Gregg County, Texas Genealogy Guide

Gregg County, Texas (Map It) was created on April 12, 1873 from Upshur County. This county was named for John Gregg (1828–1864), a Confederate general during the Civil War.. Learn More About State of Texas History

Gregg County is bordered by Upshur County (north), Harrison County (east), Rusk County (south), Smith County (west).

Gregg County Cities and Towns include Clarksville City, Easton , Gladewater , Kilgore, Lakeport, Longview, Warren City, White Oak.. A Map of Gregg County, Texas contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Gregg County, Texas Courthouse Records

Gregg County, Texas Courthouse
Gregg County, TX Courthouse

The Gregg County Courthouse is located in Longview, 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 Gregg 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.

  • Gregg County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1873 for Birth; 1903 for death, Marriage Records from 1873, Land Records from 1873, Probate Records from 1873 and Court Records from 1873. 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.
  • Gregg 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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