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NAVARRO COUNTY, TEXAS

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    Navarro County History

    1936 Centennial Marker:

    NAVARRO COUNTY
    Formed from Robertson County.
    Created April 25, 1846;
    Oorganized July 13, 1846.
    Named in honor of Jose Antonio Navarro, 1795-1871, soldier, patriot and statesman, signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence. Member of the Texas Congress 1838. Commissioner on the Santa Fe Expedition, delegate in 1845 to the Constitutional Convention.
    County seat, Corsicana.

    Navarro County Courthouse
    TX - Navarro County Courthouse
    Navarro County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson

    Navarro 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
    - Corsicana
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  • Alligator School House
  • Babylon ghost town
  • Barry
  • Birdston ghost town
  • Blooming Grove
  • Chatfield
  • Corbet
  • Corsicana County Seat
  • Currie
  • Dawson
  • Dresden
  • Emhouse
  • Emmett
  • Eureka
  • Frost
  • Hester
  • Jester ghost town
  • Kerens
  • Orphan’s Home
  • Pansy ghost town
  • Pelham
  • Purdon
  • Raleigh
  • Rice
  • Rural Shade
  • Rush Creek ghost town
  • Streetman
  • Timothy

  • TX Navarro County 1907 Postal Map
    From 1907 Texas state map #2090 showing Navarro County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Navarro County 1920s Map
    From 1920 Texas state map #10749 showing Navarro County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Navarro County 1940s Map
    From 1940 Texas state map #4335 showing Navarro County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office

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