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Reagan County, Texas Facts

Reagan County

When was Reagan County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on March 7, 1903 from Tom Green County. This county was named for John H. Reagan (1818–1905), Confederate postmaster general, U.S. Congressman, and Governor of Texas .

What is the County Seat of Reagan County, TX?
The County Seat is located in Big Lake also, the county government website is unknown.

What counties are adjacent to Reagan County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Glasscock County (north), Sterling County (northeast), Tom Green County (east), Irion County (east), Crockett County (south), Upton County (west).

What cities and towns are in Reagan County, TX?
Cities and towns located in the County include Big Lake.

Reagan County, TX Vital Records

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

Reagan County, TX Census Records

What Reagan County, TX census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Reagan County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1910, 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.

Reagan County, TX Courthouse and Government Records

Reagan County Courthouse

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

  • Reagan County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
    • Address: P.O. Box 100, Big Lake 76932
  • Reagan 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) 884-2442
    • Birth & Death Records: 1903
    • Marriage Records: 1903
    • Land Records: 1903
    • Probate Records: 1903 
    • Court Records: 1903
  • Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910
  • Texas Land Title Abstracts
  • BLM Land Records

Reagan County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Reagan Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Reagan Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Reagan Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Reagan Co. TX General and History Websites

Reagan Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Reagan Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Reagan Co. TX Military Records

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