Wheeler County, Texas Genealogy Guide2016-05-26T13:13:30+00:00

Wheeler County, Texas Genealogy Guide

Wheeler County, Texas (Map It) was created on August 21, 1876 from the Young Territory. This county was named for Royal Tyler Wheeler, the second Chief Justice of the Texas Supreme Court.. Learn More About State of Texas History

Wheeler County is bordered by Hemphill County (north), Roger Mills County, Oklahoma (northeast), Beckham County, Oklahoma (east), Collingsworth County (south), Gray County (west).

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

Wheeler County, Texas Courthouse Records

Wheeler County, Texas Courthouse
Wheeler County, TX Courthouse

The Wheeler County Courthouse is located in Wheeler, 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 Wheeler 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 April, 12, 1879 may be located in Clay County

  • Wheeler County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1903, Marriage Records from 1879, Land Records from 1881, Probate Records from 1879 and Court Records from 1879. 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.
  • Wheeler 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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Wheeler County, Texas Vital Records

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