Crenshaw County, Alabama Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1866'''--Crenshaw County was&nbsp;created 24 November 1866&nbsp;from [[Butler_County,_Alabama|Butler]], [[Coffee_County,_Alabama|Coffee]], [[Covington_County,_Alabama|Covington]], [[Lowndes_County,_Alabama|Lowndes]], and [[Pike_County,_Alabama|Pike]] Counties.<br>'''County seat''':&nbsp;Luvern <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1866'''--Crenshaw County was&nbsp;created 24 November 1866&nbsp;from [[Butler County, Alabama|Butler]], [[Coffee County, Alabama|Coffee]], [[Covington County, Alabama|Covington]], [[Lowndes County, Alabama|Lowndes]], and [[Pike County, Alabama|Pike]] Counties.<br>'''County seat''':&nbsp;Luvern <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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*[[Butler_County,_Alabama|Butler <br>]]
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*[[Butler County, Alabama|Butler <br>]]
*[[Butler_County,_Alabama|Coffee]]  
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*[[Butler County, Alabama|Coffee]]  
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*[[Covington County, Alabama|Covington]]  
*[[Lowndes_County,_Alabama|Lowndes]]  
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*[[Lowndes County, Alabama|Lowndes]]  
*[[Montgomery_County,_Alabama|Montgomery]]  
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*[[Montgomery County, Alabama|Montgomery]]  
*[[Pike_County,_Alabama|Pike]]
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*[[Pike County, Alabama|Pike]]
  
 
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Revision as of 03:35, 26 August 2010

 United States  > Alabama > Crenshaw County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1866--Crenshaw County was created 24 November 1866 from Butler, Coffee, Covington, Lowndes, and Pike Counties.
County seat: Luvern [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1898 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

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

https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Burned_Counties_Research

http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424

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).