Menard County, Texas Genealogy Guide2016-05-26T01:05:32+00:00

Menard County, Texas Genealogy Guide

Menard County, Texas (Map It) was created on January 22, 1858 from Bexar Land District . This county was named for Michel Branamour Menard, the founder of Galveston, Texas.. Learn More About State of Texas History

Menard County is bordered by Concho County (north), McCulloch County (northeast), Mason County (east), Kimble County (south), Schleicher County (west).

Menard County Cities and Towns include Fort McKavett, Hext, Menard.. A Map of Menard County, Texas contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Menard County, Texas Courthouse Records

Menard County, Texas Courthouse
Menard County, TX Courthouse

The Menard County Courthouse is located in Menard, 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 Menard 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 May 8, 1871 may be located in Mason County

  • Menard County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1903, Marriage Records from 1871, Land Records from 1871, Probate Records from 1871 and Court Records from 1871. 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.
  • Menard 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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