Wilbarger County, Texas Genealogy Guide2016-05-26T13:14:30+00:00

Wilbarger County, Texas Genealogy Guide

Wilbarger County, Texas (Map It) was created on February 1, 1858 from Cooke County. This county was named for Josiah P. (1801–1845) and Mathias Wilbarger, brothers and early settlers; Josiah became a mythical figure for living 11 years after being scalped .. Learn More About State of Texas History

Wilbarger County is bordered by Tillman County, Oklahoma (north), Wichita County (east), Baylor County (south), Foard County (west), Hardeman County (west), Jackson County, Oklahoma (northwest).

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

Wilbarger County, Texas Courthouse Records

Wilbarger County, Texas Courthouse
Wilbarger County, TX Courthouse

The Wilbarger County Courthouse is located in Vernon, 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 Wilbarger 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 October 10, 1881 may be located in Montague County, Clay County and Baylor County

  • Wilbarger County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1903, Marriage Records from 1882, Land Records from 1881, Probate Records from 1882 and Court Records from 1886. 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.
  • Wilbarger County Tax Assessor-Collector Office is responsible for the the assessment of taxes on each property in the county and collection of that tax

Wilbarger County, Texas Census Records

Wilbarger County, Texas Vital Records

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