Texas

Online Resources
Vital Records

Births
1840 - 1981   Texas Births and Christenings 1840-1981 at FamilySearch
1903 - 1997   Texas Births and Christenings 1903-1997 at FamilySerach
1903 - 1935   Texas Birth Certificates 1903-1935 at FamilySearch
1903 - 1932  Texas Birth Certificates 1903-1932 at Ancestry ($)
1926 - 1995  Texas Birth Certificates 1926-1995 at MyHeritage  ($)
Texas Birth Certificates at Fold3  ($)

Deaths
1890 - 1976 Texas, Deaths, 1890-1976 at FamilySearch
1903 - 1973 Texas, Deaths and Burials, 1903-1973 at FamilySearch
1890 - 1976 Texas, Deaths, 1890-1976  at FamilySearch
1903 - 2000 Texas, Death Index, 1903-2000  at Ancestry ($)
1903 - 2000 Texas Death Index, 1903-2000 Index only ($)
1903 - 1982 Texas, Death Certificates, 19031982 at Ancestry  ($)
1964 - 1998 Texas, Death Index, 1964-1998 Index only.at FamilySearch
1977 - 1986 Texas, Deaths, 1977-1986  at FamilySearch

United States Social Security Death Index
1935 - 2014 U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 at Ancestry ($)

Marriages
Texas Marriages and Divorces, at MyHeritage ($)
1814 - 1909 and 1966 - 2011  Texas Marriage Indexes 1814-1909 and 1966-2011 at Anestry ($)
1837 - 1973 Texas, Marriages, 1837-1973 at FamilySearch
1837 - 1965 Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837- 1965 at FamilySearch
1837 - 1977 Texas, Select County Marriage Index, 1837-1977 at Ancestry ($)
1837 - 1977 Texas, County Marriage Index 1837-1977
1870 - 2012 Texas, County Marriage Records, 1870-2012 at Ancestry ($)
1966 - 2010  Vital Statistics Partners Marriage License Application Indexes at State of Texas
Texas Marriage Index 1966-2005 by Hidden Ancestors (free)

Divorces
Texas Marriages and Divorces, ($), index
1968 - 2005 Texas Divorces 1968-2005  at  Hidden Ancestors (free)
1968 - 2010 Texas, Divorce Index, 1968-2010 at FamilySearch
1968 - 2011 Texas, Divorce Index, 1968-2011 at Ancestry ($)
1968 - 2015 Report of Divorce or Annulment Indexes, 1968-2015


African American Resources
1865 - 1870 Texas, Freedmen's Bureau Field Office Records, 1865-1870 Images only.at FamilySearch
African American Cemeteries Online - Texas
African American Census Schedules Online
Free People of Color Texas


Cemetery Records
FindAGrave - Cemetery Search
FindAGrave - Individual Search
Billion Graves Index at FamilySearch
Texas Gravestone Project
Texas Tombstone Project


Census
1835 Colonial Census of Texas
1860 Census at FamilySearch
1870 Census at FamilySearch
1880 Census at FamilySearch
1890 Census at FamilySearch - incomplete
1900 Census at FamilySearch
1910 Census at FamilySearch
1920 Census at FamilySearch
1930 Census at FamilySearch
1940 Census at FamilySearch


Immigration Records
1846 - 1948 Galveston Immigration Database 1846-1948, index
1901 - 1917 Galveston, Texas, Jewish Immigration Records, 1901-1917 at Ancestry ($)
1893 - 1963 Texas, Passenger Lists, 1893-1963 at Ancestry ($)
1903 - 1910 Texas and Arizona Arrivals, 1903-1910 index and images
1903 - 1955 Texas, Laredo Arrival Manifests, 1903-1955 at FamilySearch.
1905 - 1927 Texas, El Paso Manifests of Arrivals at the Port of El Paso, 1905-1927 at FamilySearch .
1905 - 1954 Texas, Eagle Pass Arrival Manifests and Indexes, 1905-1954 at FamilySearch
1906 - 1953 Texas, Indexes and Manifests of Arrivals at the Port of Del Rio, 1906-1953 Images only.
1912 - 1965 Aransas, Texas Crew Lists, 1912-1965 at Ancestry ($)
1924 - 1954 Texas, Manifests of Aliens Granted Temporary Admission at El Paso, ca. July 1924-1954 at FamilySearch.
1944 - 1952 Texas, San Antonio, Alien Arrivals, May 1944-March 1952 at FamilySearch.
1943 - 1964 Texas, Brownsville Passenger and Crew List of Airplanes, 1943-1964 at FamilySearch
1946 - 1954 Texas, Houston Arrival Manifests of Airplanes, 1946-1954, at FamilySearch
1846 - 1948 Galveston Immigration Database 1846-1948 Galveston Historical Society


Military

General
1798 - 1914 U.S., Registers of Enlistments in the U.S. Army, 1798-1914 at FamilySearch.
1815 - 1926 U.S., Old War Pension Index, 1815-1926 at FamilySearch
1835 - 1836 TXGenWeb Texas Muster Rolls, 1835-1836 at TXGenWeb
1838 - 1900 Texas, Muster Roll Index Cards, 1838-1900  at Ancestry  ($)
1861 - 1934 U.S., General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934. at FamilySearch
1887 - 1942 U.S., Remarried Widows Index to Pension Applications, 1887-1942 at FamilySearch.
1889 - 1904 U.S., Index to General Correspondence of the Pension Office, 1889-1904 at FamilySearch
1907 - 1933 U.S., Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933 Index and images.

War of Texas Independence
USGenWeb Men and Women of the Alamo  at USGenWeb
TXGenWeb Defenders of the Alamo, Revised List at USGenWeb
The Alamo at Ancestry ($)
Battle of San Jacinto, and Its Veterans at FindAGrave
Roster of the Texas Army of 1836  at Early Texas History


Mexican War
1846 - 1848 U.S., Mexican War Index and Service Records, 1846-1848 at FamilySearch.
1887 - 1926 U.S., Mexican War Pension Index, 1887-1926 at FamilySearch.
1845 - 1848 U.S., Compiled Military Service Records for American Volunteer Soldiers, Mexican War, 1845-1848 at Ancestry ($)

Civil War
Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Database at National Park Services
1861 - 1934 United States Civil War Widows and Other Dependents Pension Files, 1861-1934 at FamilySearch
1861 - 1917 U.S., Civil War and Later Pension Index, 1861-1917  at FamilySearch
1861 - 1865 U.S., Records of Confederate Prisoners of War, 1861-1865 at FamilySearch
1861 - 1865 Texas, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865 at FamilySearch
1861 - 1865 Texas, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865 at FamilySearch.
1861 - 1865 U.S., Confederate Navy and Marine Service Records, 1861-1865 at FamilySearch
1861 - 1865 U.S. Confederate Officers Card Index, 1861-1865 at FamilySearch
Indigent Confederate Veterans at USGenWeb

World War I
1917 - 1920 Texas, World War I Records, 1917-1920 at FamilySearch.
Camp Travis, Texas World War I Records at Ancestry  ($)
1887 - 1942 U.S., Remarried Widows Index to Pension Applications 1887-1942  at FamilySearch
1917 - 1918 U.S. WW I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 at FamilySearch

World War II
1938 - 1946 U.S., World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 at FamilySearch
1941 - 1945 United States World War II Prisoners of War of the Japanese, 1941-1945 at FamilySearch
1942 United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 at FamilySearch
1942 United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 at FamilySearch
World War II Casualties (Army and Air Force) at Access Genealogy  ($)
1941 - 1945 United States World War II Prisoners of War of the Japanese, 1941-1945

Korean War
Texas Korean War Casualties at USGenWeb
U.S. Military Fatal Casualties of the Korean War for Home-State-of-Record: Texas at USGov

Vietnam War
Vietnam War Casualties at USGenWeb
U.S. Military Fatal Casualties of the Vietnam War for Home-State-of-Record: Texas at USGov


Naturalization
1881 - 1992 Texas, Naturalization Records, 1881-1992 at Ancestry ($)
1906 - 1989 Texas, Naturalization Records, 1906-1989 at Ancestry.com, ($)


Newspapers
Texas newspapers at MyHeritage, ($)
Texas Online Historical Newspapers
Texas Digitized Newspapers at Chronicling America
Texas Newspapers  at Ancestry ($)
1813 - 1993 Texas Newspaper Archives 1813-1993 at GenealogyBank ($)
NewspaperARCHIVE.com - Texas ($)
Historical Newspapers in Texas at Newspapers.com ($)
Texas Newspaper Collection - Portal to Texas History


Probate Records
1800 - 2000 Texas, Wills and Probate Records, 1800-2000 at Ancestry ($)
1800 - 1990 Texas, Probate Records, 1800-1990 at FamilySearch


Tax Records
1846 - 1910 Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910 at FamilySearch
1846 - 1910 Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910 at MyHeritage ($)
Texas Online Databases