Auction / Estray Listings



Effective March 1st, 2010, the Ellis County Sheriff's Office will be posting Notices of Estray Livestock on this website.

Pursuant to Chapter 4, Title 121, Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1925, lawfully impounded livestock will be sold at public auction on the date and time posted on this page of the Official Ellis County website. If you have knowledge of someone who may be missing livestock, please check the Estray-Auction page of this website. If this could possibly be your animal, contact the Civil Division of the Ellis County Sheriff's Office at 972-825-4967. No other Notice will be published.

Other personal or real property may be listed on this website for auction.

                                NOTICE OF IMPOUNDMENT OF ESTRAY

Case Number:  18-02970

Date: March 9, 2018

On the 8th day of March A.D. 2018, I impounded the below described estray

Animal Type:   cattle         Breed: possibly Angus / Brangus

Color:  black                Size:  yearling

Sex :  yearling bull

Brand, Earmark, Identifying Characteristics:   none

Location of the Estray when impounded:  700 block Union Hill Rd, Bristol

Reporting Party :  Jay Davis

And, on the 9th day of March A.D. 2018 I filed NOTICE OF ESTRAY with the Ellis County Clerk’s office of Ellis County, Texas.

I have made a diligent search of the register of recorded brands in Ellis County for the owner of the Estray, but the search did not reveal the owner.- N/A – no brands   

Notice is hereby given that if the ownership of said Estray is not determined by the 26th

day of March A.D. 2018, said Estray will be sold at Public Auction/Sheriff’s sale at 

Hubbard Livestock Market, 3422 State Highway 31, Hubbard TX; Sale starting @ 1:pm



BEFORE ME, the undersigned authority on the 9th day of March A.D. 2018 personally appeared Deputy C.Darling #253  in and for Ellis County Texas who being duly sworn deposes and says:

That on the 7th  day of March A.D. 2018, I was notified of the above described livestock was running at large in Ellis County Texas at the above described location and pursuant to the stock laws of the State of Texas, Chapter 4, Title 121 Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1925, impounded said livestock same being impounded at the above described location.


Sheriff, Ellis County Texas

By:__C. Darling #253_____________/_972-825-4967__

     Deputy Sheriff, Ellis County

SWORN TO AND SUBSCRIBED before me on this _9th_day of__March_A.D. 2018.


                         (seal)                            Notary Public ___________________________

Bull Cow 3.9.2018