Martin County, Texas

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*''Martin County: The First Thirty Years'' by Pat W. Hull and Fay E. Smithson (Hereford, Texas: Pioneer, 1970)
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*[http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hcm03 Martin County History] from the Handbook of Texas Online<br>
  
 
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Revision as of 02:09, 22 March 2013

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Guide to Martin County Texas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Contents

County Courthouse

Martin County Courthouse
PO Box 906
Stanton, TX 79782
Phone: 915.756.3412

County Clerk has birth and death records
from 1910, marriage, court, divorce and probate 
records from 1885 and land records[1]

History

The first settlers arrived in 1881.

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Martin County: The First Thirty Years by Pat W. Hull and Fay E. Smithson (Hereford, Texas: Pioneer, 1970)
  • Martin County, Texas by the Martin County Historical Commission (Dallas: Taylor, 1979)
  • Martin 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

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites


References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Martin County, Texas. Page 669 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).