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Childress County was created in 1876 and named in honor of George Campbell Childress, lawyer, statesman, and author of the Texas Declaration of Independence.
The city of Childress is the county seat.


Greetings - I'm Vicki Shaffer, your volunteer County Coordinator and responsible for upkeep and additions to these pages. This site  is associated with The TXGenWeb Project and The USGenWeb Project and is dedicated to the posting of "free access" genealogical information on the Internet.
   

    Anyone who desires to contribute to the information contained on these pages or has reference material and willing to do lookups please contact Vicki Shaffer. The TXGenWeb State Coordinator is Shirley Cullen.

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Fly over Childress with your pilot, Colonel Sydney Key!

CEMETERIES  (now over 10,000 burials in Childress Cemetery) CENSUS
COURT FAMILY GROUP SHEETS
HISTORY LANDMARKS
LINKS for CHILDRESS Co. LOOKUPS
MILITARY MISC.
OBITUARIES  (another major update!) PHOTOS
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USGENWEB CHILDRESS ARCHIVES
Murders in North Texas (a new book of stories of murders in N. Texas 1892-1927)

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