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*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/maps.html Historical Maps]  ~  From the Republic to the Turn of the Century  ~  Hidden Ancestors  
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*[http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/sanborn/t.html Tulia Sanborn Fire Insurance Map for 1921]. Scroll down the page until you get to Tulia. There are several sheets to the map.
*[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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*[http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth88994/ Swisher County Cadastral Survey Map 1879]  [http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth88996/ Second 1879 map] from the Portal to Texas History
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*[http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth88992 Swisher County Cadastral Survey Map 1887] from the Portal to Texas History<br>
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*[http://www.tsl.state.tx.us/cgi-bin/aris/maps/maplookup.php?mapnum=4999 Swisher County 1940 General Highway Map]<br>
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*[http://www.tsl.state.tx.us/cgi-bin/aris/maps/maplookup.php?mapnum=5299 Swisher County 1961 General Highway Map]<br>
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*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/maps.html Historical Maps]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; From the Republic to the Turn of the Century&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors
  
 
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Revision as of 23:55, 5 February 2011

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Swisher County, Texas
Map
Map of Texas highlighting Swisher County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded August 21, 1876
County Seat Tulia
Courthouse
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County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1876--Swisher County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Tulia [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries


Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Texas Museums  ~  List of all museums in Texas  ~  Hidden Ancestors

Maps

Military

  • Military Resources ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
  • Fallen Heroes  ~  Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
  • Honoring Our Veterans ~ Partial index of veterans from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors

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).