Courthouse Direct (courthousedirect.com) is a great resource for deeds, patents, wills, lease information and more. It's not free but you can do it yourself for much less than hiring it out. I'm finding patents, titles, deeds and even my great-grandparents' wills!
Hi, Helen -
There are a number of websites that provide online records for various Counties here in Texas, just as there are for many States.
Here are a few additional websites that provide access to Texas County Records:
I'm sure there are others.
Many Counties also offer their Records online.
Hope this helps -
Very good! Thanks!