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Guide to Lynn County Texas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Lynn County, Texas
Map of Texas highlighting Lynn County
Location in the state of Texas
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Location of Texas in the U.S.
Founded August 21, 1876
County Seat Tahoka
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County Courthouse

Lynn County Courthouse
PO Box 1256
Tahoka, TX 79373

County Clerk has birth, marriage, and death records from 1910,
land, probate, military and court records; District Clerk has divorce 


Parent County

1876--Lynn County was created 21 August 1876 from Bexar Land District. County seat: Tahoka [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties




1880 Federal Census Transcription  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project




Original Land Owners of Texas  ~  USGenWeb Archives Project

Local Histories

Local histories are available for Lynn County, Texas Genealogy. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories, see the wiki page section Texas Local Histories.







Vital Records

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents.

Certified birth and death certificates or birth and death verifications can be ordered online or by mail at the Texas Vital Records State Department of Health. Copies can also be obtained from the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred and are often less expensive. You can also order them online through a third party company.

Marriages records can be obtained from the county the marriage occurred. Only marriage verifications can be obtained from the Texas Vital Records State Department of Health.

See Texas Vital Records for more information about Vital records in Texas.

Societies and Libraries

City County Library
1717 Main St
Tahoka, TX 79373
Phone: (806) 561-4050

Society Hill  ~  Links and addresses to Texas genealogical and historical societies

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lynn County, Texas. Page 669 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).