Cass County, Texas Genealogy Guide2016-05-25T20:46:44+00:00

Cass County, Texas Genealogy Guide

Cass County, Texas (Map It) was created on April 25, 1846 from Bowie County. This county was named for Lewis Cass (1782–1866), a senator from Michigan who had favored the annexation of Texas to the United States
Named Davis County 1861–1871.. Learn More About State of Texas History

Cass County is bordered by Bowie County (north), Miller County, AR (northeast), Caddo Parish, Louisiana (southeast), Marion County (south), Morris County (west) .

Cass County Cities and Towns include Atlanta, Avinger, Bloomburg, Domino, Douglassville, Hughes Springs, Linden, Marietta, Queen City.. A Map of Cass County, Texas contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Cass County, Texas Courthouse Records

Cass County, Texas Courthouse
Cass County, TX Courthouse

The Cass County Courthouse is located in Linden, 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 Cass 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. Cass County Courthouse damaged by fire in August 1933.

  • Cass County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1870 for Birth; 1903 for death, Marriage Records from 1847, Land Records from 1844, Probate Records from 1846 and Court Records from 1846. 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.
  • Cass 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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Cass County, Texas Vital Records

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