Gonzales County TX Records Center and Archives
Court House Annex
1709 Sarah Dewitt Drive
P.O. Box 77
Gonzales TX 78629-0114
Located on US 90A, across from WalMart in Gonzales
Between US 183 and Texas 97
Eighteen Miles South of IH-10 and US 183 (Exit 632) or
Eleven Miles South of IH-10 on Farm-to-Market Rd. 794 (Exit 637)
South of IH-10 on Texas 304 (Exit 642) or Texas 97 (Exit 649)
The Archives houses documents as early as 1825, predating Texas independence. These are
carefully preserved in the Records Center.
The Gonzales County Records Center and Archives has grown to be
one of the most active and impressive in the State of Texas.
Director of the
Archives and Records Center , may be reached
from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday on days the courthouse is
Research Sources (Holdings)
Records Center Visitors Rules
Your request for data from the records should be specific: one name/family per query.
Fees are set by the County and State (fee schedule available). SASE requested.
Extensive research by a professional is available upon request.
The Records Center has a "Swap" Program, trading copy work for your documented
This has enabled building an extensive collection of data
concerning early families of
We accept printed or GEDCOM material.
(Please indicate which Genealogy Program was used to create the GEDCOM.)
We are home to many identified PHOTOS, and many unidentified.
The Records Center offers much to the researcher,
whether it be history, genealogy, architecture, social customs,
or any interest that requires a knowledge of the past.
Some materials from the Gonzales Records Center
may be found through the
TXGenWeb Gonzales Home
The Gonzales Newspaper Index is located in the
The Inquirer microfilm is housed at the Gonzales Library.
The Waelder microfilm is housed in the Records Center.
Website began on April, 1998,
through the efforts Aurale Huff
Internet Service for the Records Center and Archives is through
Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative, Gonzales