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Willacy County, Texas
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Willacy County, Texas Facts

When was Willacy County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on March 11, 1911 from Hildigo County and Cameron County.

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

What counties are adjacent to Willacy County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Kenedy CountyCameron CountyHidalgo County.

Willacy County, TX Vital Records

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

Willacy County, TX Census Records

What Willacy County, TX census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Willacy County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 192019301940.

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.

Willacy County, TX Courthouse and Government Records

Willacy County Courthouse

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

Willacy County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Willacy Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Willacy Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Willacy Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Willacy Co. TX General and History Websites

Willacy Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Willacy Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Willacy Co. TX Military Records

Willacy Co. TX Schools & Directories