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HOOD COUNTY, TEXAS

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    Hood County History

    Formed in 1866
    Hood County had at various times been part of Robertson, Navarro, McLennan, Johnson, and Erath counties
    Named for John Bell Hood, Confederate lieutenant general, commander of Hood's Texas Brigade.
    Count seat - Granbury
    Hood County Courthouse
    Hood County Courthouse, McKinney, TX
    Hood County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson

    Hood 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 - Granbury
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  • Cresson
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  • Lipan
  • Paluxy
  • Thorp Spring
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  • Hood County TX 1907 Postal Map
    Hood County 1907 Postal Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    Hood County TX 1920s map
    Hood County 1920s Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    Hood County TX 1940s map
    Hood County 1940s Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
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