Kenedy County, Texas Records
Kenedy County, Texas (Map It) was created on April 2, 1921 from Hidalgo County and Willacy County. This county was named for Mifflin Kenedy, an early rancher and land speculator .
Kenedy County is bordered by Kleberg County (north), Willacy County (south), Hidalgo County (southwest), Brooks County (west).
Kenedy County Cities and Towns include Sarita..
A Map of Kenedy County, Texas contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.
Kenedy County, Texas Courthouse Records
Kenedy County, TX Courthouse
The Kenedy County Courthouse is located in Sarita, Texas. Learn More About State of Texas Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.
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 Kenedy 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.
- Kenedy County Clerk has Birth & Death Records from 1911, Marriage Records from 1860, Land Records from 1832, Probate Records from 1860 and Court Records from 1911. 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.
- Kenedy County Tax Assessor-Collector Office is responsible for the the assessment of taxes on each property in the county and collection of that tax
Kenedy County, Texas Census Records
- Learn More: State of Texas Census Records
- U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1930, 1940
Kenedy 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
Kenedy County, Texas Resources
Kenedy County, Texas External Links
- Texas Historical Newspapers - Newspapers.com
- Historical Newspapers from Texas (1813 - 1993)
- Kenedy County, Texas Books - Amazon
- Kenedy Co., Texas - FindaGrave
- Texas, Gonzalez de la Garza Genealogy Collection
- Kenedy Co., Texas Almanac
- Texas county histories : a bibliography
- Kenedy County History
- Kenedy County, Texas Links - Cyndi's List
- Kenedy Co. TXGenweb
- Kenedy County, Texas Ancestry Database Collections
- Texas General Land Office Map Collection
- Kenedy County, Texas Military Records