Gillespie County Records
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OFFICE OF THE COUNTY CLERK

COMMISSIONERS COURT MINUTES, 1850-1889
Index: For indexes to the Commissioners Court Minutes request the following reels:
Reel 982804 A-Q
Reel 982805 R-Z

Reel 982806
1850-1866 Vol. A
1866-1875 Vol. B
1875-1883 Vol. C

Reel 980649
1880-1889 Vol. D

 

COUNTY COURT MINUTES, 1867-1870

Reel 980649
1867-1870 Vol. 1

 

DEATH RECORD, 1939-1965
Note: There were no Volumes 7 through 10 in the Death Record.

Reel 1764851
1939-1940 Vol. 6 (from page 112)
1940-1945 Vol. 11
1945-1954 Vol. 12
1954-1959 Vol. 13
1959-1964 Vol. 14 (to page 340)

Reel 1764772
1964-1965 Vol. 14 (from page 340)
1965-1965 Vol. 15

 

DEED OF TRUST RECORD, 1875-1886
Index: For indexes to the Deed of Trust Record request the following reels:
Reel 982782 Direct
Reel 982783 Reverse

Reel 982784
1875-1886 Vol. A

 

DEED RECORD, 1850-1901
Index: For indexes to the Deed Record request the following reels:
Direct:
Reel 982785 A-K
Reel 982786 L-Z
Reverse:
Reel 982787 A-K
Reel 982788 L-Z
Notes: (a) Volume A of the Deed Record was destroyed in the fire of 1850, but the volume was referenced in the index. (b) There was no Volume I or Volumes T through Z in the Deed Record.

Reel 982789
1850-1851 Vol. B
1851-1872 Vol. C

Reel 982790
1852-1853 Vol. D
1852-1854 Vol. E

Reel 982791
1854-1857 Vol. F
1857-1860 Vol. G

Reel 982792
1860-1867 Vol. H
1867-1869 Vol. J

Reel 982793
1869-1871 Vol. K
1871-1873 Vol. L

Reel 982794
1872-1876 Vol. M
1876-1878 Vol. N

Reel 982795
1878-1880 Vol. O
1880-1882 Vol. P

Reel 982796
1881-1884 Vol. Q
1883-1893 Vol. R

Reel 982797
1884-1885 Vol. S

Reel 1763817
1886-1889 Vol. 1
1889-1891 Vol. 2
1891-1893 Vol. 3 (to page 401)

Reel 1763818
1893-1894 Vol. 3 (from page 400)
1894-1896 Vol. 4
1896-1898 Vol. 5
1898 Vol. 6 (to page 335)

Reel 1763819
1899-1899 Vol. 6 (from page 334)
1899-1901 Vol. 7

 

DEED RECORD (TRANSCRIBED FROM BEXAR COUNTY), 1827-1892
Index: Volumes 1-2 were individually indexed; Volume 3 was not indexed.
Note: This record contained principally deeds, but there were also deeds of trust and probate material included.

Reel 982798
1827-1862 Vol. 1

Reel 982799
1862-1871 Vol. 2
1867-1892 Vol. 3

 

DISCHARGE RECORD, 1917-1919
Index: Each volume individually indexed, except the list of eligible men noted below.
Note: A list of volunteers for Company E, 1st Texas Cavalry was on page 194. A list of men eligible for military service in the First World War was on pages 280-293.

Reel 1764772
1917-1919 Vol. 1

 

(MARRIAGE) NOTICE OF INTENTION TO MARRY, 1929-1933
Index: Each volume individually indexed.

Reel 1764046
1929-1933 Vol. 1
1933 Vol. 2

 

MARRIAGE RECORD, 1850-1946
Index: For an index to the Marriage Record, 1850-1965, request Reel 982800.

Reel 982801
1850-1865 Vol. 1
1865-1870 Vol. 2
1870-1879 Vol. 3

Reel 982802
1879-1889 Vol. D
1889-1899 Vol. E
1899-1906 Vol. F

Reel 982803
1906-1913 Vol. G
1912-1920 Vol. H

Reel 1764045
1920-1930 Vol. I
1929-1932 Vol. J (to page 151)

Reel 1764046
1932-1938 Vol. J (from page 150)
1924-1946 Vol. K

 

(NATURALIZATION) DECLARATIONS OF INTENTION, 1869-1906
Index: A WPA index to naturalization records, 1849- 1936, was available on the same reel or on Reel 1764874.

Reel 980650
1869-1882
1885-1906

 

NATURALIZATION RECORD, 1891-1906
Index: A WPA index to naturalization records, 1849- 1936, was available on the same reel or on Reel 1764874.

Reel 980650
1891-1906

 

PROBATE MINUTES, 1850-1936
Index: For indexes to the Probate Minutes request the following reels:
Reel 982773 A-K
Reel 982774 L-Z
In addition, nother index to the Probate Minutes, 1850- 1922, was available on Reel 982777.

Reel 1763819
1867-1892

Reel 982775
1850-1854 Vol. A
1854-1858 Vol. B
1858-1867 Vol. C
1867-1870 Vol. D

Reel 982776
1871-1879 Vol. E
1871-1883 Vol. F

Reel 982778
1883-1894 Vol. 2
1894-1901 Vol. 3

Reel 982779
1901-1907 Vol. 4

Reel 982780
1907-1911 Vol. 5

Reel 982781
1911-1914 Vol. 6
1914-1918 Vol. 7

Reel 1763819
1918-1921 Vol. 8

Reel 1763820
1921-1927 Vol. 9
1927-1930 Vol. 10
1930-1932 Vol. 11 (to page 344)

Reel 1764045
1932-1933 Vol. 11 (from page 344)
1933-1936 Vol. 12

 

OFFICE OF THE DISTRICT CLERK

DISTRICT COURT CIVIL CASE PAPERS, 1850-1940
Index: Arranged alphabetically by plaintiff, not chronologically or by case number.

Reel 1764868
A-Behrends, Oswald vs. L. C. Dannheim

Reel 1764869
Behrends, Oswald vs. L. C. Dannheim-G

Reel 1764870
H-Meyer, Anna L. C. vs. Ernst F. W. Meyer

Reel 1764871
Meyer, Anna L. C. vs. Ernest F. W Meyer-Weber, Mary vs. Peter Weber

Reel 1764872
Weber, Mary vs. Peter Weber-Ex parte Walch, Francis John

 

DISTRICT COURT MINUTES, 1849-1946
Index: For indexes to the District Court Minutes request the following reels:
Reel 980651
1849-1927
Reel 1764868
1927-1988

Reel 980651
1849-1855 Vol. A
1855-1868 Vol. B

Reel 980652
1859-1869 Vol. C
1870-1875 Vol. D

Reel 980653
1876-1887 Vol. E
1877-1906 Vol. F

Reel 1764872
1906-1921 Vol. G
1908-1923 Vol. H
1923-1925 Vol. I (to page 321)

Reel 1764873
1925-1927 Vol. I (from page 320)
1927-1933 Vol. J
1932-1937 Vol. K

Reel 1764874
1937-1946 Vol. L

 

(NATURALIZATION) DECLARATIONS OF INTENTION AND PETITIONS, 1849-1929
Index: The 1906-1929 group was individually indexed and in the WPA index available on either Reel 980650 or Reel 1764874. The other groups were arranged alphabetically.

Reel 1764874
1849-1929 Box 2 A-R

Reel 1764875
1849-1929 Box 2 S-Z
1849-1929 Box 1
1906-1929

 

NATURALIZATION RECORD, 1908-1929
Index: For a WPA index to naturalization records, 1849- 1936, request either Reel 980650 or Reel 1764874.

Reel 1764875
1908-1921 Vol. 1
1920-1929 Vol. 2

 

OFFICE OF THE JUSTICE OF THE PEACE

JUSTICE COURT DOCKET (PRECINCT 4), 1876-1888
Note: Mistitled County Court Civil and Criminal Minutes.

Reel 980649
1876-1888 Vol. 1

 

OFFICE OF THE SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS

SCHOLASTIC CENSUS (COUNTY), 1940-1947
Index: Arranged alphabetically.

Reel 1765772
1940-1941
1942-1943
1943-1944
1944-1945

Reel 1765773
1945-1946
1946-1947

 

SCHOLASTIC CENSUS (HARPER), 1941-1943
Index: Arranged alphabetically.

Reel 1764772
1941-1942
1942-1943

 

OFFICE OF THE TAX ASSESSOR-COLLECTOR

TAX ROLLS, 1848-1910

Reel 108601
1848-1892

Reel 108602
1892-1901

Reel 108603
1901-1910

 

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