Presidio County, Texas Genealogy Guide

Presidio County, Texas (Map It) was created on January 3, 1850 from Bexar County. This county was named for Presidio del Norte, an eighteenth-century fort and settlement on the south side of the Rio Grande.. Learn More About State of Texas History

Presidio County is bordered by Jeff Davis County (north), Brewster County (east), State of Chihuahua, Mexicolies (south).

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

Presidio County, Texas Courthouse Records

Presidio County, Texas Courthouse
Presidio County, TX Courthouse

The Presidio County Courthouse is located in Marfa, 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 Presidio 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 1875 may be located in El Paso County

  • Presidio County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1903, Marriage Records from 1875, Land Records from 1875, Probate Records from 1875 and Court Records from 1875. 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.
  • Presidio 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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