Freestone County, Texas Genealogy Guide2016-05-25T23:56:00+00:00

Freestone County, Texas Genealogy Guide

Freestone County, Texas (Map It) was created on September 6, 1850 from Limestone County. This county was named for a type of peach grown in the area .. Learn More About State of Texas History

Freestone County is bordered by Henderson County (north), Anderson County County(northeast), Leon County (southeast), Limestone County (southwest), Navarro County (northwest).

Freestone County Cities and Towns include Fairfield, Kirvin, Oakwood, Streetman, Teague, Wortham.. A Map of Freestone County, Texas contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Freestone County, Texas Courthouse Records

Freestone County, Texas Courthouse
Freestone County, TX Courthouse

The Freestone County Courthouse is located in Fairfield, 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 Freestone 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.

  • Freestone County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1903, Marriage Records from 1851, Land Records from 1850, Probate Records from 1851 and Court Records from 1851. 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.
  • Freestone 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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