Place:Sherman, Texas, United States

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NameSherman
Alt namesShermansource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates36.283°N 101.9°W
Located inTexas, United States     (1876 - )
Contained Places
Inhabited place
Brickel
Stevens
Stratford
Texhoma
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Sherman County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, its population was 3,034. Its county seat is Stratford. The county is named for Sidney Sherman who fought in the Texas Revolution.

Though both Sherman County and Sherman, Texas, are named for the same person, the city of Sherman is located in Grayson County, approximately 430 miles to the southeast.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1876 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1889 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1889 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1889 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1889 Probate records recorded 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

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1890 34
1900 104
1910 1,376
1920 1,473
1930 2,314
1940 2,026
1950 2,443
1960 2,605
1970 3,657
1980 3,174
1990 2,858

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