Johnson County, Texas Records
Johnson County, Texas (Map It) was created on February 13, 1854 from McLennan County. This county was named for Middleton Tate Johnson, a Texas Ranger, soldier in the Mexican-American War, and senator for the Republic of Texas .
Johnson County Cities and Towns include Alvarado, Briaroaks, Burleson, Cleburne, Coyote Flats, Cresson, Cross Timber, Crowley , Godley, Grandview, Joshua, Keene, Mansfield, Rio Vista, Venus ..
A Map of Johnson County, Texas contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.
Johnson County, Texas Courthouse Records
Johnson County, TX Courthouse
The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. 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 Johnson county. The date listed for each record is usually the earliest registration filed. The date does not indicate that there are alot records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually filed with the clerk.
- Johnson County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1860 for Birth; 1885 for death, Marriage Records from 1854, Land Records from 1854, Probate Records from 1854 and Court Records from 1852. 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.
- Johnson County Tax Assessor-Collector Office is responsible for the the assessment of taxes on each property in the county and collection of that tax
Johnson County, Texas Census Records
- Learn More: State of Texas Census Records
- U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragmented), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940
- Texas Census Substitute Records: 1820-1890
- U.S. Federal Census Slave Schedules: 1860
- U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Union Veterans Schedules: 1890
Johnson County, Texas Vital Records
- Learn More: State of Texas Vital Records
- Birth and Death Records: from 1903 to present.
- Marriage Records: available from the County Clerk
- Divorce Records: available from the Clerk of District Court
- Locations: Texas Department of State Health Services
- Vital Records Online: USAVital or Social Security Death Index
- Vital Records by Mail: Birth and Death Certificate Applications.
- In Person: Texas Department of State Health Services, 1100 W. 49th Street, Austin, TX 78756; (888) 963-7111 or (512) 458-7111
Johnson County, Texas Resources
- Johnson County Genealogical Society
- Cleburne Public Library
- Johnson Co. Records Available on Microfilm
- Johnson County, Texas Message Boards
Johnson County, Texas External Links
- Texas Historical Newspapers - Newspapers.com
- Historical Newspapers from Texas (1813 - 1993)
- Johnson County, Texas Books - Amazon
- Johnson County, Texas, Marriages, 1854-1872
- Johnson County, Texas, Cemetery Inscriptions
- Johnson Co., Texas - FindaGrave
- Texas, Gonzalez de la Garza Genealogy Collection
- A Memorial and biographical history of Johnson and Hill Counties, Texas : containing the early history of this important sectio
- History and description of Johnson County, and its principal towns : containing biographical sketches and notices of prominent
- Johnson Co., Texas Almanac
- Texas county histories : a bibliography
- Johnson County History
- Johnson County, Texas Links - Cyndi's List
- Johnson Co. TXGenweb
- Johnson County, Texas Ancestry Database Collections
- Texas General Land Office Map Collection
- Johnson County, Texas Military Records