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Webb County, Texas
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Webb County, Texas Facts

When was Webb County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on January 28, 1848 from Bexar County and Nueces County.

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

What counties are adjacent to Webb County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Dimmit CountyLa Salle CountyDuval CountyJim Hogg CountyZapata CountyMaverick County, States of Coahuila, Nuevo.

Webb County, TX Vital Records

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

Webb County, TX Census Records

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

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

Webb County, TX Courthouse and Government Records

Webb County Courthouse

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

Webb County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Webb Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Webb Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Webb Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Webb Co. TX General and History Websites

Webb Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Webb Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Webb Co. TX Military Records

Webb Co. TX Schools & Directories