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

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County Courthouse

Sabine County Courthouse
PO Drawer 580
Hemphill, TX 75948
Phone: 409.787.3786 

County Clerk has birth and death records from 1903,
marriage records from 1880, land records from 1875
and probate records; District Clerk has divorce and 
court records[1]


It was the Sabine District of the Department of Nacogdoches and became the municipality of Sabine in 1835.

Parent County

1836--Sabine County was created 17 March 1836 from an old Mexican Municipality. County seat: Hemphill [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1875--Courthouse and all county records were destroyed by fire in November 1875.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties






Local Histories






Vital Records

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), Sabine County, Texas. Page 673 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).


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