Brooks County Records
Available on Microfilm from Texas A&M University - Kingsville

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OFFICE OF THE COUNTY CLERK

BIRTH RECORD, CURRENT AND DELAYED, 1911-1935
Index: Each volume is individually indexed.
Notes: (a) Only part of the Current and Delayed Birth Record is available at this time. (b) There are two volume 1s in this series.

Reel 2047592
1911-1917 Vol. 1
1917-1928 Vol. 1
1928-1931- Vol. 1A
1931-1933 Vol. 2
1933-1935 Vol. 3 (to page 225)

 

BIRTH RECORD, DELAYED, 1939-1942
Index: For indexes to Delayed Birth Records, request the following reel:
Reel 2047725
1939-1995 Vol. 1 (S-Z)
1952-1995 Vol. 2 (A-Z)
Only part of the birth record index is available at this time.
Notes: (a) Some volumes are also individually indexed.

Reel 2047725
1939-1940 Vol. 1
1940-1942 Vol. 2
1942 Vol. 3 (to page 175)

 

DEATH RECORD, 1911-1971
Index: Each volume is individually indexed.

Reel 2032266
1911-1917 Vol. 1
1917-1928 Vol. 1

Reel 2046831
1928-1934 Vol. 1A
1934-1941 Vol. 2A
1941-1949 Vol. 3(A)
1949-1961 Vol. 3(B)
1961-1969 Vol. 4
1970-1971 Vol. 5

 

DEED RECORD (TRANSCRIBED FROM HIDALGO COUNTY), 1853-1912
Index: For an index to the Deed Record (Transcribed from Hidalgo County), 1853-1912, request Reel 2032265.

 

DEED RECORD (TRANSCRIBED FROM STARR COUNTY), 1848-1902
Index: For an index to the Deed Record (Transcribed from Starr County), 1848-1902, request Reel 2032201.

Reel 2032201
1848-1880 Vol. 1
1879-1885 Vol. 2 (to page 345)

Reel 2032202
1883-1888 Vol. 2 (from page 346)
1882-1894 Vol. 3
1894-1897 Vol. 4 (to page 600)

Reel 2032265
1897-1898 Vol. 4 (from page 600)
1898-1902 Vol. 5

 

DEED RECORD (TRANSCRIBED FROM ZAPATA COUNTY), 1858-1912
Index: For an index to the Deed Record (Transcribed from Zapata County), 1858-1912, request Reel 2032265.

 

DISCHARGE RECORD, 1919-1947
Index: Individually indexed.
Note: Dates listed are file dates; actual event dates are 1918-1941.

Reel 2032265
1919-1947 Vol. 1

 

MARRIAGE RECORD, 1911-1951
Index: For an index to the Marriage Record, 1911-1951, request Reel 2032265.

Reel 2032265
1911-1919 Vol. 1 (to page 203)

Reel 2032266
1919-1927 Vol. 1 (from page 202)
1927-1941 Vol. 2
1941-1951 Vol. 3

 

PROBATE MINUTES, 1911-1937
Index: For an index to the Probate Minutes, 1911-1990, request Reel 2032049.

Reel 2032049
1911-1922 Vol. 1
1922-1931 Vol. 2 (to page 353)

Reel 2032201
1931-1937 Vol. 2 (from page 353)

 

OFFICE OF THE DISTRICT CLERK

DISTRICT COURT CIVIL MINUTES, 1916-1932
Index: The District Court Civil Minutes Index is not available at this time.
Note: Only part of the District Court Civil Minutes is available at this time.

Reel 2047985
1916-1932 Vol. 2

 

OFFICE OF THE JUSTICE OF THE PEACE, PRECINCT #3

DEATH RECORD, 1934-1962
Index: Individually indexed.

Reel 2047592
1934-1962 Vol.1

 

OFFICE OF THE SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS

SCHOLASTIC CENSUS, 1924-1946
Index: Arranged alphabetically by student surname.
Notes: Records are incomplete, some letter groups are missing within some years and some years are missing altogether: (a) A few 1928 and 1930 entries are interfiled with 1929. (b) The As and Bs are missing in 1932. (c) The 1934 As are missing. (d) 1936 entries are sporadic. (e) 1925, 1926, 1927 and 1939 are missing altogether.

Reel 2047985
1924 (A-Z)
1929 (A-G)

Reel 2047986
1929 (H-V)
1931 (A-Z)
1932 (C-Z)

Reel 2048094
1933 (B-Z)
1934 (A-Z)
1935 (A-P)

Reel 2048095
1935 (Q-Z)
1936 (A-W)
1937 (A-Z)
1938 (A-L)

Reel 2048096
1938 (M-Z)
1940 (A-Z)
1941 (A-Z)
1942 (A-C)

Reel 2048097
1942 (D-Z)
1943 (A-Z)
1944 (A-Z)

Reel 2048098
1945 (A-Z)
1946 (A-Z)

 

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