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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. 

For Jurors called for Jury Duty in County Court at Law on September 30, 2022 - All three defendants scheduled for jury trial the week of October 3, 2022, have entered pleas of "guilty", and a jury trial is no longer necessary.  Thank you for your willingness to serve, but anyone called for jury duty in the County Court at Law no longer needs to appear. 

Please note that this notice does not affect the District Court, and anyone with jury duty in the District Court still needs to appear.




For a Marriage License, please make an appointment by calling 979-277-6200.

Cost of Marriage License is $82.00, if one or both parties is a Texas resident.

Cost of Marriage License is $182.00, if neither party is a Texas resident.

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.


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

  • The Washington County Clerk offers property owners a free service to alert them of potential property fraud. This service will notify subscribers within 24 hours when a document with their registered name on it has been recorded into the county's Official Public Records. To sign up for this service, click on the following link:

    Fraud Alert