County Clerk

NOTICE

***The Brazos County Clerk's Office will be closing on Wednesday, December 22, 2021 at 12:30PM to celebrate the Christmas Holiday.  We will reopen on Tuesday, December 28, 2021.

***The Brazos County Clerk's Office will be closing on December 31, 2021 at 12:00pm to celebrate the New Year.  We will reopen on Tuesday, January 4, 2022.


Responsibilities & Services

The county clerk's office has been in existence in Texas since 1836 as set out in Section 20, Article 5 of the Texas Constitution.

The county clerk's duties, prerequisites and fees of office shall be prescribed by legislation. The county clerk's office is the record keeper of the county, which include:

  • Birth certificates
  • Brand registrations
  • DD214s (military discharges)
  • Death certificates
  • Marriage licenses
  • Probate and civil filings
  • Real estate property records

Our deed records for Brazos County began in 1841. The County Clerk's Office is also responsible for holding the federal, state and county elections.