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[http://www.co.shackelford.tx.us/ips/cms Shackelford County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 247; <br>Albany, TX 76430-0247<br>Phone: 915.762.2232&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth records from 1903, marriage and land records from 1874, <br>death and probate&nbsp;records from 1875, court records from 1899 and divorce records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Shackelford County, Texas. Page 673 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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See an interactive map of Shackelford County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/texas/tx-maps.html boundary changes].  
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See an interactive map of Shackelford County [http://www.genealogyinc.com/texas/maps/ boundary changes].  
  
 
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Shackelford County, Texas
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Facts
Founded February 1, 1858
County Seat Albany
Courthouse
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County Courthouse

Shackelford County Courthouse
PO Box 247;
Albany, TX 76430-0247
Phone: 915.762.2232 

County Clerk has birth records from 1903, marriage and land records from 1874,
death and probate records from 1875, court records from 1899 and divorce records[1]

History

The first permanent settler arrived in 1858 and Fort Griffin was established in 1867.

Parent County

1858--Shackelford County was created 1 February 1858 from Bosque County. County seat: Albany [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Shackelford County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries


Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate


Taxation

Vital Records


Societies and Libraries

Society Hill  ~  Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Shackelford 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).