Kendall County, Texas Genealogy

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Courthouse

Kendall County Courthouse
201 E. San Antonio Street
Boerne, Texas 78006
830-249-9343
Kendall County Government website

History

Parent County

1862--Kendall County was created 10 January 1862 from Blanco and Kerr Counties. County seat: Boerne [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Boerne | Bergheim | Comfort | Kendalia | Sisterdale | Waring | Welfare

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Kendall County Cemeteries from the Kendall County TXGenWeb site

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the TXGenWeb site

Military

Kendall County provided soldiers to both the Confederate and Union armies.

Newspapers

http://www.txgenweb2.org/txkendall/newspaper.htm


Taxation

Vital Records

  • 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.

Societies and Libraries

  • Genealogical and Historical Society of Kendall County
    725 N. Main #3
    Boerne, Tx 78006
    830-331-8730
    Browse Catalog
  • Boerne Area Historical Preservation Society website
    P.O. Box 178
    Boerne, TX 78006
  • Kendall Historical Commission website
    P.O. Box 993
    Boerne TX 78006
  • Boerne Public Library website
    210 N. Main St.
    Boerne, TX 78006
    (830)249-3053
    Fax (830)249-8410

Websites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).