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Burnet County, Texas
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Burnet County, Texas Facts

When was Burnet County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on February 5, 1852 from Bell CountyWilliamson County and Travis County.

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

What counties are adjacent to Burnet County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Lampasas CountyBell CountyWilliamson CountyTravis CountyBlanco CountyLlano CountySan Saba County.

Burnet County, TX Census Records

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

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

Burnet County, TX Courthouse and Government Records

Burnet County Courthouse

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

Burnet County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Burnet Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Burnet Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Burnet Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Burnet Co. TX General and History Websites

Burnet Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Burnet Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Burnet Co. TX Military Records