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Kendall County, Texas

Kendall County  is in south central Texas, bordered by Gillespie, Blanco, Comal, Bexar, Bandera, and Kerr counties. Boerne, the county seat, is on Cibolo Creek at the intersection of U.S. Highway 87 and Farm Road 475, thirty miles northwest of San Antonio.

Cities, Towns & Communities

Boerne (Tusculum) (county seat) | Bergheim | Comfort | Curry's Creek | Kendalia | Sisterdale | Waring | Welfare

Courthouses

Kendall County has been home to two Courthouses. The first one, built in 1870, is still in use, across the street from the current courthouse, built in 1998.

Kendall County Courthouse
201 E. San Antonio St.
Boerne, Texas 78006

County Clerk - Darlene Herrin
Phone: 830-249-9343 ext. 230
Email: [email protected]
Office Hours: 8 am-12 noon, 1-5 pm

Kendall County Government Website

History

Kendall County History from the Handbook of Texas Online.

A History of Kendall County, Texas, 1984, by Kendall County Historical Commission.

Historic Images of Boerne, Texas, 1982, by Garland A. Perry.

A Hundred Years of Comfort in Texas, 1954; rev. ed. 1974, by Guido E. Ransleben.

Death on the Nueces: German Texans Treue der Union, 2002, by Rodman L. Underwood.

Resources

Genealogical and Historical Society of Kendall County

Boerne Area Historical Preservation Society

Kendall County Historical Commission

Boerne Public Library

Comfort Public Library

Kendalia Public Library

City of Boerne Website

The Boerne Star Newspaper

Greater Boerne Chamber of Commerce

 

Location

Boerne, TX 29° 47' 40.7904" N, 98° 43' 55.092" W