Moore County, Texas

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Moore County Courthouse<br>County Clerk - Brenda McKanna <br>715 S. Dumas Ave. Room 107<br>Dumas, Texas 79029<br>  
 
Moore County Courthouse<br>County Clerk - Brenda McKanna <br>715 S. Dumas Ave. Room 107<br>Dumas, Texas 79029<br>  
  
[http://www.co.moore.tx.us/ips/cms Moore County Courthouse] <br>715 Dumas Avenue<br> Dumas, Texas 79029-0396<br> Phone: 806.935.6164 <br><br>County Clerk has birth, death, burial, probate and<br> court records from 1901, marriage records from<br> 1894 and land records from 1877; District Clerk<br> has divorce records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Moore County, Texas. Page 670 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://www.co.moore.tx.us/ips/cms Moore County Courthouse] <br>715 Dumas Avenue<br> Dumas, Texas 79029-0396<br> Phone: 806.935.6164 <br><br>County Clerk has birth, death, burial, probate and<br> court records from 1901, marriage records from<br> 1894 and land records from 1877; District Clerk<br> has divorce records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Moore County, Texas. Page 670 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

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Founded August 21, 1876
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Contents

County Courthouse

Moore County Courthouse
County Clerk - Brenda McKanna
715 S. Dumas Ave. Room 107
Dumas, Texas 79029

Moore County Courthouse
715 Dumas Avenue
Dumas, Texas 79029-0396
Phone: 806.935.6164

County Clerk has birth, death, burial, probate and
court records from 1901, marriage records from
1894 and land records from 1877; District Clerk
has divorce records[1]

History

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cactus | Dumas | Sunray | Masterson

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries


Census

Church

Court

Land

Original Land Owners of Texas ~  Moore County  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate


Taxation

Vital Records


Societies and Libraries

  • Killgore Memorial Library
    124 S Bliss Ave
    Dumas, TX 79029
    Phone: (806) 935-4941
    Website
  • Window on the Plains Museum
    1820 South Dumas Ave
    Highway 87-287
    Dumas, TX 79029
    (806) 935-3113 Fax (806) 934-3621
    website
    Monday-Saturday 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Admission is free.
  • Society Hill  ~  Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Moore 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).