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 Washington County Clerk

Welcome from County Clerk Beth A. Rothermel and the staff of the Washington County Clerk's Office.  Our goal is to provide the citizens of Washington County and all those who utilize this office with  professional and friendly service. We have tried to make this site as helpful and user friendly as you will find our office and staff if you visited our courthouse location. We encourage you to follow the links at the bottom of the page. These links cover the County Clerk's varied areas of responsibilities. We also welcome any comments or suggestions you might have regarding this web page or our office.

The County Clerk's office is located in the Washington County Courthouse, Suite 102, Brenham, Texas. 

At this time, we are following the Governor's orders and ask visitors to our office to wear a face covering.  Thank you.


For a marriage license, please make an appointment by calling 979-277-6200.

Mailing Address:
Washington County Clerk 
100 E. Main, Suite 102
Brenham, TX 77833

Phone: 979-277-6200
Fax: 979-277-6278


8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (open through the lunch hour)
Monday through Friday (except for County holidays)

PUBLIC EMERGENCY PROCEDURES - issued by the Washington County Court at Law;

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Guide to your County Government - a comprehensive guide to Washington County Government

Image result for binocular clip art    Search records Deed Records and Vital Statistics Index online at www.edoctecinc.com.

(Please note that not all of the Deed Records and OPR Records are computerized.  Currently 1835-approximately 1890 and 1915 - present are computerized.  We are working to get the remainder digitized.)

ASSUMED NAME FORM - also called a DBA form (Doing Business As); all owners of the business must sign and have their signature notarized;  $26 to file

  • Image result for election clip artELECTIONS - UPDATE                                  

    2020 Elections - March 3, 2020 - Primaries
                                July 14, 2020  - Primary Run-offs (moved from May 26, 2020)
                                November 3, 2020 - General Election
    See the ELECTION INFORMATION tab for polling locations, sample ballots, hours of Early Voting, Voting by Mail & other items of interest

    Voter ID requirements - English version

    Voter ID requirements - Spanish version

    Find my Polling Place -https://teamrv-mvp.sos.texas.gov/