Llano County, Texas
Genealogy, History & Facts
Llano County, Texas Facts
When was Llano County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on February 1, 1856 from Bexar County and Gillespie County. This county was named for the Llano River (Llano is Spanish for "plains").
What is the County Seat of Llano County, TX?
The County Seat is located in Llano also, the county government website is www.co.llano.tx.us/.
What counties are adjacent to Llano County, TX?
Bordering Counties are San Saba County (north), Burnet County (east), Blanco County (southeast), Gillespie County (south), Mason County (west).
What cities and towns are in Llano County, TX?
Cities and towns located in the County include Horseshoe Bay, Kingsland, Sunrise Beach Village.
Llano County, TX Vital Records
Where can find Llano County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Llano 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 Llano 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.
- Texas, Llano County Birth Records 1880-1926
- Texas, Llano County Death Records 1900-1964
- Texas, Llano County Marriage Records 1880-2010
- U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007
- Social Security Death Index
- Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-10 and 1926-29
- Texas Birth Records 1927-2010
- Texas, Birth Certificates, 1903-1935
- Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997
- Texas, Births and Christenings, 1840-1981
- Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977
- Texas Marriage Records 1966 to 2008
- Texas Marriage Collection, 1814-1909 and 1966-2002
- Texas, Marriages, 1837-1973
- Texas, Marriages, 1966-2010
- Texas Divorce Index, 1968-2002
- Texas Divorce Records 1968 to 2008
- Texas Death Certificates, 1890-1976
- Texas Death Records 1964-2010
- Texas Death Index, 1903-2000
- Texas, Deaths and Burials, 1903-1973
- Texas, Deaths, 1890-1976
- Texas, Deaths, 1977-1986
Llano County, TX Census Records
What Llano County, TX census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Llano 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.
Llano Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1860, 1870 and 1880. Llano Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1860, 1870 and 1880. Llano 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.
Llano County, TX Courthouse and Government Records
Llano County Courthouse
What genealogical records can I find in the Llano County Courthouse?
The below facts shows exactly what death, marriage, birth, property, wills, and court records are typically in Llano County. The years listed below are the first noted records with this county. See Also Texas Corthouse Records Research Guide.
PLEASE READ FIRST!!! Please call the clerk's department to confirm hours, mailing address, fees and other specifics before visiting or requesting information because of sometimes changing contact information. The Department Offices DO NOT DO RESEARCH. The files are available to interested parties, barring private issues. Many staff will guide individuals in locating the materials, however it's up to the person to carry out the research. Courthouse was destroyed and many county records were destroyed by fire in December 1873. Again courthouse was entirely consumed by fire in Oct of 1880, destroying the office of the district and county clerk, containing all the county records, etc (more). Courthouse, built in 1885, was destroyed by fire on January 23, 1892. Papers and records of the clerks office were the only records saved. The tower and parts of the interior of the Llano County Courthouse, built in 1893, was damaged by fire in Sept 1932. Also fire destroyed the courthouse Dec, 17, 1951, county's oldest records were destroyed. (more)
- Llano County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
- Address: P.O. Box 40, Llano 78643
- Llano 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) 247-4455
- Birth & Death Records: 1903
- Marriage Records: 1880
- Land Records: 1875
- Probate Records: 1881
- Court Records: 1882
- Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910
- Texas Land Title Abstracts
- BLM Land Records
Llano County, TX Societies and Family History Resources
What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Llano County, TX?
A list of Llano County Historical and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Texas Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.
- Kingsland Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 952, Kingsland, TX 78639
- Hill Country Genealogical Society, Prairie Mt. Rt., LLano, TX 78643
- Llano Co. Records Available on Microfilm (tsl.state.tx.us)
- Texas State Library and Archives Commission, P.O. Box 12927, Austin, TX 78711-2927
- Texas Genealogical Society, 2505 Beluche Drive, Galveston 77551
Where can I connect with other Llano County, TX Researchers through message boards and forums?
What other genealogical resources are available in Llano County, TX?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Llano County.
Llano Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications
Llano Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records
Llano Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories
Llano Co. TX General and History Websites
Llano Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization
Llano Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers
Llano Co. TX Military Records