Schleicher County, Texas Genealogy

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

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Founded April 1, 1887
County Seat Eldorado
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Contents

County Courthouse

Schleicher County Courthouse
PO Drawer 580;
Eldorado, TX 76936
Phone: 915.853.2833 

County Clerk has birth and death records from 1903,
marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1901
and land records from 1889[1]

History

Parent County

1887--Schleicher County was created 1 April 1887 from Crockett County. County seat: Eldorado [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Adams | Eldorado | Hulldale

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American

Cemeteries

Census

Churches

Court

Land

Local Histories

Local histories are available for Schleicher 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.

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Probate records of Texas have been kept by the probate clerk in each county courthouse. You can obtain copies of the records from the clerk's office. In most counties, all information pertaining to a probate case is recorded in the "probate minutes."

Content: Probate Records may give the decedent's date of death, names of his or her spouse, children, parents, siblings, in-laws, neighbors, associates, relatives, and their places of residence.

Record types: Wills, estates, guardianships, naturalizations, marriage, adoption, and birth and death records.

See the Wiki page Texas Probate Records for information about how to use probate records.

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Schleicher County Public Library
201 Sw Main St
Eldorado, TX 76936
Phone: (325) 853-3767

Society Hill  ~  Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies

Web Sites

References

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