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Alabama Genealogy By County

Autauga CountyNov. 21, 1818Montgomery Prattville
Baldwin CountyDec. 21, 1809Washington, Florida Bay Minette
Barbour CountyDec. 18, 1832Creek Nation, Pike Clayton
Bibb CountyFeb. 7, 1818Originally Cahawba Centreville
Blount CountyFeb. 6, 1818Creek Nation Oneonta
Bullock CountyDec. 5, 1866Barbour, Macon, Montgomery, Pike Union Springs
Butler CountyDec. 13, 1819Monroe, Conecuh Greenville
Calhoun CountyDec. 18, 1832Creek Nation, originally Benton Anniston
Chambers CountyDec. 18, 1832Creek Nation Lafayette
Cherokee CountyJan. 9, 1836Cherokee Nation Centre
Chilton CountyDec. 30, 1868Autauga, Bibb, Perry, Shelby Clanton
Choctaw CountyDec. 29, 1847Sumter, Washington Butler
Clarke CountyDec. 10, 1812Mississippi Territory Grove Hill
Clay CountyDec. 7, 1866Randolph, Talladega Ashland
Cleburne CountyDec. 6, 1866Calhoun, Randolph, Talladega Heflin
Coffee CountyDec. 29, 1841Dale Elba
Colbert CountyFeb. 6, 1867Franklin Tuscumbia
Conecuh CountyFeb. 13, 1818Monroe Evergreen
Coosa CountyDec. 18, 1832Creek Nation Rockford
Covington CountyDec. 17, 1821briefly renamed Jones Andalusia
Crenshaw CountyNov. 30, 1866Butler, Coffee, Covington, Pike, Lowndes Luverne
Cullman CountyJan. 24, 1877Blount, Morgan, Winston Cullman
Dale CountyDec. 22, 1824Covington, Henry Ozark
Dallas CountyAug. 9, 1814Creek Nation Selma
Dekalb CountyJan. 9, 1836Cherokee Nation Fort Payne
Elmore CountyFeb. 15, 1866Autauga, Coosa, Montgomery, Tallapoosa Wetumpka
Escambia CountyDec. 10, 1868Baldwin, Conecuh Brewton
Etowah CountyDec. 7, 1866originally Baine Gadsden
Fayette CountyDec. 20, 1824Tuscaloosa, Marion Fayette
Franklin CountyFeb. 6, 1818Cherokee & Chickasaw Nations Russellville
Geneva CountyDec. 26, 1868Dale, Henry, Coffee Geneva
Greene CountyDec. 13, 1819Marengo, Tuscaloosa Eutaw
Hale CountyJan. 30, 1867Greene, Marengo, Perry, Tuscaloosa Greensboro
Henry CountyDec. 13, 1819Conecuh Abbeville
Houston CountyFeb. 9, 1903Dale, Geneva, Henry Dothan
Jackson CountyDec. 13, 1819Cherokee Nation Scottsboro
Jefferson CountyDec. 13, 1819Blount Birmingham
Lamar CountyFeb. 4, 1867Marion, Fayette, Pickens Vernon
Lauderdale CountyFeb. 6, 1818Cherokee & Chickasaw Nations Florence
Lawrence CountyFeb. 6, 1818Cherokee & Chickasaw Nations Moulton
Lee CountyDec. 5, 1866Chambers, Macon, Russell, Tallapoosa Opelika
Limestone CountyFeb. 6, 1818Cherokee & Chickasaw Nations Athens
Lowndes CountyJan. 20, 1830Butler, Dallas, Montgomery Hayneville
Macon CountyDec. 18, 1832Creek Nation Tuskegee
Madison CountyDec. 13, 1808Cherokee & Chickasaw Nations Huntsville
Marengo CountyFeb. 6, 1818Choctaw Nation Linden
Marion CountyFeb. 13, 1818Tuscaloosa Hamilton
Marshall CountyJan. 9, 1836Blount, Jackson, Cherokee Nation Guntersville
Mobile CountyAug. 1, 1813West Florida Mobile
Monroe CountyJune 29, 1815Creek Nation Washington Monroeville
Montgomery CountyDec. 6, 1816Monroe Montgomery
Morgan CountyFeb. 6, 1818Cherokee Nation Decatur
Perry CountyDec. 13, 1819Montgomery Marion
Pickens CountyDec. 19, 1819Tuscaloosa Carrollton
Pike CountyDec. 7, 1821Henry, Montgomery Troy
Randolph CountyDec. 18, 1832Creek Nation Wedowee
Russell CountyDec. 18, 1832Creek Nation Phenix City
Saint Clair CountyDec. 18, 1832Shelby Pell City
Shelby CountyFeb. 7, 1818Montgomery Columbiana
Sumter CountyDec. 18, 1832Choctaw Nation Livingston
Talladega CountyDec. 18, 1832Creek Nation Talladega
Tallapoosa CountyDec. 18, 1832Creek Nation Dadeville
Tuscaloosa CountyFeb. 7, 1818Cherokee & Choctaw Nations Tuscaloosa
Walker CountyDec. 20, 1824Marion, Tuscaloosa Jasper
Washington CountyJune 4, 1800Mississippi Territory Chatom
Wilcox CountyDec. 13, 1819Monroe, Dallas Camden
Winston CountyFeb. 12, 1850Walker Double Springs


Extinct Alabama Counties

Baine CountyBaine County was discontinued in 1867, and the land incorporated into Etowah County in 1868.
Baker CountyBaker County was created in 1868. The name was changed to Chilton County in 1874.
Benton CountyBenton County was created in 1832, its name was changed to Calhoun County on Jan. 29, 1858.
Cabela CountyCabela County was created in 1818. The name was changed to Bibb County two years later.
Cotaco CountyCotaco County was created in 1818 and named for a local Indian chief, it was renamed Morgan County in 1821
Hancock CountyHancock County was formed in 1850, it's name was changed to Winston in 1858.
Jones CountyJones County was created on Feb. 4, 1867. It was abolished on Nov. 3, 1867. Almost a year later, on Oct. 8, 1868, Sanford County was created from what had been Jones County. In 1877, the name was changed to Lamar County
Sanford CountySanford County was established on Oct. 8, 1868, Sanford County was created from what had been Jones County. In 1877, the name was changed to Lamar County

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