Houston County TX

Lookup Public Records in Houston County, Texas. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.

Houston County, Texas Overview

Houston County is a county located in the state of Texas. The county was formed in 1837. Named after Sam Houston, the county seat is Crockett and it has a population of 23,732 as of 2010. The county has a total area of 1237 square miles, with its land area encompassing 1231 square miles, and its water area 5.7 square miles. The county consists of 8 ZIP codes, with ZIP code 75835 recorded as the one with the largest population. Moreover, Houston County borders the following counties: Anderson County, Texas to the north; Walker County, Texas to the south; Angelina County, Texas to the east; Leon County, Texas to the west; Cherokee County, Texas to the northeast; Madison County, Texas to the southwest, and; Trinity County, Texas to the southeast.

Houston County Clerk Information

Acquiring a certified copy of one’s birth or death certificate through mail could be obtained by providing a copy of one’s valid ID and the application is needed to be notarized. The application form that is linked below requires further information about the owner and contact details of the requestor.

Birth and Death Certificate Application:

An online site has been made by the office of the County Clerk where you can search for Official Public Records and pay Online Payments. Before going on with the site, you will be asked to choose your state and county.

Below is the physical address of the County Clerk:
Bridget Lamb, County Clerk
Houston County Courthouse
401 East Houston Avenue, 1st floor
Crockett, Texas 75835
Phone: 936-544-3255, ext. 240
Email: bridget.lamb@co.houston.tx.us

District Clerk

The District Clerk is the office of record for all proceedings heard in District Courts, and in Houston County, some civil and family matters heard in County Courts at Law. This includes the most serious personal injury, contract, real estate, and consumer lawsuits; all divorces, child support and custody cases; as well as tax collection cases.

The jury clerk receives a list of random names compiled by the Secretary of State and provided to the clerk of Houston County. The names consist of Houston county registered voters and names provided by the Texas Department of Public Safety.

The Jury Clerk duty is to pull a jury for District Courts, County Court at Law, and, the Justice of the Peace Courts in Houston County when ask upon. The clerk keeps the jury wheel updated with the juror’s current information.

A civil case information sheet must be completed and submitted when an original petition or application is filed to initiate a new civil, family law, probate, or mental health case or when a post-judgment petition for modification or motion for enforcement is filed in a family law case. The information should be the best available at the time of filing. This sheet, approved by the Texas Judicial Council, is intended to collect information that will be used for statistical purposes only. It neither replaces nor supplements the filings or service of pleading or other documents as required by law or rule. The sheet does not constitute a discovery request, response, or supplementation, and it is not admissible at trial.

A civil case information sheet must be completed and submitted when an original petition or application is filed to initiate a new civil, family law, probate, or mental health case or when a post-judgment petition for modification or motion for enforcement is filed in a family law case. The information should be the best available at the time of filing. If the original petition, application, or post-judgment petition or motion is e-filed, the case information sheet must not be the lead document.

This sheet, approved by the Texas Judicial Council, is intended to collect information that will be used for statistical and administrative purposes only. It neither replaces nor supplements the filings or service of pleading or other documents as required by law or rule. The sheet does not constitute a discovery request, response, or supplementation, and it is not admissible at trial.

Linked below is the Civil Filing Fees of the office of the District Clerk:

Below is the physical address of the District Clerk:
Carolyn Rains, District Clerk
401 East Houston Avenue
Crockett, Texas 75835
Phone: (936) 544-3255 Ext 235
Fax: (936) 544-9523
EMAIL: DistrictClerk@co.houston.tx.us

Houston, TX Genealogy and Ancestry Records
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
Total Ancestries Reported 2005-200923,285
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-20091,943
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-200937
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-2009105
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-2009178
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-200925
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-2009570
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-20092,516
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-200956
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-2009786
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-200926
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-20092,160
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-200924
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-200922
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-20092,831
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-2009170
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-200955
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-200991
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-200939
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-200917
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-2009503
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-2009207
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-2009136
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-200961
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-200916
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-20096
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-2009148
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-200936
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-200910,267
Houston County Marriage License Office
In order to obtain a marriage license in Houston County, the applicants must apply together, in person, at the County Clerk’s office. Both parties must present their state-issued picture ID, military ID, or passport, and know their social security number
State Law:The Marriage Relationship – Family Code, Ch. 1 to 5 and Premarital and Marital Property Agreements – Family Code, Ch. 4
All State Statutes: Information is online at the State Website
Office:Houston County Marriage License
Location:401 East Houston Avenue, Crockett, Texas, 75835
Phone:936-544-3255

Houston County Clerk’s Office

Address: 401 E Houston Ave, Crockett, TX 75835, USA
Phone: 936-544-3255, ext. 240

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