Best Answer

In 1935 the Texas Rangers were created Texas thought they needed a department of safety so they created the Texas rangers

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2011-04-27 06:14:25
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

US Civil War

20 cards

Why were poll taxes created

What is a graduated income tax

What sparked the beginning of the Civil War

When Abraham Lincoln was elected president what was the result for the southern states

See all cards
133 Reviews

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: When were the Texas Rangers created?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Continue Learning about U.S. History

What did Mexicans call the Texas rangers?

The Mexicans called the Texas Rangers "Los Diablos Tejanos", which means Texan Devils in engllish.

How did the Dallas Cowboys get its name?

There was another sports team in Dallas with the name Dallas Rangers which in the 60's that is what the team was called. The owners called them Dallas Cowboys to avoid confusion. It's Texas. There used to be cowboys. Originally they were slated to be known as the Rangers but a local minor league baseball team was already using the name Rangers and the front office did not want to create any confusion so they went with a common Texas dweller, COWBOYS.

What MLB team used to be named the Washington Senators?

There were two Washington Senators baseball teams. The first Washington Senators existed between 1901 -1960 then moved to Minnesota and became the Minnesota Twins.Another Washington Senators team was established in 1961 to replace the franchise that moved to Minnesota. This Washington Senators team moved to Texas, and in 1972 became the Texas Rangers.

Where was the republic of fredonia?

The Republic of Fredonia is no longer existent. A group of Anglo Texas settlers created the makeshift country in an attempt to secede from Mexico in 1826. It was in Nacogdoches, Texas. The rebellion was put down by Mexican troops a year later.

Where was Cynthia Ann Parker born?

Cynthia Ann Parker was born in Illinois but was captured by Comanches when she was about eight years old. She was adopted into the tribe. She later married Peta Nocona and had three children. The Texas Rangers found her and returned her to white family.

Related questions

When was Tales of the Texas Rangers created?

Tales of the Texas Rangers was created in 1955.

When was Texas Rangers Hall of Fame created?

Texas Rangers Hall of Fame was created in 2003.

When was King of the Texas Rangers created?

King of the Texas Rangers was created on 1941-10-04.

When was Texas Rangers - film - created?

Texas Rangers - film - was created on 2001-11-30.

What Texan created the Texas Rangers?

In 1823 Texan Stephen F. Austin formed the Texas Rangers. He organized the Rangers into two companies for the common defense of Texas. Later in US history the Rangers gained fame as an elite law enforcement group.

Who is better the Yankees or the Texas rangers?

The Texas Rangers

Where do the Texas Rangers come from in Texas?

The Texas Ranger's ballpark is in Arlington Texas and the Texas are referred to the Texas Rangers as Cops

What city do the Texas rangers play in?

The Texas Rangers stadium is located in Arlington, Texas.

Why is the Texas rangers mascot a horse?

Texas rangers rode horses

How much are the Texas Rangers worth?

According to an article on, the Texas Rangers are valued at $365 million as of April, 2007.The Texas Rangers were and still are a law enforcement division whose jurisdiction is the entire state of Texas. They were created in 1823 and are officially the oldest law enforcement body in the US.

Why are the Texas rangers called by that name?

The Texas Rangers are called that because it is apart of Texas History.

How did the Texas Rangers originate?

The Texas Rangers originated in 1961 in Washington, D.C. as the Senators. They moved to Arlington, Texas in 1972 and became the Rangers.

People also asked