Cameron county texas

Welcome to Cameron County, Texas!

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The goal of this FREE genealogy web site is to help those seeking information about their ancestors who, at one time or another, lived in Cameron County, Texas. Good luck in your search!

elizabeth street, cameron county, tx

"Elizabeth Street," Brownsville, Texas, originally from Harper's Weekly.

Surrounding Texas Counties
Willacy *  Hidalgo
Adjacent Nation
MEXICO | Matamoros, Tamaulipas

Cameron County was created on February 12, 1848 and formed from Nueces County. Cameron County was named for Ewen Cameron, a soldier during the Texas Revolution who was named for Sir Ewen Cameron of Lochiel. The County Seat is Brownsville.

Read more about Cameron County, Texas at The Handbook of Texas Online or at Wikipedia