About the Collection

The Texas Patents collection consists of United States patents filed by Texas inventors before 1900. A majority of the patents are for agricultural and industrial applications, such as seeding machines, harvesters, plows, wind and water propellers, and steam engines. Other inventions include timekeepers, remedies, and firearms.



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Dallas County, TX
997
Harris County, TX
716
Bexar County, TX
709
Tarrant County, TX
609
Galveston County, TX
464
Travis County, TX
397
Grayson County, TX
380
McLennan County, TX
376
El Paso County, TX
274
Bell County, TX
215
Ellis County, TX
210
Lamar County, TX
203
Williamson County, TX
203
Fannin County, TX
178
Jefferson County, TX
174
Navarro County, TX
161
Smith County, TX
156
Hill County, TX
150
Collin County, TX
142
Hunt County, TX
142
Fayette County, TX
140
Cooke County, TX
139
Johnson County, TX
135
Kaufman County, TX
135
Denton County, TX
132
Washington County, TX
132
Milam County, TX
119
Limestone County, TX
117
Harrison County, TX
116
Parker County, TX
113
Anderson County, TX
102
Brown County, TX
100
Montague County, TX
97
Hays County, TX
96
Wise County, TX
93
Bosque County, TX
90
Wood County, TX
87
Taylor County, TX
84
Falls County, TX
82
Robertson County, TX
82
Coryell County, TX
81
Colorado County, TX
78
DeWitt County, TX
75
Erath County, TX
73
Red River County, TX
72
Bowie County, TX
69
Cass County, TX
69
Lampasas County, TX
67
Palo Pinto County, TX
67
Comanche County, TX
66
Montgomery County, TX
66
Nueces County, TX
66
Van Zandt County, TX
66
Caldwell County, TX
64
Tom Green County, TX
64
Austin County, TX
62
Brazos County, TX
62
Gonzales County, TX
60
Grimes County, TX
60
Cherokee County, TX
56
Gregg County, TX
55
Houston County, TX
55
Bastrop County, TX
53
Lavaca County, TX
53
Hood County, TX
52
Hopkins County, TX
51
Brazoria County, TX
50
Wharton County, TX
50
Freestone County, TX
48
Jones County, TX
48
Coleman County, TX
47
Victoria County, TX
47
Burnet County, TX
46
Guadalupe County, TX
46
Clay County, TX
44
Rusk County, TX
44
Wichita County, TX
43
Bee County, TX
42
Callahan County, TX
40
Camp County, TX
40
Goliad County, TX
40
Rockwall County, TX
40
Upshur County, TX
40
Nacogdoches County, TX
39
Val Verde County, TX
39
Eastland County, TX
38
Hamilton County, TX
38
Wilbarger County, TX
38
Potter County, TX
37
Jackson County, TX
36
Webb County, TX
36
Wilson County, TX
36
Hardin County, TX
35
Leon County, TX
34
Tyler County, TX
34
Uvalde County, TX
34
Hardeman County, TX
33
Matagorda County, TX
33
Mills County, TX
33
Walker County, TX
33
Delta County, TX
32
Henderson County, TX
32
Shelby County, TX
32
Llano County, TX
31
Mitchell County, TX
30
Comal County, TX
29
McCulloch County, TX
29
Burleson County, TX
28
Jack County, TX
28
Lee County, TX
28
Orange County, TX
28
Hale County, TX
27
San Saba County, TX
27
Aransas County, TX
26
Kendall County, TX
26
Medina County, TX
26
Polk County, TX
26
Donley County, TX
25
Marion County, TX
25
Waller County, TX
25
San Patricio County, TX
24
Morris County, TX
23
Panola County, TX
23
Titus County, TX
23
Trinity County, TX
23
Cameron County, TX
22
Howard County, TX
22
Scurry County, TX
22
Fort Bend County, TX
21
Liberty County, TX
21
Mason County, TX
21
Runnels County, TX
20
Young County, TX
20
Angelina County, TX
19
Coke County, TX
19
Haskell County, TX
19
Jasper County, TX
19
Madison County, TX
19
Archer County, TX
18
Gillespie County, TX
18
Kerr County, TX
18
Reeves County, TX
18
Wheeler County, TX
18
Ward County, TX
17
Cook County, IL
16
Deaf Smith County, TX
16
Menard County, TX
16
Midland County, TX
16
Armstrong County, TX
14
Hall County, TX
14
Carson County, TX
13
Frio County, TX
13
Hartley County, TX
13
Karnes County, TX
13
Knox County, TX
13
Orleans Parish, LA
13
Sutton County, TX
13
Atascosa County, TX
12
Blanco County, TX
12
La Salle County, TX
12
Baylor County, TX
11
Beadle County, SD
11
Collingsworth County, TX
11
Dallam County, TX
11
Kinney County, TX
11
Lubbock County, TX
11
Presidio County, TX
11
Stephens County, TX
11
Briscoe County, TX
10
Calhoun County, TX
10
Foard County, TX
10
Hemphill County, TX
10
Newton County, TX
10
Nolan County, TX
10
Shackelford County, TX
10
Bandera County, TX
9
Chambers County, TX
9
Childress County, TX
9
Franklin County, TX
9
San Augustine County, TX
9
Fisher County, TX
8
Floyd County, TX
8
Gray County, TX
8
Maverick County, TX
8
Refugio County, TX
8
Sherman County, TX
8
Caddo Parish, LA
7
Crockett County, TX
7
Jackson County, MO
7
Live Oak County, TX
7
Philadelphia County, PA
7
Sabine County, TX
7
Somervell County, TX
7
Swisher County, TX
7
Hudson County, NJ
6
Kimble County, TX
6
Lipscomb County, TX
6
Rains County, TX
6
Richland County, IL
6
Roberts County, TX
6
San Jacinto County, TX
6
Starr County, TX
6
Stonewall County, TX
6
Allegheny County, PA
5
Brewster County, TX
5
Concho County, TX
5
Cottle County, TX
5
Lynn County, TX
5
Martin County, TX
5
Randall County, TX
5
Richmond County, NY
5
Sterling County, TX
5
Jim Wells County, TX
4
Kalamazoo County, MI
4
Ochiltree County, TX
4
Oldham County, TX
4
Polk County, IA
4
Bryan County, OK
3
Crosby County, TX
3
Denver County, CO
3
Dickens County, TX
3
Dimmit County, TX
3
Gaines County, TX
3
Hansford County, TX
3
Kent County, TX
3
Los Angeles County, CA
3
McMullen County, TX
3
Schleicher County, TX
3
Winnebago County, IL
3
Woodward County, OK
3
Borden County, TX
2
Calcasieu Parish, LA
2
Champaign County, OH
2
Claiborne Parish, LA
2
Culberson County, TX
2
Dukes County, MA
2
Ector County, TX
2
Eddy County, NM
2
Edwards County, TX
2
Essex County, NJ
2
Fulton County, GA
2
Hamilton County, TN
2
Harvey County, KS
2
Huron County, OH
2
Irion County, TX
2
Jefferson County, AL
2
King County, TX
2
Kingfisher County, OK
2
Kings County, NY
2
Lackawanna County, PA
2
Milwaukee County, WI
2
Mobile County, AL
2
Montgomery County, AL
2
Morgan County, AL
2
Motley County, TX
2
Pecos County, TX
2
Pike County, IL
2
Randolph County, MO
2
Reagan County, TX
2
San Diego County, CA
2
Terrell County, TX
2
Terry County, TX
2
Texas County, OK
2
Yoakum County, TX
2
Adair County, MO
1
Alameda County, CA
1
Allen County, IN
1
Andrews County, TX
1
Bergen County, NJ
1
Bond County, IL
1
Buchanan County, MO
1
Calhoun County, MI
1
Canadian County, OK
1
Carroll County, KY
1
Castro County, TX
1
Cayuga County, NY
1
Cedar County, IA
1
Chenango County, NY
1
Chester County, TN
1
Coal County, OK
1
Cole County, MO
1
Craig County, OK
1
Crawford County, OH
1
Cullman County, AL
1
Dawson County, TX
1
De Soto Parish, LA
1
Deer Lodge County, MT
1
Duval County, TX
1
Essex County, NY
1
Fairfield County, CT
1
Fayette County, KY
1
Franklin County, OH
1
Fresno County, CA
1
Fulton County, IL
1
Garza County, TX
1
Glasscock County, TX
1
Grant County, IN
1
Hartford County, CT
1
Hidalgo County, NM
1
Hidalgo County, TX
1
Holmes County, MS
1
Huerfano County, CO
1
Hutchinson County, TX
1
Independence County, AR
1
Ingham County, MI
1
Jackson County, MS
1
Jefferson County, KY
1
Jefferson County, NY
1
Jefferson County, OK
1
Jefferson County, WV
1
Jefferson Parish, LA
1
Jessamine County, KY
1
Johnson County, MO
1
Kane County, IL
1
Kay County, OK
1
Kenton County, KY
1
Lafayette County, MO
1
Lake County, CO
1
Larimer County, CO
1
Lauderdale County, MS
1
Lenawee County, MI
1
Louisa County, VA
1
Luna County, NM
1
Madison County, AL
1
Mercer County, NJ
1
Monroe County, AR
1
Montgomery County, PA
1
Morris County, NJ
1
Mower County, MN
1
Muskingum County, OH
1
Muskogee County, OK
1
Natchitoches Parish, LA
1
New Haven County, CT
1
New London County, CT
1
New York County, NY
1
Oklahoma County, OK
1
Osage County, KS
1
Peoria County, IL
1
Pima County, AZ
1
Pittsburg County, OK
1
Plymouth County, MA
1
Posey County, IN
1
Poweshiek County, IA
1
Providence County, RI
1
Pueblo County, CO
1
Racine County, WI
1
Rooks County, KS
1
Roosevelt County, NM
1
Salt Lake County, UT
1
Sangamon County, IL
1
Santa Clara County, CA
1
Shelby County, TN
1
Stark County, OH
1
Stone County, MS
1
Suffolk County, MA
1
Throckmorton County, TX
1
Todd County, KY
1
Tulsa County, OK
1
Warren County, IL
1
Warren County, NY
1
Washington County, OK
1
Wayne County, MI
1
Wayne County, MO
1
Wayne County, NY
1
Weber County, UT
1
Wilson County, TN
1
Wyandotte County, KS
1
Zavala County, TX
1