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San Jacinto County, Texas
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San Jacinto County, Texas Facts

When was San Jacinto County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on August 13, 1869 from Polk CountyLiberty CountyMontgomery County and Walker County.

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

What counties are adjacent to San Jacinto County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Trinity CountyPolk CountyLiberty CountyMontgomery CountyWalker County.

San Jacinto County, TX Vital Records

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

San Jacinto County, TX Census Records

What San Jacinto County, TX census records are available?
There are many types of census records for San Jacinto County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 18701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

San Jacinto Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1870 and 1880. San Jacinto Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1870 and 1880. San Jacinto 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.

San Jacinto County, TX Courthouse and Government Records

San Jacinto County Courthouse

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

San Jacinto County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

San Jacinto Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

San Jacinto Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

San Jacinto Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

San Jacinto Co. TX General and History Websites

San Jacinto Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

San Jacinto Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

San Jacinto Co. TX Military Records

San Jacinto Co. TX Schools & Directories