Conecuh County, Alabama Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Alabama|Alabama]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[{{PAGENAME}}|Conecuh County]]''  
 
''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Alabama|Alabama]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[{{PAGENAME}}|Conecuh County]]''  
  
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| bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" width="100%" colspan="6" | '''Dates for major county records'''
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Conecuh County, Alabama#Taxation|Tax]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Conecuh County, Alabama#Taxation|Tax]]'''</center>
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Conecuh County, Alabama#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Conecuh County, Alabama#Probate_Records|Probate]]'''</center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1881</center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1866</center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1881</center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1866</center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1866</center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1866</center>
 
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| bgcolor="#99d6ff" width="100%" colspan="6" | '''For earlier dates, try...[[Conecuh County, Alabama#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Conecuh County, Alabama#Newspapers|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Conecuh County, Alabama#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]] &#124; [[Conecuh County, Alabama#Parent County|Parent County]]'''
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| bgcolor="#99d6ff" width="100%" colspan="6" | '''For earlier dates, try...[[Conecuh County, Alabama#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Conecuh County, Alabama#Newspapers|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Conecuh County, Alabama#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]] &#124; [[Conecuh County, Alabama#Parent_County|Parent County]]'''
|} {{ALinfobox|Conecuh|1818|February 13|Evergreen}}  
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{{ALinfobox|Conecuh|1818|February 13|Evergreen}}  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Conecuh County, Alabama Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|250px|Conecuh County, Alabama Courthouse.jpg]] [http://www.alabama.gov/portal/secondary.jsp?id=countiesGulf&countyID=conecuh Conecuh County Courthouse],&nbsp;<br>Jackson Street,<br>Courthouse Square,&nbsp;<br>Evergreen, AL 36401,<br>Phone:(251) 578-2066  
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[[Image:Conecuh County, Alabama Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|250px]] [http://www.alabama.gov/portal/secondary.jsp?id=countiesGulf&countyID=conecuh Conecuh County Courthouse],&nbsp;<br>Jackson Street,<br>Courthouse Square,&nbsp;<br>Evergreen, AL 36401,<br>Phone:(251) 578-2066  
  
 
Probate Judge has marriage probate and land records <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Conecuh County p. 36. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
 
Probate Judge has marriage probate and land records <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Conecuh County p. 36. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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'''1868, 1875, 1885 and 1895--'''The county courthouse burned.<br>For further information on burned counties, see the following:  
 
'''1868, 1875, 1885 and 1895--'''The county courthouse burned.<br>For further information on burned counties, see the following:  
  
*[[Burned Counties Research]] <br>  
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*[[Burned Counties Research]] <br>
 
*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
 
*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
==== Populated Places: <br> ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSln=Brantley&GSiman=1&GScid=21496& Bermuda Cemetery]  
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSln=Brantley&GSiman=1&GScid=21496& Bermuda Cemetery]  
 
*[http://algw.org/butler/cemeteries/bethelwest/bethelw.htm Bethel West Cemetery]  
 
*[http://algw.org/butler/cemeteries/bethelwest/bethelw.htm Bethel West Cemetery]  
*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,1805518,n,bethesda%20cemetery.cfm Bethesda Cemetery <span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1329247912664_932" />]  
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*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,1805518,n,bethesda%20cemetery.cfm Bethesda Cemetery <span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1329247912664_932" />]
 
*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,149625,n,brown%20beasley%20cemetery.cfm Brown Beasley Cemetery]  
 
*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,149625,n,brown%20beasley%20cemetery.cfm Brown Beasley Cemetery]  
 
*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,115159,n,buffington%20cemetery.cfm Buffington Cemetery]  
 
*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,115159,n,buffington%20cemetery.cfm Buffington Cemetery]  
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*[http://www.google.com/search?q=pleasant+grove+baptist+church+cemetery+conecuh+county+alabama+&rls=com.microsoft:*&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&startIndex=&startPage=1&rlz=1I7GPEA_en&safe=active Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery]  
 
*[http://www.google.com/search?q=pleasant+grove+baptist+church+cemetery+conecuh+county+alabama+&rls=com.microsoft:*&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&startIndex=&startPage=1&rlz=1I7GPEA_en&safe=active Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery]  
 
*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,149657,n,rabb%20cemetery.cfm Rabb Cemetery]  
 
*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,149657,n,rabb%20cemetery.cfm Rabb Cemetery]  
*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,1805520,n,ramah%20cemetery.cfm Ramah Cemetery <span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1329256034878_110" />]  
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*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,1805520,n,ramah%20cemetery.cfm Ramah Cemetery <span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1329256034878_110" />]
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/al/conecuh/cemeteries/rfreewill.txt Range Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery]  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/al/conecuh/cemeteries/rfreewill.txt Range Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery]  
 
*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,149660,n,repton%20cemetery.cfm Repton Cemetery]  
 
*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,149660,n,repton%20cemetery.cfm Repton Cemetery]  
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}} {{Census|Alabama}}  
 
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:*'''1865-1866''' - U.S. IRS Tax Assessment Lists, 1862-1918 at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1264 Ancestry] ($). Conecuh County is in District 1.
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 00:47, 21 August 2012

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Alabama  Gotoarrow.png  Conecuh County

Dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1881
1866
1881
1866
1866
1866
For earlier dates, try...Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries | Parent County
Conecuh County, Alabama
Map
Map of Alabama highlighting Conecuh County
Location in the state of Alabama
Map of the U.S. highlighting Alabama
Location of Alabama in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 13, 1818
County Seat Evergreen
Courthouse


Contents

County Courthouse

Conecuh County, Alabama Courthouse.jpg
Conecuh County Courthouse
Jackson Street,
Courthouse Square, 
Evergreen, AL 36401,
Phone:(251) 578-2066

Probate Judge has marriage probate and land records [1]

History

Parent County

1818--Conecuh County was created 13 February 1818 from Monroe County.
County seat: Evergreen [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1868, 1875, 1885 and 1895--The county courthouse burned.
For further information on burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places:

Neighboring Counties

Butler
Covington
Escambia
Monroe

Resources

Biography

Biographies of many notable residents of Conecuh County, Alabama Genealogy were published in Memorial Record of Alabama (1893). Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free. Begins on page 700.

Cemeteries

  • Riley, Elizabeth d'Autrey. The Evergreen Old Historical Cemetery in Evergreen, Alabama, Conecuh County. Brewton, Ala.: Escambia Ptg. and Office Supplies, 1971. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Census

Conecuh County, Alabama
Year Pop.  %±
1820 5,713
1830 7,444 30.3%
1840 8,197 10.1%
1850 9,322 13.7%
1860 11,311 21.3%
1870 9,574 −15.4%
1880 12,605 31.7%
1890 14,594 15.8%
1900 17,514 20.0%
1910 21,433 22.4%
1920 24,593 14.7%
1930 25,429 3.4%
1940 25,489 0.2%
1950 21,776 −14.6%
1960 17,762 −18.4%
1970 15,645 −11.9%
1980 15,884 1.5%
1990 14,054 −11.5%
2000 14,089 0.2%
2010 13,228 −6.1%
Sources: "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. http://factfinder.census.gov.  through 1960
For tips on accessing Conecuh County, Alabama Genealogy census records online, see: Alabama Census.


Church Records

Court Records

Land and Property

Local Histories

  • Riley, Benjamin Franklin. History of Conecuh County Alabama. Columbus, Ga.: T. Gilbert, Printer, 1881. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free.

Maps

Military


Newspapers

Probate Records

Research Guides

  • Inventory of the County Archives of Alabama: Conecuh County. Birmingham, Ala.: The Survey, 1938. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Taxation

  • 1865-1866 - U.S. IRS Tax Assessment Lists, 1862-1918 at Ancestry ($). Conecuh County is in District 1.

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death

Voting Registers

Alabama Voting Registers for 1867 are available online at the Alabama Department of Archives and History.  Conecuh County has one book.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Conecuh County p. 36. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).