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Revision as of 17:46, 13 October 2009

United StatesTexasCounties W > Williamson County

County Courthouse


The first Anglo-American settlement was in 1835 and was known as Tumlinson Fort.

Parent County

1848--Williamson County was created 13 March 1848 fromMilam County. County seat: Georgetown [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties



Much of the interment information for cemeteries in Williamson County, Texas has been digitized and can be accessed courtesy of the Williamson County Historical Commission via links to several lists contained on their Cemeteries in Williamson County, Texas page.




Local Histories

See the Histories page at the Williamson County Historical Commission.


Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site





Vital Records

  • Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998 [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.
  • Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]
    Name index and images of statewide death certificates, 1890-1976. The name index has been created by FamilySearch and is tied to images of the Texas death certificates. Few certificates are available prior to 1903.

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

  • TEXAS GenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the county


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