Glasscock County, Texas Genealogy Guide2016-05-25T23:58:57+00:00

Glasscock County, Texas Genealogy Guide

Glasscock County, Texas (Map It) was created on April 4, 1887 from Tom Green County. This county was named for George Washington Glasscock (1810–1868), an early Texian settler, businessman, soldier, and state representative .. Learn More About State of Texas History

Glasscock County is bordered by Howard County (north), Sterling County (east), Reagan County (south), Midland County (west), Martin County (northwest).

Glasscock County Cities and Towns include None.. A Map of Glasscock County, Texas contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Glasscock County, Texas Courthouse Records

Glasscock County, Texas Courthouse
Glasscock County, TX Courthouse

The Glasscock County Courthouse is located in Garden City, 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 Glasscock 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 March 28, 1893 may be located in Martin County and Howard County

  • Glasscock County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1903, Marriage Records from 1883, Land Records from 1893, Probate Records from 1893 and Court Records from 1893. 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.
  • Glasscock 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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