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Nueces County, Texas
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Nueces County, Texas Facts

When was Nueces County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on April 18, 1846 from San Patrico County.

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

What counties are adjacent to Nueces County, TX?
Bordering Counties are San Patricio CountyKleberg CountyJim Wells County.

Nueces County, TX Census Records

What Nueces County, TX census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Nueces County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1850186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

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

Nueces County, TX Courthouse and Government Records

Nueces County Courthouse

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

Nueces County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Nueces Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Nueces Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Nueces Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Nueces Co. TX General and History Websites

Nueces Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Nueces Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Nueces Co. TX Military Records