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Ochiltree County, Texas
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Ochiltree County, Texas Facts

Ochiltree County

When was Ochiltree County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on August 21, 1876 (organized on Febuary 21, 1889 ) from Young Territory . This county was named for William Beck Ochiltree (1811–1867), secretary of the treasury for the Republic of Texas and legislator for the state of Texas .

What is the County Seat of Ochiltree County, TX?
The County Seat is located in Perryton also, the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Ochiltree County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Texas County, Oklahoma (north), Beaver County, Oklahoma (northeast), Lipscomb County (east), Roberts County (south), Hansford County (west).

What cities and towns are in Ochiltree County, TX?
Cities and towns located in the County include Booker, Perryton.

Ochiltree County, TX Vital Records

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

Ochiltree County, TX Census Records

What Ochiltree County, TX census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Ochiltree County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.

Ochiltree Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1880. Ochiltree Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1880. Ochiltree Co. Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890.

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.

Ochiltree County, TX Courthouse and Government Records

Ochiltree County Courthouse

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

  • Ochiltree County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
    • Address: 511 S. Main, Perryton 79070
  • Ochiltree 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: (806) 435-8039
    • Birth & Death Records: 1903
    • Marriage Records: 1889
    • Land Records: 1889
    • Probate Records: 1889 
    • Court Records: 1889
  • Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910
  • Texas Land Title Abstracts
  • BLM Land Records

Ochiltree County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Ochiltree Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Ochiltree Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Ochiltree Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Ochiltree Co. TX General and History Websites

Ochiltree Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Ochiltree Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Ochiltree Co. TX Military Records

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