Rusk County Records
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OFFICE OF THE COUNTY CLERK

BIRTH RECORD, 1873-1876; 1903-1917
Index: Volume GA was indexed in volume; Volume 1 was arranged alphabetically.

Reel 1020948
1873-1876 Vol. GA

Reel 1020949
1903-1917 Vol. 1

 

OFFICE OF THE COUNTY SURVEYOR

SURVEY RECORD, 1844-1871
Index: For an index to the Survey Record, Volumes 1, A-C, 1844-1871, request Reel 2201.01.

Reel 2201.01
1844-1848 Vol. A
1848-1851 Vol. B
1839-1871 Vol. C

 

COMMISSIONERS COURT MINUTES, 1859-1870

Reel 1020941
1859-1870 Vol. 2

 

COUNTY COURT MINUTES, 1878-1885

Reel 1020941
1878-1882 Vol. 2
1882-1885 Vol. 3

 

DEED OF TRUST RECORD, 1874-1894
Index: For an index to the Deed of Trust Record, 1843-1928, request Reel 1020928. Also indexes deeds of trust in the Deed Record.

Reel 1020926
1874-1877 Vol. A
1877-1879 Vol. B

Reel 1020927
1879-1894 Vol. C

 

DEED RECORD, 1843-1845; 1851-1887
Index: For indexes to the Deed Record request the following reels:
Direct:
Reel 1020671
Reverse:
Reel 1020672
Note: Volumes B-E were destroyed in the 1878 fire, but they were indexed on the reels noted above.

Reel 1020673
1843-1845 Vol. A
1851-1852 Vol. F
1852-1853 Vol. G

Reel 1020674
1853-1854 Vol. H
1854-1855 Vol. I

Reel 1020675
1855-1856 Vol. J
1856-1857 Vol. K
1857-1858 Vol. L

Reel 1020676
1858-1859 Vol. M
1859-1860 Vol. N

Reel 1020677
1860-1863 Vol. O
1863-1867 Vol. P

Reel 1020678
1867-1869 Vol. Q
1869-1870 Vol. R

Reel 1020679
1870-1871 Vol. S
1871-1872 Vol. T

Reel 1020680
1872-1873 Vol. U
1873-1874 Vol. V

Reel 1020681
1874-1875 Vol. W
1875-1876 Vol. X

Reel 1020682
1876-1878 Vol. Y
1878-1879 Vol. Z

Reel 1020683
1879-1880 Vol. 27
1880-1881 Vol. 28

Reel 1020684
1881-1882 Vol. 29
1882-1883 Vol. 30

Reel 1020685
1882-1883 Vol. 31
1883-1884 Vol. 32
1884-1886 Vol. 33

Reel 1020925
1886-1887 Vol. 34

 

MARRIAGE AFFIDAVITS, 1879-1898

Reel 1020948
1879-1886 Vol. GA
1887-1891 Vol. 1A
1891-1895 Vol. 2
1895-1898 Vol. 3

 

MARRIAGE RECORD, 1843-1917
Index: For an index to the Marriage Record, 1843-1889
(Volumes A-I) request Reel 1020942. Volumes J-N were indexed in volume. A separate index to Volumes E-F was available of Reel 1020943.

Reel 1020944
1843-1852 Vol. A
1852-1856 Vol. B

Reel 1020948
1856-1857 Vol. GA

Reel 1020944
1857-1866 Vol. C

Reel 1020943
1866-1870 Vol. E
1870-1873 Vol. F

Reel 1020944
1873-1878 Vol. G
1878-1883 Vol. H

Reel 1020945
1883-1889 Vol. I
1889-1895 Vol. J

Reel 1020946
1895-1899 Vol. K
1899-1906 Vol. L

Reel 1020947
1906-1912 Vol. M
1912-1917 Vol. N

 

PROBATE MINUTES, 1847-1922
Index: For an index to probate records, 1853-1930, request Reel 1020929.

Reel 1020938
1847-1852 Vol. 1
1853-1858 Vol. 2
1858-1867 Vol. 3

Reel 1020939
1867-1879 Vol. 4
1879-1888 Vol. 5
1888-1893 Vol. 6

Reel 1020940
1893-1906 Vol. 7
1906-1922 Vol. 8

 

PROBATE RECORD, 1853-1921
Index: For an index to probate records, 1853-1930, request Reel 1020929.
Note: Volumes A-C and K-L may have been destroyed in the 1878 fire.

Reel 1020929
1853-1856 Vol. D
1854-1856 Vol. E

Reel 1020930
1856-1858 Vol. F
1858-1860 Vol. G

Reel 1020931
1859-1861 Vol. H
1861-1863 Vol. I

Reel 1020932
1863-1867 Vol. J
1869-1875 Vol. M

Reel 1020933
1875-1877 Vol. N
1877-1885 Vol. O

Reel 1020934
1881-1885 Vol. P
1885-1889 Vol. Q

Reel 1020935
1889-1891 Vol. R
1891-1894 Vol. S

Reel 1020936
1894-1899 Vol. T
1900-1906 Vol. U

Reel 1020937
1906-1914 Vol. V
1914-1921 Vol. W

 

OFFICE OF THE DISTRICT CLERK

DISTRICT COURT MINUTES, 1847-1930
Although the District Court Minutes were not filmed, an index to the minutes, 1847-1930, was available by requesting Reel 1020949.

 

OFFICE OF THE TAX ASSESSOR-COLLECTOR

TAX ROLLS, 1842-1910

Reel 120101
1842-1876

Reel 120102
1877-1888

Reel 120103
1888-1898

Reel 120104
1898-1905

Reel 120105
1905-1910

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