Goliad County, TexasEdit This Page

From FamilySearch Wiki

Revision as of 02:07, 2 January 2013 by Lsgc (Talk | contribs)
United States go to Texas go to Counties G go to Goliad County
Hand and keyboard.jpg Texas
Online Records

Adopt-a-wiki page
Txgenweblogo.GIF This page adopted by:
TXGenWeb Project
who welcome you to contribute.
Adopt a page today


Contents

County Courthouse

Goliad County Courthouse
127 South Courthouse Square
PO Box 5
Goliad, TX 77963-0005
Phone: 361.645.3294

County Clerk has birth and death record
from 1903, marriage, probate, court and
land records from 1870 and divorce records[1]

History

Parent County

1836--Goliad County was created 17 March 1836 from an Old Mexican Municipality. County seat: Goliad [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Goliad County border changes.

Record Loss

1870--Courthouse and almost all county records were destroyed by fire in June 1870.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998 [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.
  • Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]
    Name index and images of statewide death certificates, 1890-1976. The name index has been created by FamilySearch and is tied to images of the Texas death certificates. Few certificates are available prior to 1903.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • TEXAS GenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the county


References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Goliad County, Texas. Page 664 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).

 

Need additional research help? Contact our research help specialists.

Need wiki, indexing, or website help? Contact our product teams.


Did you find this article helpful?

You're invited to explain your rating on the discussion page (you must be signed in).