Brazos County, Texas Genealogy Guide

Brazos County, Texas (Map It) was created on January 30, 1841 from Washington County and Robertson County. This county was named for the Brazos River .. Learn More About State of Texas History

Brazos County is bordered by Madison County (northeast), Grimes County (east), Washington County (south), Burleson County (southwest), Robertson County (northwest) .

Brazos County Cities and Towns include Bryan, College Station, Kurten, Millican, Wixon Valley.. A Map of Brazos County, Texas contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Brazos County, Texas Courthouse Records

Brazos County, Texas Courthouse
Brazos County, TX Courthouse

The Brazos County Courthouse is located in Bryan, 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 Brazos 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.

  • Brazos County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1903, Marriage Records from 1841, Land Records from 1841, Probate Records from 1844 and Court Records from 1841. 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.
  • Brazos 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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