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Dallam County, Texas
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Dallam County, Texas Facts

When was Dallam County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on August 21, 1876 (organized on July 28, 1891 ) from Young Territory.

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

What counties are adjacent to Dallam County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Cimarron County, Oklahoma, Sherman CountyHartley CountyUnion County, New Mexico .

Dallam County, TX Vital Records

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

Dallam County, TX Census Records

What Dallam County, TX census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Dallam County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Dallam Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1880. Dallam Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1880. Dallam 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.

Dallam County, TX Courthouse and Government Records

Dallam County Courthouse

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

Dallam County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Dallam Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Dallam Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Dallam Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Dallam Co. TX General and History Websites

Dallam Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Dallam Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Dallam Co. TX Military Records