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FORT BEND COUNTY, TEXAS

Fort Bend County Topics

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  •  TX Fort Bend County location

    Fort Bend County History

    Founded in 1837
    Organized in 1838
    Named for a blockhouse at a bend of the Brazos River
    County seat - Richmond
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    Fort Bend County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson

    Fort Bend 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 - Richmond
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  • Arcola
  • Beasley
  • Booth
  • Diddy Wa Diddy
  • Fresno
  • Fulshear
  • Guy
  • Juliff ghost town
  • Kendleton
  • Needville
  • Orchard
  • Pleak
  • Powell Point
  • Richmond County Seat
  • Rosenberg
  • Simonton
  • Thompsons
  • TX  Fort Bend County 1907 Postal Map
    Fort Bend County TX 1907 Postal Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    Fort Bend  County Texas 1920s map
    Fort Bend County TX 1920s Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    Fort Bend  County Texas 1940s map
    Fort Bend County TX 1940s Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office

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