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Schleicher County, Texas
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Schleicher County, Texas Facts

Schleicher County

When was Schleicher County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on April 1, 1887 (organized on July 1901 ) from Crockett County. This county was named for Gustav Schleicher, engineer and U.S. Congressman from Texas .

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

What counties are adjacent to Schleicher County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Tom Green County (north), Menard County (east), Sutton County (south), Crockett County (west), Irion County (northwest).

What cities and towns are in Schleicher County, TX?
Cities and towns located in the County include Eldorado.

Schleicher County, TX Vital Records

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

Schleicher County, TX Census Records

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

Schleicher 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.

Schleicher County, TX Courthouse and Government Records

Schleicher County Courthouse

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

  • Schleicher County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
    • Address: P.O. Drawer 580, Eldorado 76936
  • Schleicher 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) 853-2833
    • Birth & Death Records: 1903
    • Marriage Records: 1901
    • Land Records: 1901
    • Probate Records: 1901
    • Court Records: 1901
  • Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910
  • Texas Land Title Abstracts
  • BLM Land Records

Schleicher County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Schleicher Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Schleicher Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Schleicher Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Schleicher Co. TX General and History Websites

Schleicher Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Schleicher Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Schleicher Co. TX Military Records

Schleicher Co. TX Schools & Directories

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