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Hunt County, Texas
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Hunt County, Texas Facts

When was Hunt County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on April 11, 1846  from Fannin County and Nacogdoches County.

What is the County Seat of Hunt County, TX?
The County Seat is located in Greenville also, the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Hunt County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Fannin CountyDelta CountyHopkins CountyRains CountyVan Zandt CountyKaufman CountyRockwall CountyCollin County.

Hunt County, TX Census Records

What Hunt County, TX census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Hunt County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1850186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Hunt Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Hunt Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Hunt Co. Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. The Slave Schedules exist for 1850 & 1860.

Another census resource is the Texas, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index from 1820-1890. One can find free online and printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Texas Census Records Research Guide.

Hunt County, TX Courthouse and Government Records

Hunt County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Hunt County Courthouse?
The below facts shows exactly what death, marriage, birth, property, wills, and court records are typically in Hunt County. The years listed below are the first noted records with this county. See Also Texas Courthouse Records Research Guide.

Hunt County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Hunt County, TX?
A list of Hunt County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Texas Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.

Where can I connect with other Hunt County, TX Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Hunt County, TX?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Hunt County.

Hunt Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Hunt Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Hunt Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Hunt Co. TX General and History Websites

Hunt Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Hunt Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Hunt Co. TX Military Records