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CONCHO COUNTY, TEXAS


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    Concho County History

    (from 1936 Texas Centennial Marker)

    CONCHO COUNTY
    Created February 1, 1858
    Organized March 11, 1879.
    Named for the river which the Spaniards called the Concho because of the many shells that they found in it.

    Concho County Courthouse
    Concho County Courthouse
    Concho County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson

    Concho County Town List

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    County Seat - Paint Rock
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  • Eden
  • Eola
  • Loveless ghost town
  • Lowake
  • Millersview
  • Paint Rock County Seat
  • Ruth ghost town

  • TX Concho County 1907 Postal Map
    Concho County 1907 Postal Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Concho County 1920s Map
    Concho County 1920s Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Concho County 1940s Map
    Concho County 1940s Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office

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