Wheeler County, Texas Records
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.
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, 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 Wheeler 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.
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
Wheeler County, Texas Census Records
- Learn More: State of Texas Census Records
- U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragmented), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940
- Texas Census Substitute Records: 1820-1890
- U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: 1880
- Union Veterans Schedules: 1890
Wheeler 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
Wheeler County, Texas Resources
Wheeler County, Texas External Links
- Texas Historical Newspapers - Newspapers.com
- Historical Newspapers from Texas (1813 - 1993)
- Wheeler County, Texas Books - Amazon
- Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910
- Wheeler Co., Texas - FindaGrave
- Texas, Gonzalez de la Garza Genealogy Collection
- Wheeler Co., Texas Almanac
- Texas county histories : a bibliography
- Wheeler County History
- Wheeler County, Texas Links - Cyndi's List
- Wheeler Co. TXGenweb
- Wheeler County, Texas Ancestry Database Collections
- Texas, Naturalization Records, 1906-1989
- Texas General Land Office Map Collection
- Wheeler County, Texas Military Records