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Bandera County, Texas
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Bandera County, Texas Facts

When was Bandera County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on January 26, 1856 from Bexar CountyUvalde County and Non-County Area .

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

What counties are adjacent to Bandera County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Kerr CountyKendall CountyBexar CountyMedina CountyUvalde CountyReal County .

Bandera County, TX Vital Records

Where can find Bandera County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Bandera 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 Bandera County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Texas Birth and Death CertificateMarriage or Divorce Verification Application to mail.

Bandera County, TX Census Records

What Bandera County, TX census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Bandera County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

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

Bandera County, TX Courthouse and Government Records

Bandera County Courthouse

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

Bandera County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Bandera Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Bandera Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Bandera Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Bandera Co. TX General and History Websites

Bandera Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Bandera Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Bandera Co. TX Military Records