Harrison County Records
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OFFICE OF THE COUNTY CLERK

COUNTY COURT MINUTES, 1867-1880
Index: Civil and criminal cases were not indexed. For probate cases use index to the Probate Minutes. This record is designated in the index as "MR-A."

Reel 1405674
1867-1880 Vol. A

 

DEED RECORD, 1840-1886
Index: For indexes to the Deed Record request the following reels:
Direct:
Reel 1405674
1839-1882 A-K
Reel 1405675
1839-1882 L-Z
Reel 1405675
1882-1921 A-D
Reel 1405676
1882-1921 E-R
Reel 1405677
1882-1921 S-Z
Reverse:
Reel 1405677
1839-1882 A-K
Reel 1405678
1839-1882 L-Z
Reel 1405678
1882-1921 A-D
Reel 1405679
1882-1921 E-R
Reel 1405680
1882-1921 S-Z
Note: There was no Volume I in the Deed Record.

Reel 1405680
1840-1842 Vol. A
1842-1843 Vol. B
1843-1845 Vol. C (to page 525)

Reel 1405681
1843-1845 Vol. C (from page 524)
1841-1846 Vol. D
1846-1847 Vol. E
1847-1848 Vol. F

Reel 1405682
1848-1849 Vol. G
1849-1850 Vol. H
1850-1851 Vol. J (to page 481)

Reel 1405683
1850-1851 Vol. J (from page 480)
1851-1852 Vol. K
1852-1853 Vol. L
1852-1854 Vol. M

Reel 1405684
1854-1855 Vol. N
1855-1856 Vol. O
1856-1857 Vol. P (to page 551)

Reel 1405685
1856-1857 Vol. P (from page 550)
1857-1859 Vol. Q
1858 Vol. R
1859-1861 Vol. S (to page 335)

Reel 1405686
1859-1861 Vol. S (from page 334)
1861-1865 Vol. T
1865-1867 Vol. U (to page 467)

Reel 1405687
1865-1867 Vol. U (from page 465)
1867-1870 Vol. V-VI
1870-1871 Vol. W

Reel 1405688
1871-1872 Vol. X
1872 Vol. Y

Reel 1405772
1872-1873 Vol. Z
1873 Vol. 1
1873-1874 Vol. 2 (to page 450)

Reel 1405773
1873-1874 Vol. 2 (from page 449)
1874-1875 Vol. 3
1875-1876 Vol. 4

Reel 1405774
1876-1877 Vol. 5
1877 Vol. 6
1877-1878 Vol. 7 (to page 451)

Reel 1405775
1877-1878 Vol. 7 (from page 450)
1878-1879 Vol. 8
1879 Vol. 9
1879-1880 Vol. 10 (to page 201)

Reel 1405776
1879-1880 Vol. 10 (from page 200)
1880-1880 Vol. 11
1880-1881 Vol. 12
1881 Vol. 13 (to page 425)

Reel 1405777
1881 Vol. 13 (from page 424)
1881-1882 Vol. 14
1882-1883 Vol. 15
1883-1884 Vol. 16 (to page 151)

Reel 1405778
1883-1884 Vol. 16 (from page 150)
1884-1885 Vol. 17
1884-1885 Vol. 18 (to page 475)

Reel 1405779
1884-1885 Vol. 18 (from page 474)
1885-1886 Vol. 19

 

MARRIAGE RECORD, 1860-1936
Index: Volumes 10-29 are individually indexed.
Note: Volumes 1-4 and part of Volume 5 are not available at this time.

Reel 1403335
1860-1868 Vols. 1-5 (from page 99, Vol. 5)
1868-1876 Vol. 6-7
1873-1884 Vol. 8
1882-1886 Vol. 9 (to page 251)

Reel 1403336
1886-1888 Vol. 9 (from page 250)
1888-1891 Vol. 10
1891-1897 Vol. 11
1894-1897 Vol. 12 (to page 524)

Reel 1403337
1897-1898 Vol. 12 (from page 524)
1898-1901 Vol. 13
1901-1904 Vol. 14

Reel 1405519
1904-1907 Vol. 15
1907-1909 Vol. 16
1909-1912 Vol. 17

Reel 1405520
1911-1913 Vol. 18
1913-1916 Vol. 19
1916-1918 Vol. 20

Reel 1405521
1918-1920 Vol. 21
1920-1923 Vol. 22
1923-1924 Vol. 23 (to page 251)

Reel 1405522
1923-1924 Vol. 23 (from page 250)
1924-1925 Vol. 24
1925-1927 Vol. 25
1927-1928 Vol. 26 (to page 151)

Reel 1405523
1927-1928 Vol. 26 (from page 150)
1928-1929 Vol. 27
1929-1933 Vol. 28

Reel 1405524
1933-1936 Vol. 29

 

PROBATE MINUTES, 1840-1934
Index: For an index to the probate records request the following reels:
Reel 1405524 A-T
Reel 1405525 U-Z
The probate records of Harrison County were very complicated and the index was difficult to use. A detailed explanation of the probate records and a guide to the use of the index is included on Reel 1405524.
Notes: (a) Volume D is titled Estate Record and Volumes 6,8, and 9 are entitled Probate Record, but they are all actually part of the Probate Minutes. (b) For Probate Minutes, 1876-1879, see the County Court Minutes. (c) For Probate Minutes, 1870-1876, see Volumes J, K, and L of the District Court Minutes; see also District Court Probate Minutes for probate cases heard in district court, 1879-1893. (d) Volume 11 is a transcript of previously unrecorded probate case papers.

Reel 1405591
1840-1850 Vol. A1
1850-1853 Vol. B (to page 425)

Reel 1405592
1850-1853 Vol. B (from page 424)
1853-1855 Vol. C
1855-1859 Vol. D
1859-1864 Vol. E (to page 375)

Reel 1405593
1859-1864 Vol. E (from page 374)
1864-1870 Vol. F1
1879-1881 Vol. F2
1881-1884 Vol. G (to page 475)

Reel 1405594
1881-1884 Vol. G (from page 474)
1884-1888 Vol. H
1888-1891 Vol. I
1891-1895 Vol. J (to page 275)

Reel 1405595
1891-1895 Vol. J (from page 274)
1895-1899 Vol. K
1899-1902 Vol. L

Reel 1405596
1903-1907 Vol. M
1906-1909 Vol. N

Reel 1405597
1909-1911 Vol. O
1911-1913 Vol. P
1913-1915 Vol. Q (to page 425)

Reel 1405598
1913-1915 Vol. Q (from page 424)
1915-1916 Vol. R
1916-1918 Vol. S

Reel 1405599
1918-1919 Vol. T
1919-1920 Vol. U
1920-1921 Vol. V (to page 301)

Reel 1405600
1920-1921 Vol. V (from page 300)
1921-1923 Vol. W
1922-1924 Vol. X

Reel 1405601
1923-1924 Vol. Y
1924-1925 Vol. Z
1925-1926 Vol. 1 (to page 375)

Reel 1405602
1925-1926 Vol. 1 (from page 374)
1926-1927 Vol. 2
1927-1928 Vol. 3
1928-1929 Vol. 4 (to page 201)

Reel 1405603
1928-1929 Vol. 4 (from page 200)
1929-1930 Vol. 5
1930-1931 Vol. 6

Reel 1405604
1931 Vol. 7
1931-1932 Vol. 8
1932-1933 Vol. 9 (to page 401)

Reel 1405605
1932-1933 Vol. 9 (from page 400)
1933-1934 Vol. 10
1840-1910 Vol. 11

 

PROBATE RECORD (ESTATE RECORD), 1843-1880
Index: Use index to the Probate Minutes.
Note: Volumes A, C, D, and G are entitled "Probate Minutes," but are actually part of the Probate Record.

Reel 1405525
1843-1849 Vol. A
1849-1850 Vol. B
1850-1852 Vol. C

Reel 1412768
1851-1853 Vol. D
1853-1854 Vol. E

Reel 1405589
1854-1856 Vol. F
1856-1860 Vol. G
1857-1860 Vol. H (to page 525)

Reel 1405590
1857-1860 Vol. H (from page 524)
1860-1868 Vol. I-J
1868-1872 Vol. K
1872-1876 Vol. L (to page 265)

Reel 1405591
1872-1876 Vol. L (from page 264)
1876-1880 Vol. M

 

OFFICE OF THE DISTRICT CLERK

DISTRICT COURT CIVIL CASE PAPERS, 1841-1925; 1927-1930
Index: Use indexes to the District Court Civil Minutes to find case numbers.
Note: Case numbering began over again in 1905.

Reel 1437483
1841-1888 #35-7540

Reel 1737484
1888-1900 #7542-10631

Reel 1737485
1900-1905 #10632-11672
1905-1907 #4-360

Reel 1437486
1907-1912 #362-1336

Reel 1437487
1912-1914 #1339-1770

Reel 1437515
1914-1917 #1782-2611

Reel 1437516
1917-1919 #2612-4113

Reel 1437517
1919-1921 #4114-4457

Reel 1437518
1921-1923 #4458-5172

Reel 1437519
1923-1925 #5174-5763

Reel 1437521
1927-1929 #6373-6951

Reel 1537545
1928-1930 #6952-7551

Reel 1537546
1930 #7553-7726

 

DISTRICT COURT CIVIL MINUTES, 1840-1934
Index: For indexes to the District Court Civil Minutes request the following reels:
Reel 1405780
1840-1879
Reel 1405780
1880-1928 A-V
Reel 1405781
1880-1928 V-Z
Reel 1437547
1929-1945
The Volume A referred to in the index is actually Volume A1. Volume A is unindexed and, in addition to minutes, contains oaths of allegiance to the Republic of Texas.
Note: This series also contains criminal minutes in Volumes A to L.

Reel 1405781
1840-1844 Vol. A
1840-1845 Vol. A1
1844-1847 Vol. B
1848-1850 Vol. C

Reel 1405782
1850-1853 Vol. D
1853-1856 Vol. E
1856-1858 Vol. F (to page 551)

Reel 1405783
1856-1858 Vol. F (from page 550)
1858-1860 Vol. G
1860-1867 Vol. H

Reel 1405784
1867-1870 Vol. I
1870-1872 Vol. J

Reel 1405785
1875 Vol. K
1875-1879 Vol. L

Reel 1405786
1879-1883 Vol. M

Reel 1405797
1883-1889 Vol. N
1889-1891 Vol. O (to page 201)

Reel 1405798
1891-1894 Vol. O (from page 200)
1894-1898 Vol. P
1898-1904 Vol. Q

Reel 1405799
1904 Vol. Q (from page 500)
1904-1908 Vol. R

Reel 1437547
1907-1909 Vol. S
1910-1911 Vol. T
1912-1920 Vol. U
1915-1920 Vol. V
1920-1924 Vol. W

Reel 1437548
1924-1928 Vol. X
1928-1930 Vol. Y
1930-1934 Vol. Z

 

DIVORCE MINUTES, 1903-1943
Index: Use indexes to the District Court Civil Minutes.

Reel 1437548
1903-1919 Vol. 1
1911-1943 Vol. 2
1919-1927 Vol. 3
1928-1934 Vol. 4 (to page 236)

Reel 1437549
1934-1943 Vol. 4 (from page 236)

 

NATURALIZATION CASE PAPERS, 1876-1909
Index: For a WPA index to naturalization records, 1850-1916, request Reel 1405780.

Reel 1405799
1876-1909

 

DISTRICT COURT PROBATE MINUTES, 1897-1893
Index: Individually indexed and also in the index to probate records (see Probate Minutes) under the designation "DCP."

Reel 1405799
1879-1893

 

OFFICE OF THE TAX ASSESSOR-COLLECTOR

TAX ROLLS, 1840-1910
Note: A retake of the 1881 tax roll is on Reel 110206.

Reel 110201
1840-1876

Reel 110202
1876-1886

Reel 110203
1886-1894

Reel 110204
1894-1901

Reel 110205
1901-1906

Reel 110206
1906-1910

 

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