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Menard County, Texas
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Menard County, Texas Facts

When was Menard County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on January 22, 1858 (organized on May 8, 1871 ) from Bexar Land District .

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

What counties are adjacent to Menard County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Concho CountyMcCulloch CountyMason CountyKimble CountySchleicher County.

Menard County, TX Vital Records

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

Menard County, TX Census Records

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

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

Menard County, TX Courthouse and Government Records

Menard County Courthouse

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

Menard County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Menard Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Menard Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Menard Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Menard Co. TX General and History Websites

Menard Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Menard Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Menard Co. TX Military Records