Locating Your Ancestors
(a place to start)

    The genealogy of Milam County is synonymous with the genealogy of early Anglo Texas. Permanent settlement of the land began with the Robertson Colony in the 1830's. Present day Milam County was pretty well defined by 1850 when the census shows the following family names: 
  • Aarons, Adams, Akin, Alexandere, Allen, Alvord, Anderson, Andrews, Appling, Arledge, Arley, Arlward, Arnett,Arnold, Ashley, Avard,

  • Babeng, Bailey, Ballard, Banner, Barre, Banta, Barnes, Barron, Barton, Bary, Bass, Bates, Beal,Beardsley, Beck, Beckham, Bell, Beller, Belles, Bentley, Bethell,Bible,Bingham, Birdeshaw, Bishop, Black, Blackman, Blair, Blankinship, Bleeker, Blevens, Blount, Boeram, Boren, Bowen, Bowles, Boyd, Boyce, Boykin, Brown, Bruce, Bruton, Bryan, Bryant, Buckholtz, Burch, Burks, Burney, Burns, Burris,

  • Caddell, Caine, Caldwell, Callis, Callus,  Campbell, Cantrell, Carr, Carrigan, Carter,  Casey, Cates, Cathey, Cawlfield, Chalk, Chalmers, Chance, Chaplin, Chapman, Cherry, Childers, Chinoworth, Clark, Clary, Cloyes, Colburg, Coleman, Compton, Coney, Cook, Cooper, Corneill, Cornelson, Cox, Crabtree,  Cravy, Crawford, Critchfield, Cross, Cuff, CUllen, Cunningham, Curry,

  • Dameron, Daniel, Danley, Daughaty, Davis, Dawson, Deaton, Degnan, Deitze, DeLong, Dennis, Dobbins, Dobbs, Dodd, Donaldson, Dudley, Duffun, Duggan, Duggins, Dunlap, Duty, 

  • Earle, Earley, Eastland, Edmonds, Edmonson, Edwards, Ehler, Eichelburger, Elam, Elliott, Ellison, England, Enkins, Erath, Eubank, Eubanks,

  • Farley, Farmer, Feraris, Field, Finley, Fisher, Fleming, Fletcher, Flood, Flynn, Fokes, Foote, Franks, French, Fulcher,

  • Gallatin, Gallighan, Galoway, Garrison, Gass, Goss, Gibson, Giddins, Giles, Gilligan, Gilliland, GIvins, Glenn, Good, Goodnight, Grace, Gray, Green, Gregg, Gregory, Griffin, Grinder, Gross, Guinn, Gum,

  • Haber, Haigwood, Halbert, Haldeman, Hall, Hamblin, Hancock, Hardgrave, Harlan, Harman, Harris, Hart, Havens, Haynes, Hearn, Henderson, Herwig, Hill, Hobson, Holman, Holmes, Horton, House, Hubbard, Hubby, Hughes, Hulme, Hunt, Hunter, Hutchins,

  • Illingworth, Isaacs, Ivy,

    Jackson, Jeffries, Jenkins, Johns, Johnson, Jones,

  • Karnes,  Keane, Kell, Keller, Kennedy, Kenney, Kidd, Kinney, Kinsey, Kirk, Knox, Kolb, Kornegay, Kuykindall,

  • Lackey, Lamkins, Langston, Langston, Lasolle, Lawler, Lemons, Leroy, Lester, Lesure, Lewis, Locke, Locklin, London, Long, Lowry,

  • Mackey, Maddon, Madgen, Magness, Mahuron, Mahuvon, Maloney, Marshall, Martin, Mason, Maxwell, McAnulty, McCall, McCanliss, McClure, McCollough, McCorcle, McCormick, McCown, McDaniel, McDermott, McDonald, McElroy, McFaddin, McGary, McGriley, McKany, McKay, McKinney, McKissick, McLanahan, McLean, McLennan, McManny, Meazell, Meek, Menseur, Miles, Miller, Mills, Minear, Mixon, Monroe, Moore, More, Morgan, Morlland, Morrell, Morris, Morrison, Mosier, Moss, Mumford, Murrey, Myers,

  • Naivan, Neal, Neighbours, Nicholas, Niep, Niess, Nolan, Norred, Norrid, Norton,

  • Oakes, O'Day, Odell, Oniel, Overton, Oxsheer,

  • Paine, Painter, Parish, Parker, Patrick Patterson, Peneloza, Pennington, Peppers, Perkins, Petty, Pewett, Pickett, Pierpont, Podinger, Pool, Porter, Potter, Prater, Prewett, Pritchard, Proffit, Puckett, Puett, Purdow,

  • Reed, Reeves, Reid, Reveil, Rhodes, Rice, Richards, Richardson, Riggs, Roberson, Roberts, Robertson, Rodgers, Ross, Rutherford, Ryan,

  • Sagarcia, Salmon, Sampier, Samson, Sanders, Sassinger, Scaggs, Scott, Scratlin, Sealy, Shadburne, Sharp, Sharrod, Shaw, Shelly, Shelton, Shepherd, Sheridan, Sherrod, Shields, Shipman, Shuffield, Silleven, Simms, Simon, Singletary, Slater, Slaughter, Smith, Snead, Snelling, South, Speeble, Speegle, Spillers, St Clair, Staepel, Standifer. Stearn, Stembridge, Stephen, Sterns, Stevens, Stewart, Stickney, Stiles, Stillman, Stokenbury, Stokes, Stone, Stroud, Sullivan,

  • Taylor, Thomas, Thompson, Thorp, Toole, Townsend, Trimmier, Triplett, Trotter, Tucker, Turnam, Turney, Turnham, Tyler,

  • Umfrees,

  • Van Hook, Vancleave, Vandervort, Varner, Voiles,

  • Waits, Waldin, Walker, Wallace, Walsh, Walters, Ward, Warren, Webb, Weeks, Weisbrdt, Welch, West, Westbrook, Wheat, Wheeler, White, Whitney, Wickson, Wiggins, Wilder, Wilkie, Wilkins, Wilkinson, WIllard, WIlliams, Willingham, Willis, Wilson, Wiseley, Wood, Woolcott, Wreem Wyatt,

  • Yarbrough and

  • Zellner.


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