Shackelford County, Texas Genealogy

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Shackelford County, Texas
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Founded February 1, 1858
County Seat Albany
Courthouse
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County Courthouse

Shackelford County; PO Box 247; Albany, TX 76430-0247; Ph. 915.762.2232 Details: (Co Clk has b rec from 1903, m & land rec from 1874, d & pro rec from 1875, ct rec from 1899 & div rec)

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 [1]

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