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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Counties

Dallas County, TX
968
Bexar County, TX
689
Harris County, TX
687
Tarrant County, TX
586
Galveston County, TX
457
Travis County, TX
395
Grayson County, TX
375
McLennan County, TX
369
El Paso County, TX
263
Bell County, TX
214
Ellis County, TX
208
Williamson County, TX
203
Lamar County, TX
200
Fannin County, TX
175
Jefferson County, TX
167
Navarro County, TX
159
Smith County, TX
153
Hill County, TX
147
Collin County, TX
141
Hunt County, TX
140
Fayette County, TX
138
Cooke County, TX
137
Kaufman County, TX
134
Denton County, TX
131
Johnson County, TX
131
Washington County, TX
131
Limestone County, TX
117
Milam County, TX
117
Harrison County, TX
115
Parker County, TX
112
Anderson County, TX
99
Brown County, TX
98
Montague County, TX
96
Hays County, TX
94
Wise County, TX
90
Bosque County, TX
89
Wood County, TX
85
Taylor County, TX
83
Falls County, TX
81
Coryell County, TX
80
Robertson County, TX
80
Colorado County, TX
77
DeWitt County, TX
75
Erath County, TX
71
Red River County, TX
70
Cass County, TX
67
Bowie County, TX
66
Comanche County, TX
66
Lampasas County, TX
64
Montgomery County, TX
64
Caldwell County, TX
63
Nueces County, TX
63
Palo Pinto County, TX
63
Van Zandt County, TX
63
Austin County, TX
62
Tom Green County, TX
62
Brazos County, TX
61
Gonzales County, TX
60
Grimes County, TX
59
Cherokee County, TX
56
Gregg County, TX
54
Houston County, TX
53
Lavaca County, TX
53
Bastrop County, TX
52
Hood County, TX
51
Hopkins County, TX
51
Brazoria County, TX
50
Guadalupe County, TX
46
Jones County, TX
46
Victoria County, TX
46
Burnet County, TX
45
Coleman County, TX
45
Freestone County, TX
45
Wharton County, TX
45
Clay County, TX
44
Rusk County, TX
43
Bee County, TX
40
Callahan County, TX
40
Camp County, TX
40
Rockwall County, TX
40
Upshur County, TX
40
Goliad County, TX
39
Nacogdoches County, TX
39
Val Verde County, TX
39
Hamilton County, TX
38
Wichita County, TX
38
Eastland County, TX
37
Wilbarger County, TX
37
Jackson County, TX
36
Potter County, TX
36
Wilson County, TX
36
Hardin County, TX
35
Webb County, TX
35
Tyler County, TX
34
Leon County, TX
33
Walker County, TX
33
Hardeman County, TX
32
Henderson County, TX
32
Mills County, TX
32
Shelby County, TX
32
Uvalde County, TX
32
Llano County, TX
31
Matagorda County, TX
31
Delta County, TX
30
Comal County, TX
29
Mitchell County, TX
29
Burleson County, TX
28
Lee County, TX
28
McCulloch County, TX
28
Orange County, TX
28
Jack County, TX
27
Aransas County, TX
26
Kendall County, TX
26
Medina County, TX
26
San Saba County, TX
26
Marion County, TX
25
Polk County, TX
25
Hale County, TX
24
Waller County, TX
24
Donley County, TX
23
Morris County, TX
23
Panola County, TX
23
San Patricio County, TX
23
Titus County, TX
23
Howard County, TX
22
Trinity County, TX
22
Cameron County, TX
21
Mason County, TX
21
Fort Bend County, TX
20
Liberty County, TX
20
Runnels County, TX
20
Scurry County, TX
20
Coke County, TX
19
Jasper County, TX
19
Madison County, TX
19
Young County, TX
19
Haskell County, TX
18
Kerr County, TX
18
Gillespie County, TX
17
Reeves County, TX
17
Ward County, TX
17
Wheeler County, TX
17
Angelina County, TX
16
Cook County, IL
16
Deaf Smith County, TX
16
Menard County, TX
16
Archer County, TX
15
Midland County, TX
15
Armstrong County, TX
14
Hall County, TX
14
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
Carson County, TX
12
La Salle County, TX
12
Baylor County, TX
11
Beadle County, SD
11
Blanco County, TX
11
Dallam County, TX
11
Kinney County, TX
11
Stephens County, TX
11
Briscoe County, TX
10
Calhoun County, TX
10
Collingsworth County, TX
10
Hemphill County, TX
10
Lubbock County, TX
10
Nolan County, TX
10
Presidio County, TX
10
Shackelford County, TX
10
Bandera County, TX
9
Chambers County, TX
9
Childress County, TX
9
Foard County, TX
9
Franklin County, TX
9
Fisher County, TX
8
Floyd County, TX
8
Newton County, TX
8
Refugio County, TX
8
San Augustine County, TX
8
Caddo Parish, LA
7
Crockett County, TX
7
Gray County, TX
7
Maverick County, TX
7
Philadelphia County, PA
7
Sabine County, TX
7
Somervell County, TX
7
Hudson County, NJ
6
Jackson County, MO
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
Swisher County, TX
6
Allegheny County, PA
5
Brewster County, TX
5
Concho County, TX
5
Lipscomb County, TX
5
Live Oak County, TX
5
Lynn County, TX
5
Martin County, TX
5
Randall County, TX
5
Sherman County, TX
5
Sterling County, TX
5
Cottle County, TX
4
Kalamazoo County, MI
4
Ochiltree County, TX
4
Oldham County, TX
4
Polk County, IA
4
Richmond County, NY
4
Bryan County, OK
3
Crosby County, TX
3
Denver County, CO
3
Dimmit County, TX
3
Gaines County, TX
3
Hansford County, TX
3
Jim Wells 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
Claiborne Parish, LA
2
Culberson County, TX
2
Dickens 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
Huron County, OH
2
Irion County, TX
2
Jefferson County, AL
2
Kent County, TX
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
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
Champaign County, OH
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
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
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, OK
1
Jefferson County, WV
1
Jefferson Parish, LA
1
Jessamine County, KY
1
Johnson County, MO
1
Kane County, IL
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
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