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Presidio County Texas

 Presidio County is in the Trans-Pecos region of southwest Texas and is named for the ancient border settlement of Presidio del Norte. Presidio County is triangular in shape and is bounded on the east by Brewster County, on the north by Jeff Davis County, and on the south and west for 135 miles by the Rio Grande and Mexico. Marfa, the county seat, is 190 miles southeast of El Paso and 150 miles southwest of Odessa, Texas.

Presidio County Courthouse photo submitted by Jim Grissom and taken by his father Lester E. Grissom who served in the Calvary during WW1


Hotel Paisano and the Presidio County courthouse
source: wikipedia

 

 CITIES AND MUNICIPALITIES

* Presidio *  Marfa  *  Redford  *  Chinati  *

Ghost Towns

*  Adobes * Candelaria * Casa Piedra * Fort Holland * Lindsey City * Plata * Ruidosa * Shafter * Tinaja

 

 

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Website Updates:
Aug 2017: Death News: WITHROW; Website updated and all pages are mobile friendly
May 2017: County Records: 1900 Fugitives from Justice
Jan 2017: Gossip News: KERR, GILLESPIE, BOOTHS, CROSSON, POOL, ROBINSON, BRITE, BOGEL, MITCHEL, SHULTZE, PULLIAM, HORD, SHIELDS, BRITE, BAILEY, DAVIS, MAHON, SNYDER
Aug 2016: County Records: 1891 Fugitives from Justice
May 2016: County Records: 1916 County Officers
Feb 2016: World War 1 Honor Roll
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* Ojinaga, Chihuahua, Mexico (south)

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