Burleson County, Texas Genealogy Guide

Burleson County, Texas (Map It) was created on January 15, 1842 from Milam County and Washington County. This county was named for Edward Burleson (1798–1851), a general of the Texas Revolution and Vice President of the Republic of Texas .. Learn More About State of Texas History

Burleson County is bordered by Robertson County (north), Brazos County (northeast), Washington County (southeast), Lee County (southwest), Milam County (northwest) .

Burleson County Cities and Towns include Caldwell, Snook, Somerville.. A Map of Burleson County, Texas contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Burleson County, Texas Courthouse Records

Burleson County, Texas Courthouse
Burleson County, TX Courthouse

The Burleson County Courthouse is located in Caldwell, 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 Burleson 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.

  • Burleson County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1903, Marriage Records from 1846, Land Records from 1841, Probate Records from 1848 and Court Records from 1880. 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.
  • Burleson 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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