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Maverick County, Texas Facts

Maverick County

When was Maverick County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on February 2, 1856 (organized on Sepember 4, 1871 ) from Kinney County. This county was named for Samuel Augustus Maverick (1803–1870), a rancher, signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence, and representative in the Republic of Texas legislature .

What is the County Seat of Maverick County, TX?
The County Seat is located in Eagle Pass also, the county government website is www.co.maverick.tx.us.

What counties are adjacent to Maverick County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Kinney County (north), Zavala County (east), Dimmit County (east), State of Coahuila, Mexico (southwest).

What cities and towns are in Maverick County, TX?
Cities and towns located in the County include Eagle Pass.


Maverick County, TX Vital Records

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


Maverick County, TX Census Records

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

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


Maverick County, TX Courthouse and Government Records


Maverick County Courthouse

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

  • Maverick County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
    • Address: 500 Quarry Street, Suite 2, Eagle Pass 78852
  • Maverick 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: (830) 773-2829
    • Birth & Death Records: 1903
    • Marriage Records: 1871
    • Land Records: 1871
    • Probate Records: 1871 
    • Court Records: 1871
  • Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910
  • Texas Land Title Abstracts
  • BLM Land Records

Maverick County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Maverick Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Maverick Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Maverick Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Maverick Co. TX General and History Websites

Maverick Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Maverick Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Maverick Co. TX Military Records

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