Blanco County, Texas Genealogy
|Blanco County, Texas|
Location in the state of Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
|Founded||February 12, 1858|
|County Seat||Johnson City|
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
P.O. Box 65
Johnson City, TX 78636
FAX: (830) 868-4158
Blanco Valley was first settled in 1853.
The County was name for Blanco River.
1876--Courthouse and most, if not all, county records were destroyed by fire in August 1876.
Towns and Cities: Blanco | Cypress Mills | Johnson City | Round Mountain.
- Blanco County Look-ups Volunteers for Blanco County to do look-ups ~ Blanco County, TXGenWeb
- Local Blanco County, Texas Resources ~ Blanco County, TXGenWeb
- Blanco County Cemeteries Complete list of Blanco County Cemeteries ~ Blanco County, TXGenWeb
- Tombstone Transcription Project ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb
- Texas Historic Cemeteries ~ Partial indexes to historic cemeteries
- African American Cemeteries Online ~ Partial index/transcriptions of African American cemeteries
- Cemetery Junction ~ Links to cemetery transcriptions
- Index to Probate Records of Blanco County, Texas ~ Blanco County, TXGenWeb
- A History of Blanco County, 1965, by John W. Speer ; edited by Henry C. Armbruster.
- Blanco County History, 1979, by John Stribling Moursund.
- Blanco County Families for 100 Years, 1981, by John Stribling Moursund, edited by Mabel Stribling.
- Heritage of Blanco County, Texas, 1987, by Blanco County News.
- The Valley Between the Colorado and the Pedernales a land of flitter trees ad honey, the early days of Clover, Corwin, Cypress Mills, Double Horn, Fall Creek, Haynie Flat, Mud, Rockvale, Shovel Mountain, Spicewood, 1996, by Madolyn Frasier and Mary Albers Thompson; Spicewood Area Historical Focus Group.
- Museums ~ List of all museums in Texas ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Historical Markers of Blanco County, Texas~Texas historical Markers
- Blanco Historical Commission
- History of Blanco County, Texas ~ Blanco County, TXGenWeb
- Historical Maps ~ From the Republic to the Turn of the Century ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site
- Blanco County Military link ~ Blanco County, TXGenWeb
- Military Resources ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Fallen Heroes ~ Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Honoring Our Veterans ~ Partial index of veterans from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Blanco County Newspaper Articles Various Newspaper Articles
- Obituaries for Blanco County ~ Blanco County, TXGenWeb
- Obituary Resources ~ Links to research and locate obituaries ~ Hidden Ancestors
- USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project ~ Texas
- Afrigeneas ~ African American death notices, obituaries and funeral programs compiled by users from current newspapers and historical sources
- Obituary Depot ~ Texas Newspaper Citations
- Obituary Project ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Obituary Daily Times ~ Citations to over 15,000,000 obituaries including interactive search function
- Search Tax, Criminal, Land and Wills Records ~ Ancestry.com (subscription)
- Blanco County Birth Records 1926-1995 ~ Blanco County, TXGenWeb
- Blanco County Death Records 1965-1999 ~ Blanco County, TXGenWeb
- [ http://www.txgenweb2.org/txblanco/blmar.html Blanco County Marriage Records 1876-1880] ~ Blanco County, TXGenWeb
- Blanco County Marriage Records General Index to Marriage For Blanco County ~ Blanco County, TXGenWeb
- Marriage & Divorce Records Complete Listing 1966-2001~ Blanco County, TXGenWeb
- 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.
- Texas Marriage Records 1966 - 2005 ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Texas Divorce Records 1968 - 2005 ~ Hidden Ancestors
- USGenWeb Census Project ~ Texas 1850 - 1930
Societies and Libraries
Johnson City Library
209 Nugent St
Johnson City, TX 78636
Phone: (830) 868-4469
Blanco County South Library District
1118 Main St Ste A
Blanco, TX 78606
Phone: (830) 833-4280
- Blanco County, TXGenWeb
- TXGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the county.
- Hidden Ancestors Information on Texas genealogy research as well as genealogy research in general.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Cyndi's List ~ Texas
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).