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    Eastland County History

    1936 Texas Centennial Marker - on U.S. 80:

    EASTLAND COUNTY
    Formed from Young and Bexar Territories;
    Created February 1, 1858; Organized December 2, 1873;
    Named in honor of Captain William Mosby Eastland 1806-1843;
    Hero of San Jacinto;
    Member of the Mier Expedition who drew the first black bean at Salado, Mexico and was executed, on March 25, 1843;
    Eastland , the county seat.

    Eastland County Courthouse
    Texas Eastland County Courthouse
    Eastland County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson

    Eastland County Town List

    Cities, Towns & Ghost Towns: History, attractions, landmarks, architecture, monuments, museums, cemeteries, bridges, parks, vintage & contemporary images, area destinations, hotels, and forum.

    County Seat - Eastland
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  • Cisco
  • Desdemona ghost town
  • Eastland County Seat
  • Gorman
  • Jewel ghost town
  • Kokomo
  • Nimrod
  • Okra
  • Olden
  • Pioneer
  • Ranger
  • Rising Star
  • Romney
  • Scranton
  • TX Eastland County 1882 Map
    1882 Eastland County Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Eastland County 1907 Postal Map
    Eastland County 1907 Postal Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Coryell County 1920s Map
    Eastland County 1920s Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
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