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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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*[http://teafor2.com/JohnsonStation.htm Johnson Station Cemetery]&nbsp; Alphabetical listing with grave marker photos  
 
*[http://teafor2.com/JohnsonStation.htm Johnson Station Cemetery]&nbsp; Alphabetical listing with grave marker photos  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/cemetery/dar-index.htm Tarrant County DAR&nbsp;Burial Index]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/cemetery/dar-index.htm Tarrant County DAR&nbsp;Burial Index]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/cemetery/ceminfo.htm Tarrant County Cemeteries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; indexes, maps, transcriptions&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/cemetery/ceminfo.htm Tarrant County Cemeteries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; indexes, maps, transcriptions&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/texas.html Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/texas.html Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.historictexas.net/cemeteries/1-countytables.htm Texas Historic Cemeteries] ~ Partial indexes to historic cemeteries  
 
*[http://www.historictexas.net/cemeteries/1-countytables.htm Texas Historic Cemeteries] ~ Partial indexes to historic cemeteries  
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==== Census ====
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==== Census ====
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/census/1850-census.htm 1850 Census of Tarrant County]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/census/1850-census.htm 1850 Census of Tarrant County]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/census/1880-mortality.htm 1880 Tarrant County Mortality Schedules&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1297704975241_229" />
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/census/1880-mortality.htm 1880 Tarrant County Mortality Schedules&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1297704975241_229" />
  
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/tcbooks.htm Tarrant County Bibliography]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/tcbooks.htm Tarrant County Bibliography]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/museums.html Texas Museums]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; List of all museums in Texas&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/museums.html Texas Museums]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; List of all museums in Texas&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors
  
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/military/hussars.htm Muster Roll] of the Tarrant County Hussars Mounted Infantry C.S.A., Tarrant County, Texas ~ TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/military/hussars.htm Muster Roll] of the Tarrant County Hussars Mounted Infantry C.S.A., Tarrant County, Texas ~ TXGenWeb  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/military/civil_war_vets.htm Civil War Veteran's of Tarrant County&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/military/civil_war_vets.htm Civil War Veteran's of Tarrant County&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; TXGenWeb  
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/military.html Military Resources] ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom&nbsp;~&nbsp;Hidden Ancestors
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*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/military.html Military Resources] ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom&nbsp;~&nbsp;Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fallen_heroes.htm Fallen Heroes]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/fallen_heroes.htm Fallen Heroes]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/veterans/veterans.htm Honoring Our Veterans] ~ Partial index of veterans from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/veterans/veterans.htm Honoring Our Veterans] ~ Partial index of veterans from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
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==== Obituaries  ====
 
==== Obituaries  ====
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/obits/obituaries.htm Tarrant County Obituaries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/obits/obituaries.htm Tarrant County Obituaries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;&nbsp;TXGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/obituaryresources.html Obituary Resources] ~ Links to research and locate obituaries ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/obituaryresources.html Obituary Resources] ~ Links to research and locate obituaries ~&nbsp; Hidden Ancestors  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/obits/tx/obitstx.htm USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project]&nbsp;&nbsp;~&nbsp; Texas  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/obits/tx/obitstx.htm USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project]&nbsp;&nbsp;~&nbsp; Texas  
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/category.aspx?cat=36 Search Tax, Criminal, Land and Wills Records]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Ancestry.com&nbsp; (subscription)  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/category.aspx?cat=36 Search Tax, Criminal, Land and Wills Records]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Ancestry.com&nbsp; (subscription)
  
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==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
*[http://www.publiclibraries.com/texas/tarrant.htm Tarrant County Public Library Addresses and URLs]
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*[http://www.publiclibraries.com/texas/tarrant.htm Tarrant County Public Library Addresses and URLs]  
 
*[http://www.daddezio.com/society/hill/SH-TX-NDX.html Society Hill]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies
 
*[http://www.daddezio.com/society/hill/SH-TX-NDX.html Society Hill]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/tarrant/tarrtoc.htm Tarrant County Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb &nbsp;Archives Project
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/tx/tarrant/tarrtoc.htm Tarrant County Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb &nbsp;Archives Project  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/ Tarrant County TXGenWeb]
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/ Tarrant County TXGenWeb]  
 
*[http://txgenweb.org/ TXGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county.  
 
*[http://txgenweb.org/ TXGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county.  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com Hidden Ancestors]&nbsp; Information on Texas genealogy research as well as genealogy research in general.  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com Hidden Ancestors]&nbsp; Information on Texas genealogy research as well as genealogy research in general.  

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Tarrant County, Texas
Map
Map of Texas highlighting Tarrant County
Location in the state of Texas
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Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 20, 1849
County Seat Fort Worth
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County Courthouse

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History

Tarrant County, Texas is located directly west and is adjacent to Dallas County, Texas  and the largest community in the county today is Fort Worth. The first settlement was in 1841.

Parent County

1849--Tarrant County was created 20 December 1849 from Navarro County. County seat: Fort Worth [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries


Census

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate


Taxation

Vital Records


Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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