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Comanche County, Texas
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Comanche County, Texas Facts

Comanche County

When was Comanche County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on January 25, 1856 from Non-County Area, Coryell County and Bosque County. This county was named for the Comanche Native American tribe .

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

What counties are adjacent to Comanche County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Erath County (northeast), Hamilton County (southeast), Mills County (south), Brown County (southwest), Eastland County (northwest) .

What cities and towns are in Comanche County, TX?
Cities and towns located in the County include Comanche, De Leon, Gustine.

Comanche County, TX Vital Records

Where can find Comanche County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Comanche 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 Comanche 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.

Comanche County, TX Census Records

What Comanche County, TX census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Comanche County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.

Comanche Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1860, 1870 and 1880. Comanche Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1860, 1870 and 1880. Comanche Co. Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. The Slave Schedules exist for 1860.

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.

Comanche County, TX Courthouse and Government Records

Comanche County Courthouse

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

  • Comanche County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
    • Address: 101 West Central, Comanche 76442
  • Comanche 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: (325) 356-2655
    • Birth & Death Records: 1903
    • Marriage Records: 1856
    • Land Records: 1856
    • Probate Records: 1856
    • Court Records: 1858
  • Texas, Comanche County Records, 1858-1955
  • Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910
  • Texas Land Title Abstracts
  • BLM Land Records

Comanche County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Comanche Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Comanche Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Comanche Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Comanche Co. TX General and History Websites

Comanche Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Comanche Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Comanche Co. TX Military Records

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