Chilton County, Alabama Genealogy

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*[http://www.google.com/search?q=moore+Cemetery%2Cchilton+county+alabama+&rls=com.microsoft:*&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&startIndex=&startPage=1&rlz=1I7GPEA_en&safe=active Moore Family cemetery]  
 
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/al/chilton/cemeteries/mountcar305gcm.txt Mount Carmel (Adams) Baptist Church Cemetery (partial)]  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/al/chilton/cemeteries/mountcar305gcm.txt Mount Carmel (Adams) Baptist Church Cemetery (partial)]  
*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~everyoneged/cemetery.html Old Eddings/West Family Cemetery(partial]
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*[[Pates Chapel Cemetery, Jemison]]  
 
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*[[Pilgrim Rest Cemetery, African American]]  
 
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United States > Alabama > Chilton County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Chilton County was originally known as Baker County, renamed Chilton County on 17 December 1874.

Parent County

1868--Chilton County was created 30 December 1868 from part of Bibb, Autauga, Perry, and Shelby Counties.
County seat: Clanton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1870 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties


Resources

Cemeteries


Census

Chilton County, Alabama
Year Pop.  %±
1870 6,194
1880 10,793 74.2%
1890 14,549 34.8%
1900 16,522 13.6%
1910 23,187 40.3%
1920 22,770 −1.8%
1930 24,579 7.9%
1940 27,955 13.7%
1950 26,922 −3.7%
1960 25,693 −4.6%
1970 25,180 −2.0%
1980 30,612 21.6%
1990 32,458 6.0%
2000 39,593 22.0%
2010 43,643 10.2%
Baker County until 1874
Sources: "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. http://factfinder2.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/index.xhtml.  through 1960


Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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