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

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Kimble County, Texas
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Location in the state of Texas
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Location of Texas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 22, 1858
County Seat Junction
Courthouse
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County Courthouse

Kimble County Courthouse
501 Main Street Courthouse
Junction, TX 76849-4763
Phone: 915.446.3353

County Clerk has birth and death records from 1900,
marriage, divorce, land and court records from 1884,
probate records from early 1900’s and military records
from 1915[1]

History

Parent County

1858--Kimble County was created 22 January 1858 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Junction [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries


Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
18801,343
18902,24367.0%
19002,50311.6%
19103,26130.3%
19203,5819.8%
19304,11915.0%
19405,06422.9%
19504,619−8.8%
19603,943−14.6%
19703,904−1.0%
19804,0634.1%
19904,1221.5%
20004,4688.4%


1870 Kimble County Census  ~  TXGenWeb

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Local histories are available for Kimble 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

  • Kimble County Confederate Pension Applications  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project
  • Kimble County Vietnam War Casualties  -  USGenWeb Project
  • 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

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate


Taxation

Vital Records

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents.

Certified birth and death certificates or birth and death verifications can be ordered online or by mail at the Texas Vital Records State Department of Health. Copies can also be obtained from the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred and are often less expensive. You can also order them online through a third party company.

Marriages records can be obtained from the county the marriage occurred. Only marriage verifications can be obtained from the Texas Vital Records State Department of Health.

See Texas Vital Records for more information about Vital records in Texas.


Societies and Libraries

Kimble County Library
208 N 10th St
Junction, TX 76849
Phone: (325) 446-2342
Website

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


Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Kimble County, Texas. Page 668 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).