Place:Newton, Texas, United States

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NameNewton
Alt namesNewtonsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates30.767°N 93.767°W
Located inTexas, United States     (1846 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Newton County is the easternmost county in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, its population was 14,445. Its county seat is Newton. Newton county is named for John Newton, a veteran of the American Revolutionary War. As of 2000, it had the second lowest population density for all counties in East Texas, behind only Red River County, and the lowest population density in Deep East Texas.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1846 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1846 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1846 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1846 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1846 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1850 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1850 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
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
1850 1,689
1860 3,119
1870 2,187
1880 4,359
1890 4,650
1900 7,282
1910 10,850
1920 12,196
1930 12,524
1940 13,700
1950 10,832
1960 10,372
1970 11,657
1980 13,254
1990 13,569

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