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Smith County TexasFounded in July 1846, from Nacogdoches
Named for James Smith, a commander of the militia called into service in 1844 to quell the disturbances between the Regulators and Moderators. [Source: "A Pictorial History of Texas ..." By Homer S. Thrall, N.D. Thompson Publishing Co, 1885]
The County Seat is Tyler
Photo by Billy Hathorn CC BY-SA 3.0SMITH COUNTY COURTHOUSE
CITIES, TOWNS, AND POPULATED PLACES
* Arp * Bascom * Bullard * Flint * Gresham * Hideaway * New Chapel Hill * Noonday * Lindale * Owentown * Red Springs * Starrville * Swan * Tyler * Troup * Whitehouse * Winona * Bascom * Carroll * Chapel Hill * Copeland * Elberta * Flint * Garden Valley * Gresham * Jamestown * Lanes Chapel * * Midway * Mount Sylvan * New Hope * Owentown * Pine Springs * Red Springs * Shadygrove * Starrville * Swan * Teaselville * Thedford *
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Online Data FamilyRecords MiscellaneousData SchoolRecords Wills/Probate Records Website Updates:
Apr 2018: Death News: CLARKFeb 2018: Crime News: GLASS; Sick List News: REDWINEDec 2017: Death News: AYERS, Website updated and pages are mobile friendlyJun 2017: County Records: 1900 Fugitives from JusticeFeb 2017: Calamity News: boiler explosion; Death News: DEAN
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