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County Clerk

 Connie Becton
Office of the County Clerk
    Hardin County, Texas

The County Clerk's Office Employees
Front Left Center Hardin County Clerk Connie Becton

Front Right Center Chief Deputy Clerk Traci Turner

In the back row from left to right are Deputy Clerk's

Alysa Freeman, Betty Jo Hinson, Kourtney Zamora, Regina Sage, Angie Baker & Brande Jones


Please Scroll to the bottom of this page for printable documents.

Those applying for a marriage license must be here no later than 4:30 pm. Any later and you will be asked to wait until the following day. 






Mission Statement
The Hardin County Clerk's mission is to provide exceptional customer service when assisting the public. This includes being on the leading edge of operational best practices as well as further improving and increasing the knowledge and skills among staff for a more positive form of customer service.

We strive to instill:
                           Positive Values
                           Team work
                           Respect for others

These values, by far, determine the overall operations and services which will lead to a cohesive relationship between management, staff and the community. 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 is located on the 1st Floor of the Hardin County Courthouse, 300 Monroe, Suite B-110, Kountze, Texas  77625.

Mailing Address is:                  
P.O. Box 38                             
300 Monroe, Suite B-110
Kountze, Texas  77625

8:00 a.m. - 5 p.m. (open thru lunch)
Monday - Friday (except for County holidays)                                                         
Kountze, Texas  77625

Phone: (409) 246-5185
Fax: (409) 246-3208

The Hardin County Clerk's office accepts cash, check, money order, cashier's check or debit/credit cards (fees apply) associated with Assumed Names, Birth Certificates, Death Certificates, Marriage License, Marks & Brands, and Recording Fees.
Debit/Credit cards accepted are Discover, Visa and Matercard

Disclaimer:  The County Clerk's office, Hardin County, Texas provides this website as a public service. This website is not intended to replace any official source of information. Information available on this website is collected, maintained and provided solely for the convenience of the public users. No information contained within this website should be mistaken for legal advice, nor should anyone make legally binding decisions based on this information. While every effort is made to assure that this information is accurate, the County Clerk does not certify that authenticity of the information contained herein. The County Clerk shall under no circumstance be responsible for any error or omission which may occur in these records, nor liable for any actions taken as a result of reliance upon any information contained within this website from whatever source, or any other consequence from such reliance.

Please contact us if you do not find the information you are looking for.


Marks and Brands Letter

Birth and Death Record Application (Mail Only)

DBA (Assumed Name) Unincorporated

Military Discharge (DD214)