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
1,021
Harris County, TX
730
Bexar County, TX
721
Tarrant County, TX
618
Galveston County, TX
467
Travis County, TX
398
Grayson County, TX
384
McLennan County, TX
381
El Paso County, TX
279
Bell County, TX
215
Ellis County, TX
212
Lamar County, TX
204
Williamson County, TX
203
Fannin County, TX
184
Jefferson County, TX
176
Navarro County, TX
163
Smith County, TX
156
Hill County, TX
152
Hunt County, TX
144
Collin County, TX
142
Cooke County, TX
141
Fayette County, TX
140
Johnson County, TX
137
Kaufman County, TX
135
Denton County, TX
134
Washington County, TX
132
Milam County, TX
119
Limestone County, TX
117
Harrison County, TX
116
Parker County, TX
113
Anderson County, TX
104
Brown County, TX
100
Hays County, TX
97
Montague County, TX
97
Wise County, TX
93
Bosque County, TX
91
Wood County, TX
87
Taylor County, TX
85
Falls County, TX
82
Robertson County, TX
82
Coryell County, TX
81
Colorado County, TX
80
DeWitt County, TX
75
Erath County, TX
74
Red River County, TX
72
Bowie County, TX
70
Cass County, TX
69
Palo Pinto County, TX
68
Lampasas County, TX
67
Montgomery County, TX
67
Nueces County, TX
67
Comanche County, TX
66
Tom Green County, TX
66
Van Zandt County, TX
66
Caldwell County, TX
64
Austin County, TX
63
Brazos County, TX
62
Gonzales County, TX
60
Grimes County, TX
60
Cherokee County, TX
57
Gregg County, TX
56
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
49
Jones County, TX
48
Coleman County, TX
47
Victoria County, TX
47
Burnet County, TX
46
Clay County, TX
46
Guadalupe County, TX
46
Wichita County, TX
46
Rusk County, TX
45
Bee County, TX
42
Callahan County, TX
41
Goliad County, TX
41
Camp County, TX
40
Rockwall County, TX
40
Upshur County, TX
40
Eastland County, TX
39
Nacogdoches County, TX
39
Val Verde County, TX
39
Wilbarger County, TX
39
Hamilton County, TX
38
Potter County, TX
37
Webb County, TX
37
Jackson County, TX
36
Wilson County, TX
36
Hardin County, TX
35
Delta County, TX
34
Hardeman County, TX
34
Henderson County, TX
34
Leon County, TX
34
Tyler County, TX
34
Uvalde County, TX
34
Matagorda County, TX
33
Mills County, TX
33
Walker County, TX
33
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
Donley County, TX
26
Kendall County, TX
26
Medina County, TX
26
Polk County, TX
26
Waller County, TX
26
Marion County, TX
25
San Patricio County, TX
24
Trinity County, TX
24
Morris County, TX
23
Panola County, TX
23
Scurry County, TX
23
Titus County, TX
23
Cameron County, TX
22
Fort Bend County, TX
22
Howard County, TX
22
Liberty County, TX
21
Mason County, TX
21
Young County, TX
21
Runnels County, TX
20
Angelina County, TX
19
Coke County, TX
19
Gillespie County, TX
19
Haskell County, TX
19
Jasper County, TX
19
Madison County, TX
19
Archer County, TX
18
Kerr County, TX
18
Reeves County, TX
18
Wheeler County, TX
18
Midland County, TX
17
Ward County, TX
17
Cook County, IL
16
Deaf Smith County, TX
16
Hall County, TX
16
Menard County, TX
16
Armstrong County, TX
14
Karnes County, TX
14
Knox County, TX
14
Carson County, TX
13
Frio County, TX
13
Hartley County, TX
13
La Salle County, TX
13
Orleans Parish, LA
13
Sutton County, TX
13
Atascosa County, TX
12
Blanco County, TX
12
Stephens County, TX
12
Baylor County, TX
11
Beadle County, SD
11
Collingsworth County, TX
11
Dallam County, TX
11
Hemphill County, TX
11
Kinney County, TX
11
Lubbock County, TX
11
Presidio County, TX
11
Briscoe County, TX
10
Calhoun County, TX
10
Chambers County, TX
10
Fisher County, TX
10
Foard County, TX
10
Gray County, TX
10
Newton County, TX
10
Nolan County, TX
10
Shackelford County, TX
10
Bandera County, TX
9
Childress County, TX
9
Franklin County, TX
9
San Augustine County, TX
9
Sherman County, TX
9
Floyd County, TX
8
Maverick County, TX
8
Refugio County, TX
8
Swisher County, TX
8
Caddo Parish, LA
7
Crockett County, TX
7
Jackson County, MO
7
Lipscomb County, TX
7
Live Oak County, TX
7
Philadelphia County, PA
7
Sabine County, TX
7
Somervell County, TX
7
Hudson County, NJ
6
Kimble 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
Oldham County, TX
5
Randall County, TX
5
Richmond County, NY
5
Sterling County, TX
5
Crosby County, TX
4
Jim Wells County, TX
4
Kalamazoo County, MI
4
Ochiltree County, TX
4
Polk County, IA
4
Bryan County, OK
3
Culberson 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
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
Shelby County, TN
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
Creek County, OK
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
Kleberg County, TX
1
Lafayette County, MO
1
Lake County, CO
1
Larimer County, CO
1
Lauderdale County, MS
1
Lawrence County, MO
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
Queens County, NY
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
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
Willacy County, TX
1
Wilson County, TN
1
Wyandotte County, KS
1
Zavala County, TX
1