Barbour County, Alabama

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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Barbour County Courthouse
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1800 Fifth Avenue North
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PO Box 398
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Clayton, Al 36016-0398
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Phone:  334-775-8371
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Judge of Probate has marriage, probate & land
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records from 1800's
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Clerk Circuit Court has div rec from 1860 &
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Court Record from 1912
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 17:47, 10 May 2012

This article is about a southeast Alabama county. For other uses, see Barbour.


Barbour County, Alabama
Map
Map of Alabama highlighting Barbour County
Location in the state of Alabama
Map of the U.S. highlighting Alabama
Location of Alabama in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 18, 1832
County Seat Clayton
Courthouse


United States Gotoarrow.png  Alabama  Gotoarrow.png  Barbour County

Contents

County Courthouse

Barbour County Courthouse 1800 Fifth Avenue North PO Box 398 Clayton, Al 36016-0398 Phone: 334-775-8371

Judge of Probate has marriage, probate & land records from 1800's Clerk Circuit Court has div rec from 1860 & Court Record from 1912

History

Parent County

1832--Barbour County was created 18 December 1832 from Pike County and Creek Cession. Barbour County has two county courthouses (both in use) Clayton and Eufaula. County seat: Clayton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American

The following have information concerning African American research.  Both should be used:

Cemeteries




Census

For tips on accessing Barbour County, Alabama census records online, see: Alabama Census.

Historical populations
Year Pop.  %±
1840 12,024
1850 23,632 96.5%
1860 30,812 30.4%
1870 29,309 −4.9%
1880 33,979 15.9%
1890 34,898 2.7%
1900 35,152 0.7%
1910 32,728 −6.9%
1920 32,067 −2.0%
1930 32,425 1.1%
1940 32,722 0.9%
1950 28,892 −11.7%
1960 24,700 −14.5%
1970 22,543 −8.7%
1980 24,756 9.8%
1990 25,417 2.7%
2000 29,038 14.2%
2010 27,457 −5.4%
Sources: "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. http://factfinder2.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/index.xhtml.  through 1960

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Besson, J A. B. History of Eufaula, Alabama: The Bluff City of the Chattahoochee. Atlanta, Ga: Franklin Steam Print. House, 1875 - read full-text online

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Center

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).