Jasper County, Texas Genealogy Guide

Jasper County, Texas (Map It) was created on March 17, 1836 as one of the original 23 counties . This county was named for William Jasper (1750–1779), an American Revolutionary War hero.. Learn More About State of Texas History

Jasper County is bordered by San Augustine County (north), Sabine County (northeast), Newton County (east), Orange County (south), Hardin County (southwest), Tyler County (west), Angelina County (northwest).

Jasper County Cities and Towns include Browndell, Jasper, Kirbyville.. A Map of Jasper County, Texas contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Jasper County, Texas Courthouse Records

Jasper County, Texas Courthouse
Jasper County, TX Courthouse

The Jasper County Courthouse is located in Jasper, 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 Jasper 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. Courthouse and all county records were destroyed by fire in October 1849.

  • Jasper County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1903, Marriage Records from 1858, Land Records from 1849, Probate Records from 1849 and Court Records from 1850. 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.
  • Jasper County Tax Assessor-Collector Office is responsible for the the assessment of taxes on each property in the county and collection of that tax

Jasper County, Texas Census Records

Jasper County, Texas Vital Records

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