Concho County, Texas Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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The Concho County Courthouse was built in 1883 by noted architect F. E. Ruffini.&nbsp; Although it has been remodeled, the building is still in use today.  
 
The Concho County Courthouse was built in 1883 by noted architect F. E. Ruffini.&nbsp; Although it has been remodeled, the building is still in use today.  
  
Concho County Courthouse<br>County Clerk - Barbara Hoffman<br>152 N. Roberts<br>P.O. Box 98<br>Paint Rock, Texas 76866
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Concho County Courthouse<br>County Clerk - Barbara Hoffman<br>152 N. Roberts<br>P.O. Box 98<br>Paint Rock, Texas 76866  
  
[http://www.co.concho.tx.us/ips/cms Concho County Government website]
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[http://www.co.concho.tx.us/ips/cms Concho County Government website]  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1858--'''Concho County was created 1 February 1858 from [[Bexar County, Texas|Bexar]] County. The county was not organized until 1879.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Paint Rock <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1858--'''Concho County was created 1 February 1858 from [[Bexar County, Texas|Bexar]] County. The county was not organized until 1879.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Paint Rock <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Maps  ====
 
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[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site.
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[http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/txmap.htm Texas Counties Map]. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site.  
  
 
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*''Marriage Records 1879-1920, Concho County,'' 2002, published by the San Angelo Genealogical and Historical Society, 74 pages including an index. Available from the [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txsaghs/books/books.htm San Angelo Genealogical and Historical Society]
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*''Marriage Records 1879-1920, Concho County,'' 2002, published by the San Angelo Genealogical and Historical Society, 74 pages including an index. Available from the [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txsaghs/books/books.htm San Angelo Genealogical and Historical Society]  
 
*[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.  
 
*[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.  
 
*[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
 
*[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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Contents

County Courthouse

The Concho County Courthouse was built in 1883 by noted architect F. E. Ruffini.  Although it has been remodeled, the building is still in use today.

Concho County Courthouse
County Clerk - Barbara Hoffman
152 N. Roberts
P.O. Box 98
Paint Rock, Texas 76866

Concho County Government website

History

Parent County

1858--Concho County was created 1 February 1858 from Bexar County. The county was not organized until 1879.  County seat: Paint Rock [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Concho | Eden | Eola | Lightner | Lowake | Millersview | Paint Rock | Pasche | Vick

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Concho County History: 1858-1958, 2 vols., 1959, by Hazie LeFevre.
  • Concho County History from the Handbook of Texas Online.

Maps

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

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Marriage Records 1879-1920, Concho County, 2002, published by the San Angelo Genealogical and Historical Society, 74 pages including an index. Available from the San Angelo Genealogical and Historical Society
  • 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

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).