Travis County, Texas Genealogy

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*[http://interment.net/us/tx/travis.htm Interment.net]  ~  Transcriptions and partial transcriptions for Travis County cemeteries  (limited list)  

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Travis County, Texas
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Map of Texas highlighting Travis County
Location in the state of Texas
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Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 25, 1840
County Seat Austin
Courthouse
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Contents

County Courthouse

Travis County Courthouse
100 Guadalupe Street #222
PO Box 1748
Austin, Texas 78767
Phone: 512.473.9188

County Clerk has birth and death records
from 1903, marriage, probate, court and
land records from 1840[1]

History

Parent County

1840--Travis County was created 25 January 1840 from Bastrop County. County seat: Austin [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Texas Disasters

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Austin
  • Austin Texas Oak Hills Stake

City Directories

Austin City Directories, digital books online from The Portal to Texas History:

1872-1873 | 1877-1878 | 1881-1882 | 1885-1886 | 1889-1890 | 1893-1894 | 1897-1898 | 1900-1901 | 1906-1907 | 1912-1913 | 1918 | 1922

Court

Texas Naturalization Records  1906-1999   ~  FamilySearch record collection

Land

Original Land Owners of Texas - Travis County  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers


Obituaries

Travis County Obituaries ~  USGenWeb Archives Project  (limited list)

Probate

Taxation

Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910  ~  FamilySearch records collection

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
Deaths
Divorce

Events

Roots, Boots, & Brisket - Annual family history conference co-sponsered by the Austin Texas Oak Hills Stake

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Travis County, Texas. Page 675 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).