Links to Other Resources


Official State Library and Archives of the Texas Rangers

Links to Other Resources

Additional Help and Excellent Resources for Compiling Family History

  • is the site for Roots Web, offering assistance and links to many genealogy
  • The Family History Library of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints has a web site for family name searches at The Church operates Family History Centers across the U.S.
  • Family Tree
  • Other sources of information:

National Archives and Records Administration
Reference Services Branch (NNIR)
700 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20408

Texas General Land Office
1700 Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78701

National Archives -- Southwest Region
1400 John Burgess Dr
Fort Worth, TX 76140

National Personnel Records Center
1 Archives Drive
St. Louis, MO 63138

Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
University of Texas at Austin
2300 Red River St, Sid Richardson Bldg, Stop D1100
Austin, TX 78712-1426

United States Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS)
20 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20529


Texas Adjutant General's Office
Texas Military Department Retained Military Records
Camp Mabry, P.O. Box 5218
Austin, TX 78763-5218

Bureau of Vital Statistics
1100 West 49th Street
Austin, TX 78756

Institute of Texan Cultures
801 E. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd
San Antonio, TX 78205

Texas Department of Public Safety
Human Resources Bureau
PO Box 4087
Austin, TX 78773-0001

Harold B. Simpson Research / Genealogy Center
(Confederate Research Center)
112 Lamar Drive
Hillsboro, TX 76645-0619
254-582-2555 ext 242


*Updated February 28, 2018

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