches and became the municipality of Sabine in 1835. County seat: Milam (1837-1838); Hemphill (1858- present). Courthouse and all county records were destroyed by fire in November 1875.
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'''1836--'''Sabine County was created 17 March 1836 from an old Mexican Municipality. '''County seat:''' Hemphill <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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'''1875--'''Courthouse and all county records were destroyed by fire in November 1875.
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Jasper County, Texas|Jasper]]
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*[[Newton County, Texas|Newton]]
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*[[Sabine Parish, Louisiana|Sabine Parish, Louisiana]]
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*[[San Augustine County, Texas|San Augustine]]
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*[[Shelby County, Texas|Shelby]]
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*[[Vernon Parish, Louisiana|Vernon Parish, Louisiana]]
  
 
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*[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site.
  
 
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1375599 Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998] [[Texas, Death Index, 1964-1998 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1320964 Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]]<br>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.
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
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== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193893&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Sabine&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog] .
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*[http://txgenweb.org/ TXGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county.
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*{{FHL|Texas%2C+Sabine|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
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County Courthouse

Sabine County Courthouse
PO Drawer 580
Hemphill, TX 75948
Phone: 409.787.3786 

County Clerk has birth and death records from 1903,
marriage records from 1880, land records from 1875
and probate records; District Clerk has divorce and 
court records[1]

History

It was the Sabine District of the Department of Nacogdoches and became the municipality of Sabine in 1835.

Parent County

1836--Sabine County was created 17 March 1836 from an old Mexican Municipality. County seat: Hemphill [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1875--Courthouse and all county records were destroyed by fire in November 1875.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • TXGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the county.

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Sabine County, Texas. Page 673 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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