Dimmit County, Texas Genealogy Guide

Dimmit County, Texas (Map It) was created on February 1, 1858 from Bexar County, Maverick County, Webb CountyUvalde County. This county was named for Philip Dimmitt, a major figure in the Texas Revolution .. Learn More About State of Texas History

Dimmit County is bordered by Zavala County (north), Frio County (northeast), La Salle County (east), Webb County (south), Maverick County (west) .

Dimmit County Cities and Towns include Asherton, Big Wells, Carrizo Springs.. A Map of Dimmit County, Texas contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Dimmit County, Texas Courthouse Records

Dimmit County, Texas Courthouse
Dimmit County, TX Courthouse

The Dimmit County Courthouse is located in Carrizo Springs, Texas. Learn More About State of Texas Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH.  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicate what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Dimmit county. The date listed for each category of record is usually the earliest registration filed. The earliest date does not indicate that there are numerous records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually registered. Some early records  prior to organization on November 2, 1880 may be located in Webb County and Maverick County

  • Dimmit County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1903, Marriage Records from 1881, Land Records from 1880, Probate Records from 1881 and Court Records from 1881. The County Clerk's office is the place where all transactions having to do with land are recorded and kept on file. They take marriage license applications, issues marriage licenses, files the license after the marriage, and maintains a permanent record of the marriage, surveys and plats of subdivisions, Armed Forces discharge papers for all veterans who reside in the county. Some naturalization records have been found with the deeds.
  • Dimmit County Tax Assessor-Collector Office is responsible for the the assessment of taxes on each property in the county and collection of that tax

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