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Concho County, Texas
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Concho County, Texas Facts

Concho County

When was Concho County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on February 1, 1858 (organized on March 11, 1879) from Bexar County. This county was named for the Concho River.

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

What counties are adjacent to Concho County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Runnels County (north), Coleman County (northeast), McCulloch County (east), Menard County (south), Tom Green County (west).

What cities and towns are in Concho County, TX?
Cities and towns located in the County include Eden, Paint Rock.

Concho County, TX Vital Records

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

Concho County, TX Census Records

What Concho County, TX census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Concho 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.

Concho Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1860, 1870 and 1880. Concho Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1860, 1870 and 1880. Concho 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.

Concho County, TX Courthouse and Government Records

Concho County Courthouse

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

  • Concho County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
    • Address: P.O. Box 98, Paint Rock 76866
  • Concho 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) 732-4322
    • Birth & Death Records: 1903
    • Marriage Records: 1879
    • Land Records: 1879
    • Probate Records: 1879 
    • Court Records: 1880
  • Texas, Concho County Records, 1849-2008
  • Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910
  • Texas Land Title Abstracts
  • BLM Land Records

Concho County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Concho Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Concho Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Concho Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Concho Co. TX General and History Websites

Concho Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Concho Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Concho Co. TX Military Records

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