Place:Parmer, Texas, United States

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NameParmer
Alt namesParmersource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates34.533°N 102.8°W
Located inTexas, United States     (1876 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Parmer County is a county located in the southwestern Texas Panhandle on the high plains of the Llano Estacado in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 10,269. The county seat is Farwell. The county is named in honor of Martin Parmer, a signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence and early judge. Parmer 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
1890 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1890 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
1907 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1907 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1907 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1907 Probate 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
1890 7
1900 34
1910 1,555
1920 1,699
1930 5,869
1940 5,890
1950 5,787
1960 9,583
1970 10,509
1980 11,038
1990 9,863

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