Borden County, Texas Genealogy
Guide to Borden County Texas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Borden County, Texas|
Location in the state of Texas
Location of Texas in the U.S.
|Founded||August 21, 1876|
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Borden County Courthouse
117 E Wasson; PO Box 124
Gail, TX 79738
County Clerk has birth and death records from 1903,
divorce and court records from 1891, land records from
1880 and probate records from 1894
1876--Borden County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Gail 
The county was named for Gail Borden Jr., newspaper publisher and founder of the Borden Company.
- Local Borden County Resources ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb
- Border County Volunteer Look-ups ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb
- Durham Cemetery of Borden County ~ Complete Transcription~ Borden County, TXGenWeb
- Gail Cemetery of Borden County ~ Complete Transcription~ Borden County, TXGenWeb
- York Cemetery of Borden County ~ Complete Transcription~ Borden County, TXGenWeb
- Tombstone Transcription Project ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb
- Texas Historic Cemeteries ~ Partial indexes to historic cemeteries
- African American Cemeteries Online ~ Partial index/transcriptions of African American cemeteries
- Cemetery Junction ~ Links to cemetery transcriptions
- Museums ~ List of all museums in Texas ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Historical Markers of Borden County ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb
- History of Borden County ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb
- Borden County Map ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb
- Historical Maps ~ From the Republic to the Turn of the Century ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site
- Confederate Pension Applications- Complete List of Borden County ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb
- [http://www.txgenweb.org/tx/muster.html Texas Muster Rolls and Military
Records for 1835 & 1836] Complete List ~ TXGenWeb
- Military Resources ~ Links to research Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Fallen Heroes ~ Partial Index of casualties from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Honoring Our Veterans ~ Partial index of veterans from Civil War to Operation Enduring Freedom ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Obituaries of Borden County ~Partial Listing ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb
- Obituary Resources ~ Links to research and locate obituaries ~ Hidden Ancestors
- USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project ~ Texas
- Afrigeneas ~ African American death notices, obituaries and funeral programs compiled by users from current newspapers and historical sources
- Obituary Depot ~ Texas Newspaper Citations
- Obituary Project ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Obituary Daily Times ~ Citations to over 15,000,000 obituaries including interactive search function
- Search Tax, Criminal, Land and Wills Records ~ Ancestry.com (subscription)
- Borden County Birth Records 1929-1949 ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb
- Borden County Death Records 1964-1998 ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb
- Borden County Divorce Records 1968-1997 ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb
- Borden County Marriage Records 1966-1997 ~ Borden County, TXGenWeb
- Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998 [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.
- Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]
Name index and images of statewide death certificates, 1890-1976. The name index has been created by FamilySearch and is tied to images of the Texas death certificates. Few certificates are available prior to 1903.
- Texas Marriage Records 1966 - 2005 ~ Hidden Ancestors
- Texas Divorce Records 1968 - 2005 ~ Hidden Ancestors
- USGenWeb Census Project ~ Texas 1850 - 1930
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
Society Hill ~ Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies
- TXGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the county.
- Hidden Ancestors Information on Texas genealogy research as well as genealogy research in general.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Cyndi's List - List of state and county resources
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Borden County, Texas. Page 659 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).