Coleman County, Texas Genealogy Guide

Coleman County, Texas (Map It) was created on February 1, 1858 from Brown County and Travis County. This county was named for Robert M. Coleman, a signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence and soldier at the Battle of San Jacinto.. Learn More About State of Texas History

Coleman County is bordered by Callahan County (north), Brown County (east), McCulloch County (south), Concho County (southwest), Runnels County (west), Taylor County (northwest) .

Coleman County Cities and Towns include Coleman, Novice, Santa Anna.. A Map of Coleman County, Texas contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Coleman County, Texas Courthouse Records

Coleman County, Texas Courthouse
Coleman County, TX Courthouse

The Coleman County Courthouse is located in Coleman, 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 Coleman 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 October 6, 1864 may be located in Brown County

  • Coleman County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1903, Marriage Records from 1876, Land Records from 1876, Probate Records from 1876 and Court Records from 1876. 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.
  • Coleman 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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