Scurry County, Texas

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Revision as of 01:32, 27 March 2013

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

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Contents

County Courthouse 

Scurry County Courthouse
1806 25th Street Ste 300
Snyder, TX 79549
Phone: 915.573.5332 

County Clerk has birth and death records from 1903,
marriage, land and probate records from 1884, court
records from 1909 and military records from 1918;
District Clerk has divorce records[1]



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History

Parent County

1876--Scurry County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Snyder.  The county was named for Confederate general William Read Scurry. [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Funeral Homes

  • Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home - 3101 College Ave. Snyder, Texas 79549; (325) 573-5454
  • Wright Colonial Funeral Home - 208 37th St. Snyder, Texas 79549; (325) 573-6200
  • Hillside Memorial Gardens - Colorado City Highway Snyder, Texas 79549; (325) 573-5251

Land

Local Histories

Local histories are available for Scurry County, Texas. 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

Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site.

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998 [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.
  • Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]
    Name index and images of statewide death certificates, 1890-1976. The name index has been created by FamilySearch and is tied to images of the Texas death certificates. Few certificates are available prior to 1903.

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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