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OFFICE OF THE COUNTY CLERK

COMMISSIONERS COURT MINUTES, 1851-1908

Reel 985706
1851-1858 Vol. 1A

Reel 985707
1852-1869
1872-1887 Vol. 1

Reel 985708
1887-1897 Vol. 2
1897-1908 Vol. 3

 

COUNTY COURT CIVIL MINUTES, 1876-1913
Index: For an index to Volumes A-D of the Civil Minutes request Reel 985705.

Reel 985705
1876-1885 Vol. A
1885-1887 Vol. B

Reel 985706
1897-1913 Vol. C

 

DEATH CERTIFICATES, 1932-1967
Notes: (a) Certificate numbers were located in the top right hand corner of the certificate. (b) Volumes 1 and 2 were a Death Register. Many register entries were backed up by a certificate; however, some certificates were lost and the register was the only record in the county. (c) Some delayed certificates were interfiled with the current certificates.

Reel 1846062
1932-1934 Vol. 1 (#1-400)
1934 Vol. 2 (#401-500)

Reel 1846063
1934-1935 Vol. 2 (#501-799)
1935-1936 Vol. 3 (#800-1200)
1936-1937 Vol. 4 (#1201-1600)
1937 Vol. 5 (#1601-2000)
1937-1939 Vol. 6 (#2001-2400)
1939 Vol. 7 (#2401-2700)

Reel 1846230
1939-1940 Vol. 7 (#2700-2840)
1939-1940 Vol. 8 (#2841-3110)
1940-1941 Vol. 9 (#3111-3350)
1941-1942 Vol. 10 (#3351-3650)
1942-1943 Vol. 11 (#3651-4000)
1943-1944 Vol. 12 (#4001-4320)
1944-1945 Vol. 13 (#4321-4640)
1945 Vol. 14 (#4641-4800)

Reel 1846231
1945-1946 Vol. 14 (#4800-4970)
1946-1947 Vol. 15 (#4971-5300)
1947-1948 Vol. 16 (#5301-5630)
1948-1949 Vol. 17 (#5631-5945)
1949 Vol. 18 (#5946-6260)
1949-1950 Vol. 19 (#6261-6575)
1950-1951 Vol. 20 (#6576-6890)

Reel 1846232
1951-1952 Vol. 21 (#6891-7205)
1952-1953 Vol. 22 (#7206-7520)
1953-1954 Vol. 23 (#7521-7835)
1954-1955 Vol. 24 (#7836 8149)
1955-1956 Vol. 25 (#8151-8469)
1955-1957 Vol. 26 (#8470-8789)
1956-1957 Vol. 27 (#8790-8950)

Reel 1846233
1957 Vol. 27 (#8950-9109)
1957-1958 Vol. 28 (#9110-9429)
1958-1959 Vol. 29 (#9430-9749)
1959-1960 Vol. 30 (#9750-10069)
1960-1961 Vol. 31 (#10070-10379)
1961-1962 Vol. 32 (#10380-10699)
1962-1963 Vol. 33 (#10700-10925)

Reel 1846234
1962-1963 Vol. 33 (#10925-11009)
1963 Vol. 34 (#11010-11329)
1963-1964 Vol. 35 (#11330-11649)
1964-1965 Vol. 36 (#11650-11959)
1965-1966 Vol. 37 (#11960-12269)
1965-1966 Vol. 38 (#12270-12610)
1966-1967 Vol. 39 (#12611-12929)

 

DEATH RECORD, 1928-1942
Notes: (a) Some delayed records were interfiled with current records in some volumes. (b) Only part of Volume 1B is available at this time.

Reel 1846062
1928-1930 Vol. 1B (from page 185)
1919-1934 Vol. 3
1920-1942 Vol. D1

 

DEATH RECORD (JUSTICE OF THE PEACE), 1928-1932
Index: Individually indexed and also some entries were indexed in the general index.
Note: Arranged alphabetically although some records were out of place.

Reel 1846062
1928-1932

 

DEATH RECORD (DELAYED), 1911; 1915; 1918

Reel 1862530
1911-1918 Vol. 1 (only three items)

 

DEED OF TRUST RECORD, 1872-1887
Index: For an index to the Deed of Trust Record, 1855-1911, request Reel 985635.

Reel 985636
1872-1875 Vol. K
1875-1877 Vol. L

Reel 985637
1877-1878 Vol. N
1878-1880 Vol. O

Reel 985638
1880-1884 Vol. P
1884-1887 Vol. Q

 

DEED RECORD, 1850-1904
Index: For indexes to the Deed Record request the following reels:
Reel 985621
1835-1893 Direct
Reel 985622
1835-1893 Reverse
Reel 1839633
1892-1902 Direct, A-V
Reel 1839634
1892-1902 Direct, W-Z
Reel 1839633
1892-1902 Reverse, A-K
Reel 1839634
1892-1902 Reverse, L-Z
Notes: (a) Vol. 22 was blank and it was not filmed. (b) Vol. 24 contains maps and plats as well as deeds.

Reel 985623
1850-1853 Vol. A
1853-1857 Vol. B

Reel 985624
1853-1856 Vol. C
1856-1860 Vol. D

Reel 985625
1856-1859 Vol. E
1860-1867 Vol. F

Reel 985626
1867-1869 Vol. G
1869-1870 Vol. H

Reel 985627
1870-1870 Vol. I
1870-1871 Vol. J
1872-1873 Vol. K

Reel 985628
1874-1876 Vol. L
1876-1877 Vol. M

Reel 985629
1877-1878 Vol. N
1878-1879 Vol. O

Reel 985630
1879-1881 Vol. P
1880-1882 Vol. Q

Reel 985631
1882-1883 Vol. R
1882-1883 Vol. S

Reel 985632
1883-1884 Vol. T

Reel 985633
1884-1885 Vol. U
1885-1886 Vol. V

Reel 985634
1886-1886 Vol. W

Reel 1839634
1886-1887 Vol. X
1887 Vol. Y (to page 235)

Reel 1839635
1887-1888 Vol. Y (from page 234)
1888-1889 Vol. Z
1889 Vol. 1 (to page 537)

Reel 1839636
1889 Vol. 1 (from page 536)
1889-1890 Vol. 2
1890 Vol. 3
1890-1891 Vol. 4 (to page 201)

Reel 1839809
1891-1893 Vol. 4 (from page 200)
1890-1891 Vol. 5
1891-1893 Vol. 6 (to page 541)

Reel 1839810
1892-1893 Vol. 6 (from page 540)
1891-1893 Vol. 7
1893-1894 Vol. 8
1893 Vol. 9 (to page 301)

Reel 1839811
1893-1894 Vol. 9 (from page 300)
1894-1895 Vol. 10
1894-1895 Vol. 11 (to page 513)

Reel 1839812
1895 Vol. 11 (from page 513)
1895-1896 Vol. 12
1895-1896 Vol. 13
1895-1896 Vol. 14 (to page 275)

Reel 1839813
1896-1897 Vol. 14 (from page 274)
1896-1897 Vol. 15
1896-1899 Vol. 16

Reel 1839814
1897 Vol. 17
1897-1898 Vol. 18
1897-1898 Vol. 19 (to page 321)

Reel 1839815
1898-1899 Vol. 19 from page 320)
1898-1900 Vol. 20
1900-1901 Vol. 21
1898, 1900-1901 Vol. 23 (to page 101)

Reel 1839816
1901 Vol. 23 from page 100)
1898-1901 Vol. 24
1898-1899 Vol. 25
1899-1901 Vol. 26
1899-1904 Vol. 27
1899-1900 Vol. 28 (to page 120)

Reel 1839817
1900 Vol. 28 from page 120)
1900 Vol. 29
1900-1901 Vol. 30 (to page 290)

Reel 1839949
1901 Vol. 30 (from page 290)
1900-1901 Vol. 31

 

DISCHARGE RECORD, 1916-1919
Index: Each volume individually indexed.

Reel 1862530
1916-1919 Vol. 1

 

MARRIAGE RECORD, 1854-1946
Index: For indexes to the Marriage Record request the following reels:
Reel 985639
1854-1927
Reel 1845021
1927-1964

Reel 985639
1854-1871 Vol. A
1872-1876 Vol. A2

Reel 985640
1875-1881 Vol. B

Reel 985641
1881-1887 Vol. 1
1887-1892 Vol. 2

Reel 985642
1892-1896 Vol. 3
1896-1899 Vol. 4

Reel 985643
1899-1902 Vol. 5
1901-1905 Vol. 6

Reel 985644
1905-1908 Vol. 7
1908-1911 Vol. 8

Reel 985645
1911-1926 Vol. 9
1912-1914 Vol. 10

Reel 985646
1914-1917 Vol. 11

Reel 1845021
1917-1920 Vol. 12
1921-1922 Vol. 13 (to page 401)

Reel 1845022
1922-1923 Vol. 13 (from page 400)
1923-1927 Vol. 14
1927-1929 Vol. 15
1929-1931 Vol. 16 (to page 301)

Reel 1845023
1931-1932 Vol. 16 (from page 300)
1932-1935 Vol. 17
1935-1938 Vol. 18
1938 Vol. 19 (to page 175)

Reel 1845024
1938-1941 Vol. 19 (from page 174)
1941-1943 Vol. 20
1943-1946 Vol. 21

 

(NATURALIZATION) DECLARATIONS OF INTENTION, 1887-1906
Index: Each volume individually indexed.

Reel 985710
1887-1906 Vol. 1

 

OCCUPATION TAX REGISTER, 1881-1892

Reel 985709
1881-1892

 

PROBATE BONDS AND INVENTORIES, 1851-1879
Index: Volumes 5A and 1A were individually indexed. Volume 4B was not indexed.

Reel 985701
1851-1869 Vol. 5A

Reel 985702
1869-1871 Vol. 1A
1872-1879 Vol. 4B

 

PROBATE DOCKET, 1868-1929

Reel 985703
1868-1870 Vol. 1
1872-1895 Vol. B

Reel 985704
1894-1913 Vol. 3
1911-1929 Vol. 4

 

PROBATE MINUTES, 1851-1935
Index: For indexes to the Probate Minutes request the following reels:

Reel 985647
1854-1943

Reel 1839949
1915-1942

Reel 985648
1851-1866 Vol. 1A
1866-1870 Vol. 2
1870-1880 Vol. 3

Reel 985649
1880-1883 Vol. 6C
1883-1887 Vol. 7D

Reel 985650
1887-1892 Vol. 8E
1891-1894 Vol. 9F

Reel 985696
1894-1900 Vol. 10G
1898-1903 Vol. 11H

Reel 985697
1902-1905 Vol. I
1905-1907 Vol. J

Reel 985698
1907-1909 Vol. K
1909-1911 Vol. L

Reel 985699
1911-1913 Vol. M
1913-1915 Vol. N

Reel 985700
1915-1918 Vol. O

Reel 1839949
1918-1921 Vol. P

Reel 1845017
1921-1924 Vol. Q
1924-1925 Vol. R
1925-1926 Vol. S (to page 119)

Reel 1845018
1926-1927 Vol. S (from page 119)
1927-1928 Vol. T
1928-1929 Vol. U (to page 343)

Reel 1845019
1929 Vol. U (from page 343)
1929-1931 Vol. V
1931-1932 Vol. W (to page 579)

Reel 1845020
1932 Vol. W (from page 579)
1932-1933 Vol. X
1933-1935 Vol. Y

 

OFFICE OF THE DISTRICT CLERK

DISTRICT COURT CIVIL CASE PAPERS, 1872-1940
Index: For an index to the District Court Civil Case Papers use the index to the District Court Civil Minutes by requesting the following reels:
Reel 985711
1851-1940
Reel 1862252
1939-1970
Notes: (a) Only the following types of cases have been selected for filming: divorces, removal of disability of a minor, naturalizations, name changes, partition of estates, application to sell property without spousal consent. (b) Some cases were divided between consecutive reels; therefore when searching those cases, be sure to search both reels.

Reel 1854577
1872-1884 #1-2073

Reel 1854578
1884-1890 #2073-2529

Reel 1854579
1890-1892 #2529-2875

Reel 1854580
1892-1895 #2875-3288

Reel 1854581
1895-1898 #3288-3778

Reel 1854762
1989-1901 #3778-4903

Reel 1854763
1901-1903 #4903-6397

Reel 185464
1903-1906 #6397-6989

Reel 1854765
1906-1909 #6989-7598

Reel 1854766
1909-1911 #7598-8006

Reel 1854767
1911-1913 #8006-8323

Reel 1854874
1913-1914 #8323-8590

Reel 1854875
1914-1915 #8590-9642

Reel 1854876
1915-1917 #9642-11070

Reel 1854877
1917 #11070-12021
1917-1919 #5-494

Reel 1854878
1919-1920 #494-877

Reel 1854879
1920-1921 #877-1345

Reel 1854880
1921-1923 #1345-2004

Reel 1855036
1923-1924 #2004-4292

Reel 1855037
1924-1925 #4292-4530

Reel 1855038
1925-1926 #4530-5457

Reel 1855039
1926-1928 #5457-7845

Reel 1855040
1928-1929 #7845-8619

Reel 1855041
1929-1930 #8619-9595

Reel 1855042
1930-1931 #9596-10887

Reel 1862103
1931-1933 #10887-12280

Reel 1862104
1933-1935 #12280-12749

Reel 1862105
1935-1936 #12749-17794

Reel 1862106
1936-1937 #17794-18250

Reel 1862107
1937-1939 #18250-18600

Reel 1862251
1939-1940 #18600-19064

 

DISTRICT COURT CIVIL MINUTES, 1851-1946
Index: For indexes to the District Court Civil Minutes request the following reels:
Reel 985711
1851-1940 (two-volume index)
Reel 1862252
1939-1970 Vol. C, A-Z

Reel 985711
1851-1859 Vol. A
1859-1867 Vol. B

Reel 985716
1868-1870 Vol. C

Reel 985717
1872-1877 Vol. D

Reel 985712
1877-1880 Vol. E
1880-1884 Vol. F

Reel 985713
1883-1885 Vol. G
1885-1888 Vol. H

Reel 985714
1888-1891 Vol. I
1891-1898 Vol. J

Reel 985715
1897-1906 Vol. K
1901-1906 Vol. L

Reel 1862252
1906-1914 Vol. M
1908-1915 Vol. N (to page 477)

Reel 1862253
1914-1915 Vol. N (from page 476)
1915-1921 Vol. O
1921-1925 Vol. P

Reel 1862254
1925-1930 Vol. Q
1930-1932 Vol. R (to page 251)

Reel 1862441
1932-1934 Vol. R (from page 249)
1934-1936 Vol. S
1936-1939 Vol. T (to page 501)

Reel 1862242
1939-1940 Vol. T (from page 500)
1940-1946 Vol. U

 

DISTRICT COURT RECORD, 1853-1879
Note: Consisted of a chronological record of civil cases heard in the district court.

Reel 985716
1853-1879 Vol. A

 

DIVORCE MINUTES, 1894-1945
Index: For an index to the Divorce Minutes, 1869-1950, request Reel 1862442.
Note: There were two Volume 3s, the second of which was titled Minutes of Divorce and Division of Property and the index in this volume was predominately for Vol. 1 & 2.

Reel 1862442
1894-1907 Vol. 1
1903-1911 Vol. 2 (to page 165)

Reel 1862443
1911-1917 Vol. 2 (from page 164)
1917-1926 Vol. 3
1906-1913 Vol. 3 (Division of Property)
1926-1945 Vol. 4

 

MEDICAL REGISTER, 1907-1948
Index: Each volume individually indexed.
Note: Pages 88-100 and 147-159 were not indexed.

Reel 1862443
1907-1948

 

(NATURALIZATION) DECLARATIONS OF INTENTION, 1907-1913
Index: For an index to Naturalization Records, 1855-1926, request Reel 1862251. Volume 1 was individually indexed.

Reel 985710
1907-1913 Vol. 1

 

NATURALIZATION PAPERS, 1893-1906
Index: For an index to Naturalization Records, 1855-1926, request Reel 1862251.
Note: Volume A contains: Record of Petitions & Affidavit for Final Papers, Record of Declaration, Record of Final Naturalization Papers.

Reel 1862443
1893-1906 Vol. A

 

NATURALIZATION RECORD, 1904-1915
Index: For an index to Naturalization Records, 1855-1926, request Reel 1862251. Volume 2 was individually indexed.

Reel 985710
1904-1906 Vol. 2
1907-1915 Vol. 2

 

OFFICE OF THE SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS

SCHOLASTIC CENSUS, 1930-1946
Notes: (a) Arranged alphabetically. (b) Occasionally blanks were misfiled, either alphabetically or chronologically; therefore, it is advisable to always search several years to confirm information. (c) Only part of the 1930 Scholastic Census is available at this time.

Reel 1832291
1930 (black, W-Z)
1930 (white, A-Z)
1931 (black, A-Z)

Reel 1832349
1931 (white, A-Z)
1932 (black, A-K)

Reel 1832350
1932 (black, L-Z)
1932 (white, A-I)

Reel 1832351
1932 (white, J-Z)
1933 (black, A-C)

Reel 1832352
1933 (black, D-Z)
1933 (white, A-E)

Reel 1832353
1933 (white, F-Willi)

Reel 1832354
1933 (white, Williams-Z)
1934 (black, A-Z)
1934 (white, A-B)

Reel 1832426
1934 (white, C-R)

Reel 1832427
1934 (white, S-Z)
1935 (black, A-S)

Reel 1832428
1935 (black, T-Z)
1935 (white, A-M)

Reel 1832429
1935 (white, N-Z)
1936 (black, A-P)

Reel 1832430
1936 (black, R-Z)
1936 (white, A-McR)

Reel 1832431
1936 (white, Macd-Z)
1937 (black, A-K)

Reel 1832432
1937 (black, l-Z)
1937 (white, A-K)

Reel 1832505
1937 (white, L-Z)
1938 (black, A-K)

Reel 1832506
1938 (black, L-Z)
1938 (white, A-L)

Reel 1832507
1938 (white, L-Z)
1939 (black, A-J)

Reel 1832508
1939 (black, K-Z)
1939 (white, A-L)

Reel 1832589
1939 (white, M-Z)
1940 (black, A-Spi)

Reel 1832590
1940 (black, Spi-Z)
1940 (white, A-Z)

Reel 1832591
1941 (black, A-Z)
1941 (white, A-K)

Reel 1832592
1941 (white, L-Z)
1942 (black, A-Z)

Reel 1832593
1942 (white, A-Z)
1943 (black, A-G)

Reel 1832653
1943 (black, H-Z)
1943 (white, A-Q)

Reel 1832654
1943 (white, R-Z)
1944 (black, A-Z)
1944 (white, A-H)

Reel 1832655
1944 (white, I-Z)
1945 (black, A-Z)

Reel 1832656
1945 (white, A-Z)
1946 (black, A-McN)

Reel 1832657
1946 (black, Mack-Z)
1946 (white, A-Z)

 

OFFICE OF THE TAX ASSESSOR-COLLECTOR

TAX ROLLS, 1851-1910

Reel 107301
1851-1885

Reel 107302
1885-1894

Reel 107303
1894-1901

Reel 107304
1901-1907

Reel 107305
1907-1910

 

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