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Created in 1876 from
Bexar County, it was named in honor of John Hemphill, the first
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Texas.
It is situated one county south of the extreme
northeast limit of the State on the northand joins the Indian
Territory on the east, and is in what is known as the Panhandle of
Two battles of the Red River
War of 1875-1876, the Battle of Lyman's Wagon Train and the Battle
of Buffalo Wallow, took place in September 1874, in what
would become Hemphill County.
first rodeo of Texas took place in Christian on July 4,
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Hemphill County Online Data
Family Bibles and
News /Community: T.J.
White,T.G. James,The Glazier
Blasingame,Freeman and Eubanks,Miss Lois Crist,Mr. and
Mrs. Roy Hawley,Mrs. Frank Corbige,Mr. Groendyke,Mrs.
Mr. and Mrs. G.A. Robbins,Jack
Stone,Floyd Sevey,News/Fires, Accidents and
Calamaties,1917 Glazier Mill &
Elevator,1910 Glazier Fire,Alice
caught,Jim Harbolt caught,C.H. McPhail caught,Sheriff
- August 2014: Obit:
- July 2014: Obit: MATHEWS -
Transcribed by FoFGmz; Obit: BENTLEY -
Transcribed by Vicki Bryan;
- Obit: CUSSEN, LEE, PORTER -
Transcribed by Camellia; 1890 Veterans Schedule -
Transcribed by Vicki Bryan
- June 2014: History of County Name - Transcribed by
Jan 2014: Bio for
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