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Jim Hogg County, Texas
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Jim Hogg County, Texas Facts

JimHogg County

When was Jim Hogg County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on March 13, 1913 from Brooks County and Duval County. This county was named for James Stephen Hogg, the twentieth governor of Texas (1891–1895).

What is the County Seat of Jim Hogg County, TX?
The County Seat is located in Hebbronville also, the county government website is unknown.

What counties are adjacent to Jim Hogg County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Duval County (north), Brooks County (east), Starr County (south), Zapata County (west), Webb County (northwest).

What cities and towns are in Jim Hogg County, TX?
Cities and towns located in the County include None.

Jim Hogg County, TX Vital Records

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

Jim Hogg County, TX Census Records

What Jim Hogg County, TX census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Jim Hogg County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1920, 1930, 1940.

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.

Jim Hogg County, TX Courthouse and Government Records

Jim Hogg County Courthouse

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

  • Jim Hogg County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
    • Address: P.O. Box 878, Hebbronville 78361
  • Jim Hogg 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: (361) 527-4031
    • Birth & Death Records: 1913
    • Marriage Records: 1913
    • Land Records: 1913
    • Probate Records: 1913 
    • Court Records: 1913
  • Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910
  • Texas Land Title Abstracts
  • BLM Land Records

Jim Hogg County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

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Jim Hogg Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Jim Hogg Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Jim Hogg Co. TX Military Records

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