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PARKER COUNTY, TEXAS

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    Parker County History

    PARKER COUNTY
    Created in 1855
    Organized in 1856
    Named for Isaac Parker, a state legislator who introduced the bill that established the county in 1855
    County seat - Weatherford
    Parker County is included in the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area.

    Parker County Courthouse
    Parker County Courthouse
    Parker County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson

    Parker 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 - Weatherford  
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  • Aledo
  • Annetta
  • Annetta North
  • Annetta South
  • Azle
  • Brock
  • Buckner
  • Carter ghost town
  • Cool
  • Dennis
  • Dicey
  • Garner
  • Greenwood
  • Hiner
  • Millsap
  • Newberry
  • Peaster
  • Poe Prairie ghost town
  • Poolville
  • Springtown
  • Toto ghost town
  • Weatherford county seat
  • Whitt ghost town
  • Parker County Texas 1907 map
    Parker County 1907 Postal Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    Parker County Texas 1920s map
    Parker County 1920s Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    Parker County Texas 1940s map
    Parker County 1940s Map
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
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