Victoria County, Texas Genealogy Guide2016-05-26T13:09:15+00:00

Victoria County, Texas Genealogy Guide

Victoria County, Texas (Map It) was created on March 17, 1836 as one of the original 23 counties . This county was named for its county seat, which was named for Guadalupe Victoria, Mexican revolutionary and its first president (1824–1829) .. Learn More About State of Texas History

Victoria County is bordered by Lavaca County (north), Jackson County (northeast), Calhoun County (southeast), Refugio County (south), Goliad County (southwest), DeWitt County (northwest).

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

Victoria County, Texas Courthouse Records

Victoria County, Texas Courthouse
Victoria County, TX Courthouse

The Victoria County Courthouse is located in Victoria, 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 Victoria 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.

  • Victoria County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1903, Marriage Records from 1838, Land Records from 1838, Probate Records from 1838 and Court Records from 1838. 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.
  • Victoria 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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Victoria County, Texas Vital Records

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