|Job description||Oversees county legal records. Term is four years.|
|Duties||Responsible for county vital records such as birth, marriage, and death certificates; property deeds; oil and gas leases; and powers of attorney.
Provides administrative support for county courts, maintaining records for criminal, civil, and probate cases.
Collects county fines and fees; manages cash bonds and funds for minors and guardianships.
|Mary Louise Nicholson (incumbent)|
Government website: https://www.tarrantcounty.com/en/county-clerk.html
- Vote 411 (League of Women Voters Education Fund), County Clerk
- “Candidates for judge of Tarrant County clerk on the November 8 ballot,” Fort Worth Star-Telegram (Oct 23, 2022) (paywall – article limit)
Recent News Articles
- “Tarrant County set to begin offering virtual option for marriage applications,” CBS DFW (Oct 12, 2022) https://www.cbsnews.com/dfw/news/tarrant-county-becomes-first-in-texas-to-approve-virtual-option-for-marriage-applications/