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Robertson County, Texas Facts

Robertson County

When was Robertson County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on December 14, 1837 from Milam County, Nacogdoches County. This county was named for Sterling Clack Robertson, an empresario in Mexican Texas.

What is the County Seat of Robertson County, TX?
The County Seat is located in Franklin also, the county government website is www.co.robertson.tx.us/.

What counties are adjacent to Robertson County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Limestone County (north), Leon County (northeast), Brazos County (southeast), Burleson County (south), Milam County (southwest), Falls County (northwest).

What cities and towns are in Robertson County, TX?
Cities and towns located in the County include Bremond, Calvert, Franklin, Hearne.


Robertson County, TX Vital Records

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


Robertson County, TX Census Records

What Robertson County, TX census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Robertson County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.

Robertson Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Robertson Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Robertson Co. Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. The Slave Schedules exist for 1850 & 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.


Robertson County, TX Courthouse and Government Records


Robertson County Courthouse

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

  • Robertson County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
    • Address: P.O. Box 1029, Franklin 77856
  • Robertson 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: (979) 828-4130
    • Birth & Death Records: 1903
    • Marriage Records: 1838
    • Land Records: 1838
    • Probate Records: 1838
    • Court Records: 1838
  • Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910
  • Texas Land Title Abstracts
  • BLM Land Records

Robertson County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Robertson Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Robertson Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Robertson Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Robertson Co. TX General and History Websites

Robertson Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Robertson Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Robertson Co. TX Military Records

Robertson Co. TX Schools & Directories

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