Tarrant County TXGenWeb

Links to Texas Websites
containing genealogical or historical information.

 

The TxGenWeb Project

The USGenWeb Census Project for Texas

This site contains information about where to obtain Texas vital records.

Texas State Library and Archives - Confederate Pensions Search

The Handbook of Texas Online

Lone Star Junction - Read about the people and events of Texas history.

Texas State Library and Archives - Various county records available on microfilm, but not Tarrant.

Texas State Library and Archives - Service Record Index

Texas State Library and Archives - Texas Treasures - An online exhibit of historical artifacts and documents.

Genealogy Resources Available at the Texas State Library and Archives

Texas Military Forces Museum

The Texas Department of State Health Services, (formerly the Bureau of Vital Statistics) - This official website provides access to: Birth and Death Records, Heirloom Birth Certificates, Marriage and Divorce Records, Paternity Suit records, Central Adoption Registry, Health Statistics and more.  - Must see!

Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum - This Official Web Site offers detailed information, history and lore about the Texas Rangers law enforcement agency, founded in 1823 by Stephen F. Austin.

Life histories from Texas out of the American Life Histories, Manuscripts from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936-1940, a WPA project. On the American Memory website of the Library of Congress.

Historical Collections for the National Digital Library On the American Memory website of the Library of Congress.

The Texas Historic Sites Atlas on the Texas Historical Commission's website.

Official website for the State of Texas

Texas Dept. of Transportation - County Highway Maps

The Political Graveyard - The Web Site That Tells Where the Dead Politicians are Buried. The link points to politicians who were born or died in Texas, but the website covers the entire nation.

Books We Own is a list of resources owned/accessed by ROOTS-L mailing list members and others who are willing to look up genealogical information and e-mail or snail mail it to others who request it. (Link points to their Texas books.)

Vitalsearch-tx.com - Provides links to find various Texas Vital Records

The Fort Tours website contains vast information about the Forts across Texas and events surrounding them.

Texas Online website. A variety of information can be found here.

Freedmans Bureau Online - The best Black History on the Internet. If your ancestors were slaves or had slaves you may wish to check out this site.

The General Land Office for the State of Texas has placed it's Land Grant Database on-line.  - Must see!

History of the Lone Star State, TEXAS - Tons of great historical Texas links.

Peace Officers Memorial Foundation of Texas - Honoring all Texas law enforcemenet and corrections officers that have been killed in the line of duty.

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