Galveston County (Tex.)

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Galveston County (Tex.)

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Located on Galveston Bay, part of the Gulf of Mexico, the county was named for a Spanish governor of the Louisiana Territory and supporter of the American Revolution, Bernardo de Gálvez. The county seat is also named Galveston.

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1838

Identifier

USGS GNIS ID: 1383869
U.S. Census code: 99167

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