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

Leon County, Texas Overview

Leon County is a county located in the state of Texas. The county was formed in 1846. Named after Martín De León, the county seat is Centerville and it has a population of 16,801 as of 2010. The county has a total area of 1081 square miles, with its land area encompassing 1073 square miles, and its water area 7.5 square miles. The county consists of 8 ZIP codes, with ZIP code 75831 recorded as the one with the largest population. Moreover, Leon County borders the following counties: Freestone County, Texas to the north; Madison County, Texas to the south; Houston County, Texas to the east; Robertson County, Texas to the west; Anderson County, Texas to the northeast, and; Limestone County, Texas to the northwest.

Leon County Clerk Information

(Birth Certificates within the State of Texas, Death Certificates for Leon Co. only.) Senate Bill 200, Article 5 amended Section 191.0031 of the Texas Health and Safety Code (HSC) to state that the state registrar or a local registrar may NOT issue a certified copy of a record to a person who has applied for the record by mail unless the person has provided notarized proof of identity. In accordance with HSC §191.0031, form VS-142.3 has been amended to require applicants provide a notarized proof of identity. The application also includes form VS-142.3(a), which is the affidavit form.

Birth and Death Certificate Application:

eFile now is mandatory for attorneys filing in our Civil and Probate courts. Click on the link below for more information:

The County’s deed and official records are also online. When you have a subscription, you will be able to print and view any document available in our on-line system. These documents are unofficial copies but can be used for verification, personal or professional records, documentation backup, or any other use. Listed below is information on how to access this documentation using our high-speed real property search: Commercial/Monthly Member and Pay-Per Access Member/Free Search. If you have questions about the website, call the helpline at 800-782-5652.

Official Records fees: $15 for the first page, then $4 for each additional page per instrument. If there are more than 5 names to be indexed, we charge $.25 per name starting at the 6th name forward.

Linked below is the probate fees of the office:

Linked below is the civil fees of the office:

Below is the physical address of the County Clerk:
Christie Wakefield, County Clerk
155 N. Cass Street, First Floor
P. O. Box 98
Centerville, TX 75833
Phone: 903-536-2352
Fax: 903-536-7581
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

District Clerk

The following are the needed information in the Public Information Request Form that is available in the website: The names or descriptions of the records that the person is require, and contact information about the person requesting.

Linked below is the information regarding the jury and its duty. Frequently Asked Questions are also available in the site.

Below is the physical address of the District Clerk:
Beverly Wilson, District Clerk
139 E. Main
P. O. Box 39
Centerville, TX 75833
Phone: 903-536-2227
Fax: 903-536-5058
Email: leoncountydistrictclerk@co.leon.tx.us

Leon, TX Genealogy and Ancestry Records
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
Total Ancestries Reported 2005-200917,223
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-20091,037
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-20097
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-2009181
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-20097
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-2009404
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-20092,044
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-200915
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-2009507
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-200923
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-20092,293
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-200989
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-200911
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-20092,716
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-2009301
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-200935
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-200950
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-2009204
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-20092
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-200998
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-2009367
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-2009150
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-20096
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-200985
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-200953
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-200944
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-200943
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-200951
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-20096,296
Leon County Marriage License Office
In order to obtain a marriage license in Leon 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:Leon County Marriage License
Location:155 North Cass Street, Centerville, Texas, 75833
Phone:903-536-2352

Leon County Clerk Office
County Government Office

Address: 155 N Cass St # 1, Centerville, TX 75833, United States
Phone: 903-536-2352

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