Atascosa County, Texas
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==== Cemeteries ====
==== Cemeteries ====
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txatasco/cemetery.htm Atascosa Cemeteries]
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txatasco/cemetery.htm Atascosa Cemeteries] TXGenWeb
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=2526 FindAGrave] Atascosa Cemeteries
*[http://www.interment.net/us/tx/atascosa.htm Atascosa Cemeteries]
*[http://www.interment.net/us/tx/atascosa.htm Atascosa Cemeteries] Interment.net
==== Census ====
==== Census ====
Revision as of 04:53, 21 March 2013
Guide to Atascosa County Texas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
County CourthouseAtascosa County Courthouse
5 Courthouse Circle Drive;
Jourdanton, TX 78026
County Clerk has birth records from 1890, death
records from 1903, marriage, probate and land
records from 1856 and court records 1860; District
Clerk has divorce records
1856--Atascosa County was created 25 January 1856 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Jourdanton 
The county's name is derives from a Spanish term for "boggy."
See an interactive map of Atascosa County border changes.
- Atascosa County Cemeteries list from the Atascosa County TXGenWeb site
- FindAGrave Atascosa County Cemeteries
- Atascosa County Cemeteries Interment.net
- Atascosa County Cemeteries complete listing with transcriptions, maps and information.
- Atascosa County Cemeteries transcriptions from the Texas Tombstone Project and the USGenWeb archives
- Atascosa County Cemetery and Tombstone Photos from the Atascosa County TXGenWeb site
- Atascosa County Cemetery Surname Index from the Atascosa County TXGenWeb site
- Local Landmarks - National Register of Historic Places
- Atascosa County 1873 General Land Office Map online from the Portal to Texas History
- Atascosa County 1879 General Land Office Map online from the Portal to Texas History
- Atascosa County 1894 General Land Office Map online from the Portal to Texas History
- Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site.
- Confederate Pension Applications - USGenWeb Archives Project
- Confederate Indigent Records - USGenWeb Archives Project
- Korean War Casualties - USGenWeb Archives Project
- Muster Roll of Capt. Levi English Co., Mounted Volunteers, 1855 - TXGenWeb
- World War II Honor List of Dead and Missing Army and Army Air Forces Personnel
- Wikipedia has a list of online newspaper archives for Texas.
- Newspaperarchive.com ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has San Antonio newspapers from the late 1800's that may include residents from Atascosa County.
- Pleasanton Newspaper
- 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.
- Texas Birth Records - transcriptions - USGenWeb Archives Project
- Marriages - transcriptions - USGenWeb Archives Project
Societies and Libraries
Atascosa County Genealogical Society Library
4th and H Avenue
P.O. Box 93
Poteet, Texas 78065
Family History Centers
Family History Center
636 Oak Haven
- Atascosa County TXGenWeb Site
- TXGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- USGenWeb Archives Project - transcriptions
- ↑ Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Atascosa County, Texas. Page 658 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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