San Saba County, Texas Genealogy

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

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San Saba County, Texas
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Founded February 1, 1856
County Seat San Saba
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County Courthouse

San Saba County Courthouse
500 E. Wallace
San Saba, TX 76877
Phone: 915.372.3301
Phone: 325-372-3614
Fax: 325-372-6484
San Saba County Government Website

County Clerk has birth and death records from 1903,
marriage, divorce, court and land records from 1856
and probate records from 1890[1]


The first settlement was in 1847.

Parent County

1856--San Saba County was created 1 February 1856 from Bexar Land District. County seat: San Saba [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Bend | Cherokee | Richland Springs | San Saba

Neighboring Counties


African American





Local Histories

Local histories are available for San Saba 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.

  • The Call of the San Saba: A History of San Saba County, 1941; 2nd Edition, 1969, by Alma Ward Hamrick.
  • San Saba County History, 1983, published by the San Saba County Historical Commission.
  • San Saba County History from the Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Texas Museums  ~  List of all museums in Texas  ~  Hidden Ancestors







Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Rylander Memorial Library
103 S Live Oak St
San Saba, TX 76877
Phone: (325) 372-3079

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

Web Sites


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), San Saba County, Texas. Page 673 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).