Cemetery records are a great way to get vital records information, such as birth, death, and sometimes names of spouses. Often cemetery records can substitute as census records, in cases where there were no census records.
This webpage gives you access to several online databases containing Texas cemetery records, as well as related genealogy in Texas. The links presented to the right should get your pointed in the right direction.
You will notice that while many of the Texas cemeteries resources presented here are free, some do require a fee to access.
On this page you will find the most comprehensive databases containing cemetery records of Texas. We also suggest searching for "Texas cemeteries" using Google.com, which will yield more such resources.
We would like to thank Rootsweb for graciously donating the server space to us so that we may provide this website to you.
Online Texas Cemeteries
Texas Cemeteries - cemetery records of cemeteries in Texas is what you will find here. Tombstone transcriptions of hundreds of cemeteries in Texas, including national cemeteries, public and private cemeteries, and hard-to-find cemeteries are available here. - FREE
National Cemeteries in Texas
- Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery - Dallas, Dallas County, Texas
- Fort Bliss National Cemetery - Fort Bliss, El Paso County, Texas
- Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery - San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas
- Houston National Cemetery - Houston, Harris County, Texas
- Kerrville National Cemetery - Kerrville, Kerr County, Texas
- San Antonio National Cemetery - San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas
Other Texas Genealogy Records
Texas Public Records - conduct a search of Texas public records including, birth, marriage, and death records.
Texas Genealogy Records- quick access to census records, military records, links to other great Texas genealogy sites, and more can be found here
Texas Genealogy Queries- Perform a surname search here to see if there are any other Texas genealogists who share the same family lines. Post your own queries, and get responses from other people willing to help you with your Texas genealogy research
Texas Birth Records - Records of Texas births are indexed and accessible from this site. Enter a surname search to find Texas birth records. There is also information on how to obtain Texas birth certificates, as well as links to other online sources for Texas birth records.
Texas death records - Look up Texas death records by entering a person's name
Texas marriage records - Search the online Texas marriage records database for names of brides and grooms.
Texas Obituaries - Search for Texas obituaries in thousands of newspaper titles, going as far back as 1815 up to the present time. You will also find links to other Texas obituary sites.
Texas City Directories - City directories for Texas cities can be searched here, showing you the town your ancestors lived in, and on what day they lived there. This is a great way to identify place of residence, for purposes of obtaining other records.
Texas Birth Certificates - Learn how to obtain copies of Texas birth certificates and perform a search for birth certificates by entering a person's name.
Texas Sex Offenders - Find registered Texas sex offenders in your neighborhood by entering your ZIP code.