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KENDALL COUNTY, TEXAS


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    Kendall County History

    (from 1936 Texas Centennial Marker)

    KENDALL COUNTY
    Created January 10, 1862
    Oorganized February 18, 1862.
    Named in honor of George Wilkins Kendall, 1809-1867; poet, journalist, author and farmer. One of the founders of the New Orleans Picayune; member of the Santa Fe Expedition; most successful sheep raiser in the Southwest
    Boerne, the county seat

    Kendall County Courthouse
    Kendall County Courthouse
    Kendall County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson

    Kendall 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 - Boerne
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  • Bankersmith ghost town
  • Bergheim
  • Boerne county seat
  • Comfort
  • Kendalia
  • Sisterdale
  • Waring
  • Welfare ghost town

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

    Kendall County Centennial Marker
    TX - Kendall County marker

    At San Antonio and Watts, E of Main Street, Boerne
    Photo courtesy Sarah Reveley


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