Difference between revisions of "Wilson County, Texas Genealogy"

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'''1860--'''Wilson County was created and organized 13 February 1860 from Bexar and Karnes Counties. '''County seat:''' Floresville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1860--'''Wilson County was created and organized 13 February 1860 from [[Bexar_County,_Texas|Bexar]] and [[Karnes_County,_Texas|Karnes]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Floresville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 02:08, 12 December 2008

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County Courthouse

History

The county was unofficially renamed Cibolo in 1869, but the name was never officially adopted. The first settlement began before 1830 when Francisco Flores de Abreyo established his hacienda in the area near present-day Floresville.

Parent County

1860--Wilson County was created and organized 13 February 1860 from Bexar and Karnes Counties. County seat: Floresville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

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Military

Newspapers

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Societies and Libraries

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References

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