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*[http://teafor2.com/JohnsonStation.htm Johnson Station Cemetery]  Alphabetical listing with grave marker photos  
 
*[http://teafor2.com/JohnsonStation.htm Johnson Station Cemetery]  Alphabetical listing with grave marker photos  
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*[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  
 
*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/tx/ African American Cemeteries Online] ~ Partial index/transcriptions of African American cemeteries  
 
*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/tx/ African American Cemeteries Online] ~ Partial index/transcriptions of African American cemeteries  
*[http://www.texasescapes.com/DEPARTMENTS/Grave_Thoughts/TexasCemeteries.htm Texas Escapes] Listing of Texas cemeteries with transcriptions and lots of pictures.  
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*[http://www.texasescapes.com/DEPARTMENTS/Grave_Thoughts/TexasCemeteries.htm Texas Escapes] Listing of Texas cemeteries with transcriptions and lots of pictures.
  
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=102755 Hudson Cemetery, Mansfield] BillionGraves
 
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=103300 Oak Grove Cemetery, Rendon] BillionGraves  
 
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=103300 Oak Grove Cemetery, Rendon] BillionGraves  
 
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=104124 Walnut Creek Cemetery, Rendon] BillionGraves
 
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=104124 Walnut Creek Cemetery, Rendon] BillionGraves

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

Individual cemeteries:


Census

Church

Court

Directories

Fold3.com ($) has Dallas City Directories 1878-1823 (8 yrs. missing) available online.

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
Deaths
  • Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 (FamilySearch) - The name index was created by FamilySearch and is tied to images of the Texas death certificates. Few certificates are available prior to 1903 and in many counties prior to 1910. Fold3.com also has Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 ($) available online.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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