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Kimble County, Texas Facts

Kimble County

When was Kimble County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on January 22, 1858 (organized on January 3, 1876) from Bexar County. This county was named for George C. Kimbell, who died at the Battle of the Alamo (spelling differs due to an error in the bill creating the county) .

What is the County Seat of Kimble County, TX?
The County Seat is located in Junction also, the county government website is www.co.kimble.tx.us/.

What counties are adjacent to Kimble County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Menard County (north), Mason County (northeast), Gillespie County (east), Kerr County (southeast), Edwards County (southwest), Sutton County (west).

What cities and towns are in Kimble County, TX?
Cities and towns located in the County include Junction.


Kimble County, TX Vital Records

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


Kimble County, TX Census Records

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

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


Kimble County, TX Courthouse and Government Records


Kimble County Courthouse

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

  • Kimble County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
    • Address: 501 Main St., Junction 76849
  • Kimble 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) 446-3353
    • Birth & Death Records: 1903
    • Marriage Records: 1884
    • Land Records: 1884
    • Probate Records: 1884 
    • Court Records: 1884
  • Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910
  • Texas Land Title Abstracts
  • BLM Land Records

Kimble County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Kimble Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Kimble Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Kimble Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Kimble Co. TX General and History Websites

Kimble Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Kimble Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Kimble Co. TX Military Records

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