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Titus County, Texas Facts

Titus County

When was Titus County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on May 11, 1846 from Bowie County and Red River County. This county was named for Andrew Jackson Titus, planter and Texas state representative.

What is the County Seat of Titus County, TX?
The County Seat is located in Mount Pleasant also, the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Titus County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Red River County (north), Morris County (east), Camp County (south), Franklin County (west).

What cities and towns are in Titus County, TX?
Cities and towns located in the County include Miller's Cove, Mount Pleasant, Talco, Winfield.

Titus County, TX Vital Records

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

Titus County, TX Census Records

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

Titus Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Titus Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Titus 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.

Titus County, TX Courthouse and Government Records

Titus County Courthouse

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

  • Titus County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
    • Address: 100 W. 1st, Suite 204, Mt. Pleasant 75455
  • Titus 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: (903) 577-6796
    • Birth & Death Records: 1903
    • Marriage Records: 1895
    • Land Records: 1846
    • Probate Records: 1895
    • Court Records: 1895
  • Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910
  • Texas Land Title Abstracts
  • BLM Land Records

Titus County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Titus Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Titus Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Titus Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Titus Co. TX General and History Websites

Titus Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Titus Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Titus Co. TX Military Records

Titus Co. TX Schools & Directories

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