Historical Indexes, Plat & Documents – Texas

Largest repository of historical courthouse information in Texas

CHD File Viewer provides access to scanned indexes and image of (handwritten and typed) Real Property and Oil and Gas Records. We are continually adding documents to our data library by employing 6 to 10 scanning crews in courthouses all over Texas. These records include but are not limited to:

  • Geographically Indexed Title Plants from 1800’s
  • Historical Real Property Documents
  • Historical Oil & Gas Documents
  • Handwritten Grantor Grantee Indexes
  • Historical and Current Subdivision Plats
  • Starters/Deed Restrictions

      (Records Vary per County)

  • Free to View
  • $1-$2 per page to Download
View Now Coverage

     Grantor/Grantee Indexes

       Geo-Index Back Plants

              Maps & Plats

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          Oil & Gas Records

   Municipal Engg. Drawings

    Probate Index & Minutes

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  • Abstractors
  • Genealogist
  • Title Companies
  • Title Agents
  • Surveyors
  • Attorneys
  • Engineers
  • Government Entities
  • Appraisers
  • Banks and MOrtgage
  • Document Retrievers
  • Oil & Gas Landmen
  • Private Investigators
  • Right of Way Agents
  • Real Estate Agents


  • FAST access to Historical Real Property Indexes & Records
  • Historical Geographically Indexed Back Plants (additional subscription may apply)
  • Most Documents Are Free to View
  • Eliminate Trips to the Courthouse
  • 24 Hour Access
  • Contains Over 150 Counties


  • Preview Documents Before Purchasing
  • Historical Indexes, Deeds, Plats, Tax Cards, and More
  • Adjust, Rotate, and Zoom functions
  • Sub-Indexing for Fast Searching
  • Starter & Base Files from Prior Title Commitments