Choctaw County, Alabama Genealogy

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'''1847'''--Choctaw County was&nbsp;created 29 December 1847&nbsp;from [[Washington_County,_Alabama|Washington]] and [[Sumter_County,_Alabama|Sumter]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Butler <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1847'''--Choctaw County was&nbsp;created 29 December 1847&nbsp;from [[Washington County, Alabama|Washington]] and [[Sumter County, Alabama|Sumter]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Butler <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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*[[Clarke County, Alabama|Clarke]]  
 
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*[[Lauderdale County, Mississippi|Lauderdale County, Mississippi]]  
 
*[[Lauderdale County, Mississippi|Lauderdale County, Mississippi]]  
 
*[[Marengo County, Alabama|Marengo]]  
 
*[[Marengo County, Alabama|Marengo]]  
*[[Sumter County, Alabama|Sumter]]
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*[[Washington County, Alabama|Washington]]  
 
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*[[Wayne County, Mississippi|Wayne County, Mississippi]]
 
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Revision as of 04:11, 26 August 2010

United States > Alabama > Choctaw County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1847--Choctaw County was created 29 December 1847 from Washington and Sumter Counties.
County seat: Butler [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1859 and 1871 -- 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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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