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MADISON COUNTY, TEXAS

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    Madison County History

    1936 Texas Centennial Marker:

    MADISON COUNTY
    Formed from Grimes, Walker, and Leon counties.
    Created January 21, 1853 and organized April 4, 1853.
    Named in honor of James Madison 1751-1836, "Father of the Constitution," fourth president of the United States.
    County seat, Madisonville.
    Madison County Courthouse
    Madison County Courthouse TX
    Madison County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson

    Madison 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 - Madisonville
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  • Hollis ghost town
  • Jozye
  • Madisonville County seat
  • Mecca ghost town
  • North Zulch
  • Trinidad
  • Zulch ghost town
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    TX Madison County 1907 Postal Map
    Madison County 1907 Postal Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Madison County 1920s Map
    Madison County 1920s Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Madison County 1940s Map
    Madison County 1940s Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
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