Harrison County, Texas

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'''Harrison County, Texas'''
 
'''Harrison County, Texas'''
  
[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193561&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Harrison&columns=*,0,0 FHLC Location Search] reveals that there are Civil case papers and District Court minutes starting from 1841 and 1840 and coming forward to recent times, on multiple reels.  The District Court minutes are evidently indexed, its not clear if the Civil case papers are as well.
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[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193561&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Harrison&columns=*,0,0 FHLC Location Search] reveals that:
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*Civil case papers start from 1841 forward on multiple reels, not clear if these are indexed;
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*District Court minutes start from 1840 forward on multiple reels, indexed;
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*Deeds are complete from 1839, on 21 microfilm reels, indexed by both Grantor and Grantee;
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*Probate records from 1838 forward on 20 reels;
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*Annual tax rolls also exist from 1840 forward but with the proviso "Do not circulate to Family History Centers" (the bastards);
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=255003&disp=Marriage+and+death+notices%2D%2DThe+Texa%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Marriage and Death Notices from the ''Texas Republican'' (Marshall, Texas) 1849-1869];
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=653199&disp=Marriage+records%2C+Harrison+County%2C+T%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Marriage Records of Harrison County, Texas, 1838-1889], includes index.
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==Further reading==
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*[http://www.amazon.com/Southern-Community-Crisis-Harrison-1850-1880/dp/0876110596 ''A Southern Community in Crisis: Harrison County, Texas, 1850-1880"], by Randolph B Campbell.  Texas State Historical Association 1998, 443 pages. ISBN 0876110596
  
 
[[Category:Texas]]
 
[[Category:Texas]]

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