Brewster County, Texas
History and Genealogy
1887 - Present
County Coordinator
Jane Colmenares.
Honorable Mention County of the Month February 2009
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Organized in 1887 and carved from Presidio County, Brewster County is the largest
county in the state of Texas. Larger than the state of Connecticut, this county is
situated in the Big Bend area of western Texas. The county seat is Alpine.
The county was named for Henry P. Brewster, Secretary of War.
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