Matagorda County, TX Birth, Death, Marriage, Divorce Records

Matagorda County vital recordsThe Matagorda County Clerk is responsible for vital records (birth, death, and marriage), housed at the Courthouse in Bay City. Records were collected starting in the early 1900s. The District Clerk handles divorce records in the same building. Paleo-Indians occupied the area as early as 10,000-6,000 B.C. It was explored by Spaniards in the early 1500s, but settlement by European-Americans did not begin until the early 1800s. A part of Stephen F. Austin's Colony, Matagorda County was one of the original Texas twenty-three counties formed on March 17, 1836, by the Republic of Texas. Matagorda was chosen as the county seat.

Matagorda County Recorder Office - Birth, Death, Marriage & Divorce Records

Matagorda County
1700 7th St, Rm 202
Bay City, TX 77414
Hours of Operation: 8AM-5PM
Phone: 979-244-7680
Fax: 979-244-7688
Real Estate: 979-244-7680
Assessor: 979-244-7670
Treasurer: 979-244-7609
Appraiser: 979-244-2031
Elections: 979-244-7680
Vital Records: 979-244-7680
Recording Officer: County Clerk
Assessor Fax: 979-244-7678
Assessor Website

Matagorda County Marriage & Divorce Records - County Courts

Category: Courts
Bay City-City - Municipal Court
1824 6th Street
Bay City, TX 77414
Phone: (979)245-0035

Matagorda County Birth & Death Records

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