Young County, Texas Genealogy Guide2016-05-26T13:17:27+00:00

Young County, Texas Genealogy Guide

Young County, Texas (Map It) was created on February 2, 1856 from Bosque County. This county was named for William Cocke Young, early Texas settler, attorney, sheriff, and United States Marshal.. Learn More About State of Texas History

Young County is bordered by Archer County (north), Jack County (east), Palo Pinto County (southeast), Stephens County (south), Throckmorton County (west).

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

Young County, Texas Courthouse Records

Young County, Texas Courthouse
Young County, TX Courthouse

The Young County Courthouse is located in Graham, 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 Young 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 November 3, 1874 may be located in Jack County

  • Young County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1903, Marriage Records from 1858, Land Records from 1858, Probate Records from 1858 and Court Records from 1858. 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.
  • Young 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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