Bandera County Marriage Records

NameAddressCityStateZip CodePhone Number
Bandera County Marriage & Divorce Records Offices
Bandera County ClerkPO Box 823BanderaTX78003830-796-3332
Bandera County Marriage License500 Main StreetBanderaTX78003830-796-3332
Bandera County Marriage & Divorce Records Databases
Bandera County Clerk's Office Website
Bandera County Divorce Certificates
Bandera County Government County Records
Statistics
Married Couples 4,714 (56.9%)
Unmarried Couples 439 (2.1%)
Never Married Men 2,088 (23.2%)
Never Married Women 1,379 (14.8%)
Separated Men 165 (1.8%)
Separated Women 216 (2.3%)
Widowed Men 281 (3.1%)
Widowed Women 776 (8.3%)
Divorced Men 1,458 (16.2%)
Divorced Women 1,617 (17.4%)

Texas Marriage Records

Marriage Records in Bandera County Texas

The Texas Vital Statistics Office or the Clerk of Court maintains all marriage and death records in Bandera County. These are files of information that is confidential. There is a statutory fee that is paid for access to these records. In some instances, this fee may be waived if the request is made on grounds of public interest. The above information is also provided free of charge on request through mail, fax or telephone. However, you will have to fill in and send a request form duly certified by the County Clerks Office to obtain this information.

Marriage Records in Bandera County is confidential and are maintained in the custody of the Clerk of Court. Thus, it is not possible for anyone other than the authorized individuals to have access to them. Marriage records contain vital information pertaining to the marriages, such as the names of the married couple, the date of marriage, the name of the wedding venue and other information pertinent to the union. They also show if there has been any separation and whether the couple has lived together.

You will need to provide details such as your name and address to obtain marriage records. In addition, there are certain fees levied for obtaining information from marriage records. These vary depending on the number of records you require. Some of the most common fees include:

State fee: For official proceedings, like that of a marriage, you will have to pay an administrative fee. This is calculated on the basis of the number of public records in your file. These records are filed under the Texas Vital Statistics Office in Bandera County. It is possible to get access to these records for free, but you will have to obtain your records only after paying the corresponding state fee.

County fee: If you want to check for marriage records by hand, then the next in line is the county office where the marriage has been registered. The fee for this service is generally not very high. However, you will still have to pay the administrative charge. Most counties allow you to request for the records through their website or through fax. Some may also offer the records via mail.

You can visit the above mentioned websites for more details on marriage records. You should be careful while requesting for such records. Most websites do not provide accurate information. The first step you should take if you want to verify some information about a particular person is to check whether they have registered the marriage. You should also make sure to use reputed search sites before trusting your personal information. This will ensure that your information is completely safe.