Texas, Orange County Marriage Records Index, 1852 - 1965

The Texas, Orange County Clerk Marriage Registers boasts nearly 80,000 records in its collection, all dated between 1852 and 1965. The files were compiled by the Orange County Clerk's Office. To learn more about the information available through the Texas, Orange County Clerk Marriage Registers, visit the Orange County Clerk's Office website.

Information Available In This Collection

The Texas, Orange County Clerk Marriage Registers index includes a plethora of details to anyone searching for marriage records in this county. Information like the name of the person, as well as gender, first and last name of the spouse and the date and location of the marriage are typically included. Later files might include additional information, such as middle names for the individual and spouse, if available.

Those looking for hard copies of marriage records within the Texas, Orange County Clerk Marriage Registers will also find it easy to link to a page where a hard copy can be ordered online. Information like the volume, page and record number make it easy to locate the specific file for copying.

About the Orange County Clerk's Office

The records of the Texas, Orange County Clerk Marriage Registers are held by the Orange County Clerk's Office. To obtain original copies of the records of this collection, contact the Orange County Clerk's Office at:

Orange County Clerk's Office
123 South 6th Street
Orange, Texas 77630
409-882-7055

All of the marriage records from the Orange County Clerk's Office feature specific labeling information, including page and record numbers, for quick retrieval. Records for each name are kept in chronological order, beginning with the earliest marriages in the county and progressing to the more recent. Personal information about the individual, his or her spouse and the location of the marriage are also included in all of the files.

Both online information and hard copies of records can be retrieved from this office, using the online database as reference. Copies can also be requested by visiting the office or mailing a request.

Orange County Marriage records began in 1852, when the county was formed from Jefferson County. The name possibly came from settlers in the area who planted an orange grove at the mouth of the Sabine River. The Orange County Clerk's Office is the official archives of all marriage licenses in the county, as well as birth, death, land and court records.


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