San Patricio County, Texas Genealogy Guide

San Patricio County, Texas (Map It) was created on March 17, 1836 as one of the original 23 counties . This county was named for its former county seat San Patricio de Hibernia, an Irish colony named for Saint Patrick.. Learn More About State of Texas History

San Patricio County is bordered by Bee County (north), Refugio County (north), Aransas County (northeast), Nueces County (south), Jim Wells County (southwest), Live Oak County (northwest).

San Patricio County Cities and Towns include Aransas Pass, Gregory, Ingleside, Ingleside on the Bay, Lake City, Lakeside, Mathis, Odem, Portland, Sinton, Taft.. A Map of San Patricio County, Texas contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

San Patricio County, Texas Courthouse Records

San Patricio County, Texas Courthouse
San Patricio County, TX Courthouse

The San Patricio County Courthouse is located in Sinton, 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 San Patricio 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. Many records were destroyed by fires in 1846, 1867 and 1888.

  • San Patricio County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1903, Marriage Records from 1858, Land Records from 1846, Probate Records from 1847 and Court Records from 1848. 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.
  • San Patricio 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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