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KINNEY COUNTY, TEXAS

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    Kinney County History

    1036 Texas Centennial Marker:

    KINNEY COUNTY
    FORMED FROM BEXAR COUNTY
    CREATED JANUARY 28, 1850
    RECREATED FEBRUARY 2, 1856 ORGANIZED DECEMBER 3, 1869
    NAMED IN HONOR OF HENRY L. KINNEY 1813-1861
    FOUNDER OF CORPUS CHRISTI
    MEMBER OF THE FIRST STATE CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION
    BRACKETTVILLE, COUNTY SEAT
    A LEADING WOOL AND MOHAIR PRODUCING COUNTY

    Kinney County Courthouse
    Kinney  County Courthouse
    Kinney County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson

    Kinney County Town List

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