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Camp County, Texas Facts

Camp County

When was Camp County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on April 6, 1874 from Upshur County. This county was named for John Lafayette Camp (1828–1891), a Texas state senator.

What is the County Seat of Camp County, TX?
The County Seat is located in Pittsburg also, the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Camp County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Titus County (north), Morris County (east), Upshur County (south), Wood County (southwest), Franklin County (west) .

What cities and towns are in Camp County, TX?
Cities and towns located in the County include Pittsburg, Rocky Mound.

Camp County, TX Vital Records

Where can find Camp County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Camp County vital records can be found at the Texas Office of Vital Records has copies of birth and death records reported from 1903. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Texas for current fees and application process.

You can search online for Camp County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Texas Birth and Death Certificate, Marriage or Divorce Verification Application to mail.

Camp County, TX Census Records

What Camp County, TX census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Camp County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.

Camp Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1880. Camp Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1880. Camp Co. Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890.

Another census resource is the Texas, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index from 1820-1890. One can find free online and printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Texas Census Records Research Guide.

Camp County, TX Courthouse and Government Records

Camp County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Camp County Courthouse?
The below facts shows exactly what death, marriage, birth, property, wills, and court records are typically in Camp County. The years listed below are the first noted records with this county. See Also Texas Corthouse Records Research Guide.

  • Camp County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
    • Address: 126 Church Street, Pittsburg 75686
  • Camp County Clerk is the place where all transactions having to do with land are recorded and kept on file. They take marriage license applications, issues marriage licenses, files the license after the marriage, and maintains a permanent record of the marriage, surveys and plats of subdivisions, Armed Forces discharge papers for all veterans who reside in the county. Some naturalization records have been found with the deeds.
    • Phone: (903) 856-2731
    • Birth & Death Records: 1903
    • Marriage Records: 1874
    • Land Records: 1874
    • Probate Records: 1871
    • Court Records: 1874
  • Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910
  • Texas Land Title Abstracts
  • BLM Land Records

Camp County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Camp County, TX?
A list of Camp County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Texas Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.

Where can I connect with other Camp County, TX Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Camp County, TX?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Camp County.

Camp Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Camp Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Camp Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Camp Co. TX General and History Websites

Camp Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Camp Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Camp Co. TX Military Records

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