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Revision as of 06:32, 22 March 2011

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County Courthouse


Parent County

1858--McMullen County was created 1 February 1858 from Atascosa, Bexar, and Live Oak Counties,but ws not organized until 1877.  County seat: Originally Dog Town, name changed to Tilden [1] [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Records from the first, short-lived organization have not survived.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Calliham | Tilden

Neighboring Counties



  1.  TXGenWeb-cemeterires  has all the cemeteries and some photos.




Local Histories

  • McMullen County History, 1981, by the McMullen County History Book Committee.
  • McMullen County History from the Handbook of Texas Online.


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





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

  • TEXAS GenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the county


  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. Handbook of Texas Online: McMullen County http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hcm09