Midland County, Texas Genealogy

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

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County Courthouse

Midland County Courthouse
PO Box 211
Midland, Texas 79702
Phone: 915.688.1059

County Clerk has birth and death records from 1917,
marriage and land records from 1885 and probate
records from 1911; District Clerk has diviorce and
court records[1]


Parent County

1885--Midland County was created 4 March 1885 from Tom Green County. County seat: Midland [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties







Local Histories

Local histories are available for Midland County, Texas Genealogy. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories, see the wiki page section Texas Local Histories.






Vital Records

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents.

Certified birth and death certificates or birth and death verifications can be ordered online or by mail at the Texas Vital Records State Department of Health. Copies can also be obtained from the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred and are often less expensive. You can also order them online through a third party company.

Marriages records can be obtained from the county the marriage occurred. Only marriage verifications can be obtained from the Texas Vital Records State Department of Health.

See Texas Vital Records for more information about Vital records in Texas.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

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


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Midland County, Texas. Page 670 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).