Kendall County, Texas Genealogy Guide

Kendall County, Texas (Map It) was created on January 10, 1862 from Kerr County and Blanco County. This county was named for George Wilkins Kendall, an early journalist and sheep rancher who gained national fame as a war correspondent during the Mexican-American War.. Learn More About State of Texas History

Kendall County is bordered by Gillespie County (north), Blanco County (northeast), Comal County (southeast), Bexar County (south), Bandera County (southwest), Kerr County (west).

Kendall County Cities and Towns include Boerne, Fair Oaks Ranch.. A Map of Kendall County, Texas contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Kendall County, Texas Courthouse Records

Kendall County, Texas Courthouse
Kendall County, TX Courthouse

The Kendall County Courthouse is located in Boerne, 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 Kendall 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.

  • Kendall County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1903, Marriage Records from 1867, Land Records from 1862, Probate Records from 1862 and Court Records from 1862. 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.
  • Kendall 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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