Roberts County, Texas Genealogy Guide

Roberts County, Texas (Map It) was created on August 21, 1876 from the Young Territory . This county was named for John S. Roberts, a signer of the Texan Declaration of Independence, and his brother Oran Milo Roberts, attorney general for the Republic of Texas and the seventeenth governor of Texas .. Learn More About State of Texas History

Roberts County is bordered by Ochiltree County (north), Lipscomb County (northeast), Hemphill County (east), Gray County (south), Carson County (southwest), Hutchinson County (west), Hansford County (northwest).

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

Roberts County, Texas Courthouse Records

Roberts County, Texas Courthouse
Roberts County, TX Courthouse

The Roberts County Courthouse is located in Miami, 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 Roberts 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 January 1889 may be located in Clay County and Wheeler County

  • Roberts County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1903, Marriage Records from 1889, Land Records from 1889, Probate Records from 1889 and Court Records from 1889. 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.
  • Roberts 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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