Place:Martin, Texas, United States

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NameMartin
Alt namesMartinsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates32.3°N 101.95°W
Located inTexas, United States     (1876 - )
See alsoBexar, Texas, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
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Martin County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, its population was 4,799. Its seat is Stanton. The county is named for Wylie Martin, an early settler. Martin County is one of 30 prohibition, or entirely dry, counties in the state of Texas.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1876 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1880 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1880 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1885 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1885 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1885 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1885 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1903 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1880 12
1890 264
1900 332
1910 1,549
1920 1,146
1930 5,785
1940 5,556
1950 5,541
1960 5,068
1970 4,774
1980 4,684
1990 4,956

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