Starr County Resources


Books relating to Starr County -

A Historical Archaeology of Roma, Texas

Masters Thesis in Anthropology by Jose E. Zapata;  College of Liberal and Fine Arts;  The University of Texas at San Antonio; May 2002

Family Tree Book (The F. W. Seabury Papers, ISBN 0-935071-12-1) 

Index to Family Tree Book  (The Seabury Papers) Transcribed and edited by Joel Rene Escobar

                                    

Books relating to Texas Genealogy Research -

Borderlands Book Store - Great source of books on South Texas History & Genealogy


Court Records -

County Clerk         
County Courthouse,            
1st Floor Room 201 
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(210) 487-2954
FAX (210) 487-6227

County Government Website

District Clerk
Starr County Courthouse
2nd Floor Room 304
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(210) 487-2610

Deed Grantor & Grantee Index Available for Free Search at Texas File

Starr County Records Available on Microfilm through LDS - View List


Historical Groups -

Starr County Historical Commission
c/o Sam Ramos
P.O. Drawer R
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
 

Starr County Historical Society
c/o Bruno M. Treviño
301 East 4th
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(210) 487-4839
 

Roma Historical Museum
c/o Mrs. María Paz González
P. O. Box 991
Roma, TX 78584


Newspapers -

The Monitor - McAllen


Websites Relating to South Texas & Starr County Research & Families

New Blog covering South Texas counties of Starr, Hidalgo and Cameron along with Mexican States of Tamaulipas and Nuevo Leon maintained by Moises Garza

Starr Co. Texas Records on Microfilm

Letters on Spanish Texas

Starr County Historic Designations

Texas Landmarks & Legacies - Starr County, TX

The Handbook of Texas Online - Starr County, TX


Websites Relating to Texas Research -

Sephardim Home Page - Sephardim were Iberian Jews, many of whom were 
converted or exiled from Iberia.  Many of these people came to Mexico and Texas.  This is a page that researches these families.

Balli Family Heritage, L.L.C.

Hispanic Genalogical Society

Eddie Pulido's Home Page - Pulido Family Tree and other good south Texas info

A Shared Experience - The History, Architecture and Historic Designations
of the Lower Rio Grande Heritage Corridor

Archives of the Texas General Land Office

Texas State Library and Archives Commission

Texas State Parks and Historical Sites Store

African American Research in Texas

BYU - Family Histories Online 

Texas Peace Officers Memorial  

Vital Records - Search Texas Death Records - Original Documents Online at LDS


Websites Relating to Genealogical Research  -

Cyndi's List 

African American Genealogy Research

WorldGenWeb Project

Center For American History


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 by Linda Blum-Barton