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TERRELL COUNTY, TEXAS

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    Terrell County History

    1936 Texas Centennial Marker:

    TERRELL COUNTY
    Formed from Pecos County.
    Created April 8,1905, organized September 19, 1905.
    Named in honor of Alexander Watkins Terrell 1827-1912. A distinguished officer in the confederate army member of the Texas legislature for sixteen years. Sanderson, the County Seat.

    Terrell County Courthouse
    Texas Terrell County Courthouse
    Terrell County Courthouse in 1939
    Photo courtesy TXDoT

    Terrell 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 - Sanderson
    Area Hotels - Fort Stockton Hotels
  • Cedar Station ghost town
  • Dryden ghost town
  • Sanderson County seat

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

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