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== County Courthouse  ==
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== County Courthouse<br> ==
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[http://www.co.andrews.tx.us/ Andrews County Courthouse]<br>215 NW 1st Street<br> Andrews, TX 79714<br> Phone: 915.524.1426&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth, marriage and court records from 1910,<br> probate records from 1911 and land records from 1884; <br>District Clerk has divorce record<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Andrews County, Texas. Page 658 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/andrewstx/history.htm Andrews County History]
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/andrewstx/history.htm Andrews County History]  
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*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/andrewstx/history.htm Andrews County History]  
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*[http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hca02 Andrews County History] from the Handbook of Texas Online
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*''Andrews County History, 1876–1978,'' published in 1978, by the Andrews County Heritage Committee
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site  
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*[http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth88307/ Andrews County 1887]
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*[http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth88309/ Andrews County 1895]
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*[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
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*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/andrewstx/divorce.htm Andrews County Divorce Records]. The divorce records are from 1968-2005.  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/andrewstx/divorce.htm Andrews County Divorce Records]. The divorce records are from 1968-2005.  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/andrewstx/death/death.htm Andrews County Death Certificate Project]. The death certificates consist of Images and/or Transcriptions from Andrews County and and a few from surrounding counties.  
 
*[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/andrewstx/death/death.htm Andrews County Death Certificate Project]. The death certificates consist of Images and/or Transcriptions from Andrews County and and a few from surrounding counties.  
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1375599 Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998] [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.  
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1375599 Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998] [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.  
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1320964 Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]]<br>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.
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1320964 Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]]<br>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&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
  
 
[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/andrewstx/ Andrews County TXGenWeb]  
 
[http://www.hiddenancestors.com/andrewstx/ Andrews County TXGenWeb]  
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[http://www.andrews.lib.tx.us/information/ Andews County Library]&nbsp;The library has a small genealogical collection in the library. They have Microfilm of several newspapers.
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'''Andrews County Genealogy Society'''&nbsp;The members assist researches at the Andrews County Library. At present they are not meeting formally
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*Patricia Tousch is the leader and contact person for help:&nbsp;(432) 523-4759
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Family History Centers<br>
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*[http://txgenweb.org/ TEXAS GenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county.  
 
*[http://txgenweb.org/ TEXAS GenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select&nbsp;the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193122&subject_disp=Texas%2C+Andrews&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Texas%2C+Andrews|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/tx/ Cyndi's List ~ Texas]&nbsp; - &nbsp;Links pertaining to Texas and counties
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

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Contents

County Courthouse

Andrews County Courthouse
215 NW 1st Street
Andrews, TX 79714
Phone: 915.524.1426 

County Clerk has birth, marriage and court records from 1910,
probate records from 1911 and land records from 1884;
District Clerk has divorce record[1]

History

Andrews County History

Parent County

1876--Andrews County was created 21 August 1876 from the Bexar Land District. County seat: Andrews [2]

The county was named for Richard Andrews, who was killed in the Texas Revolution.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

County Seat: Andrews

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Family Group Sheets

Family Group Sheets of Andrews County

Obituaries

Andrews County Obituaries

Cemeteries

Andrews County Cemetery (also knows as Andrews Old)

Andrews North Cemetery (connected with the Andrews Old Cemetery)

Andrews West Cemetery

Shafter Lake Cemetery

Church

Andrews County Church Listings- Incomplete list

Funeral Homes

Funeral Homes of Andrews County

Court

Land

Local Histories


Maps

Military

Veterans

Fallen Heroes

Military Records of Andrews County residents

Newspapers

Newspapers from the Andrews County Area

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Andrews County TXGenWeb

Andews County Library The library has a small genealogical collection in the library. They have Microfilm of several newspapers.

Andrews County Genealogy Society The members assist researches at the Andrews County Library. At present they are not meeting formally

  • Patricia Tousch is the leader and contact person for help: (432) 523-4759

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Andrews County, Texas. Page 658 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).