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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 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 versions at Ancestry ($); FamilySearch Books Online - free.

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 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 

Civil War

Civil War service men from Conecuh County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies or regiments that were formed from men of ConecuhCounty.

- 4th Regiment, Alabama Infantry, Company E(Conecuh Guards)
- 16th Regiment, Alabama Infantry, Company D
- 23rd Battalion, Alabama, Company F
- 23rd Regiment, Alabama Infantry, Company D and H
- 29th Regiment, Alabama Infantry, Company I
- 38th Regiment, Alabama Infantry, Company E
- 42nd Regiment, Alabama Infantry, Company E




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
  • To 1825 Index to Marriages at Ancestry– ($); Index. contains over 12,000 names. Each entry includes groom, bride, marriage date, county, and state. Every name is indexed so you can search for one name, or two names that are linked.
  • 1873–1875, 1936–1969 Alabama, Marriage Collection, 1800–1969 at Ancestry– ($); Index. This collection is comprised of indexes created by several agencies - the Alabama Center for Health Statistics, Jordan Dodd of Liahona Research, and Hunting For Bears.
Death
  • 1881–1974 Index to Deaths and Burials at Ancestry– ($); Index. Volunteers extracted the details in this index from microfilmed copies of church, civil, family, and other records of Alabama deaths and burials. details vary depending on the original record. Note that the number of available records can vary widely by county, and this database does not necessarily represent a comprehensive set of death records for the state during this time.

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).

 

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