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The following are useful links for historical and genealogical research:

Government, Library & University Sites

Archive Information (how to borrow microfilm from Texas State Library)
Bureau of Land Management
Clayton Library for Genealogical Research, Houston
Frio County "Official Web Site"
Historic and Current Maps - UT Austin
Historic Maps Collection - UT Arlington
Houston Public Library (Includes search on books at Clayton)
Institute of Texan Cultures

Library of Congress

Making of America Collection

San Antonio Main Library Web Site (Genealogy Dept. located at 600 Soledad St - 6th floor)

Texas A & M University Library Catalog

Texas State Library - Genealogy

The Handbook of Texas (Great Site....a must see!!!)
The University of Texas

U. S. Census Bureau Tiger Mapping Service

Vital Records (How to obtain for Frio & other Texas Counties)

International Sites

A Guide to Hispanic Genealogy
El Mesteņo- Mexican American Cultural Heritage in South Texas
Hispanic Genealogy Sites
MexicoGenWeb Project  
The Genealogy of Mexico

Genealogy Search Sites

Deaths Inquiry (1964 - 1999) 3,051 Frio Deaths
Family Search
Family Tree Maker Search
Genealogy Portal



Obituary Search
Rootsweb Searchable Database
Social Security Death Index
Surname Helper
Surname Site
Surname Web
Texas Births 1926-1995
USGenWeb Archives Search

Additional History & Genealogy Sites

2nd Texas Cavalry, Company K (some Frio Co. residents were assigned to this CSA unit)
Census Online
Coats of Arms
Cousin Calculator
Cyndi's List for Texas
Deciphering Old Handwriting
Dilley HS Alumni Registration (Register and see the over 220 listed)  
Ft Sam Houston Nat'l Cemetery Grave Locator (over 98,000 graves)
Helm's Genealogy Toolbox
Landmarks & Vanished Communities
Locating "Unmarked" Graves by Probing
Old Diseases & Vocations
Pearsall Chamber of Commerce  
Pearsall High School  
Pearsall HS Alumni Registration (Register and see the over 700 listed)  
Obituaries (San Antonio Express & News - last 10 days)
San Antonio News Archives (Search Engine)
San Antonio Nat'l Cemetery Grave Locator (over 3,200 graves)  
Texas Birth Records
Texas Marriage Records
Texas Death Records
The Six Flags of Texas
World War I Draft Registration Data