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== County Courthouse  ==
== County Courthouse  ==
Wilbarger County; 1700 Wilbarger St; Vernon, TX 76384-4742; Ph. 940.552.5486 Details: (Co Clk has b, m, d, pro, ct & land rec from 1900; Dis Clk has div rec; City Sec has bur rec)
Wilbarger County Courthouse<br> 1700 Wilbarger Street<br> Vernon, TX 76384-4742<br> Phone: 940.552.5486&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth, marriage, death, probate, court <br>and land records from 1900; District Clerk has divorce<br>records; City Secretart has burial records
== History  ==
== History  ==

Revision as of 17:29, 10 September 2012

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Wilbarger County, Texas
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Location in the state of Texas
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Location of Texas in the U.S.
Founded February 1, 1858
County Seat Vernon
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County Courthouse

Wilbarger County Courthouse
1700 Wilbarger Street
Vernon, TX 76384-4742
Phone: 940.552.5486 

County Clerk has birth, marriage, death, probate, court
and land records from 1900; District Clerk has divorce
records; City Secretart has burial records


Wilbarger was part of Peter's Colony until 1858. Doan's Crossing and Store, a trading post, was established in 1878.

Parent County

1858--Wilbarger County was created 1 February 1858 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Vernon [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties






Local Histories



  • 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





Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Carnegie City-County Library
2810 Wilbarger St
Vernon, TX 76384
Phone: (940) 552-2462

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

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • 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.
  • USGenWeb Texas Archives Vital statistics, maps, obituaries, Bible records, tombstone transcriptions and many other records.
  • Wilbarger County  ~  TXGenWeb


  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).