Organizations

Below is a list of Genealogical and Historical Societies for Collin County, Texas. I have included some of the libraries that house the genealogical collections. If your information is not listed and you would like for me to add it email me.

   1. Collin County Genealogical Society Collin County Genealogical Society

   2. W. O. Haggard, Jr. Public Library, 2501 Coit Road, Plano, Texas., ph. 972-769-4240

   3. McKinney Public Library, 101 E. Hunt St., McKinney, Tx., ph. 972-547-7323

Collin County Historic Preservation Group, Inc.

P. O. Box 807, McKinney, TX 75070

972.562.4052 or 972.542.4052

collincohpg@yahoo.com

North Texas History Center

105 Chestnut @ 300 Virginia Street, McKinney, Tx., ph. 972-542-9457

Collin County Courthouse, 2300 Bloomdale Rd., McKinney, Tx. 75071. The County Clerk has birth and death records from 1903; cattle brands, military discharges, deed/land records, probate/will records. The District Clerk has divorces and civil records such as law suits. The staff is one of the best in Texas, however they are not there to do genealogical research requests. You may order copies of records if you have the exact information. Check with the courthouse for the current fees. There is an Index to Texas Births and Deaths on microfilm that most large libraries have and you may be able to obtain through inter-library loan or from the Family History Center nearest you. Phone courthouse for hours and information at 972-424-1460 ext. 4185.

            Plano Texas

            2700 Round Rock Trail

            Plano, Collin County, Texas, United States

            Phone: (972) 867-6479

            Hours: T, Th 9:15am-9pm; W 9:15am-5pm; F 9:15am-1pm.

            McKinney Texas

            2801 West Eldorado Pkwy

            McKinney, Collin County, Texas, United States

            Phone: (972) 547-0019

            Hours: T-Th 10am-2pm, 6:30-9:30pm; Sun 6:30-9:30pm.

            Closed: Closed last week of June/1st week of July, and the last two weeks of December.

Note: These are not mailing addresses. Because of limited staff, Family History Centers cannot respond to mail inquiries.

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