Culberson County, Texas Genealogy Guide2016-05-25T23:11:54+00:00

Culberson County, Texas Genealogy Guide

Culberson County, Texas (Map It) was created on March 10, 1911 from El Paso County. This county was named for David Browning Culberson, a lawyer, U.S. Congressman, and soldier in the Civil War.. Learn More About State of Texas History

Culberson County is bordered by Eddy County, New Mexico (north), Reeves County (east), Jeff Davis County (south), Hudspeth County (west), Otero County, New Mexico (northwest) .

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

Culberson County, Texas Courthouse Records

Culberson County, Texas Courthouse
Culberson County, TX Courthouse

The Culberson County Courthouse is located in Van Horn, 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 Culberson 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 5, 1912 may be located in El Paso County

  • Culberson County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1911, Marriage Records from 1911, Land Records from 1911, Probate Records from 1911 and Court Records from 1911. 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.
  • Culberson County Tax Assessor-Collector Office is responsible for the the assessment of taxes on each property in the county and collection of that tax

Culberson County, Texas Census Records

Culberson County, Texas Vital Records

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