Cullman County, Alabama Genealogy

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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1661470 Births and Christenings 1881-1930]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674672 Marriages 1816-1957]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674670 Death and Burials 1881-1952]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1916159 County Probate Records]<br>
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''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Alabama|Alabama]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[{{PAGENAME}}|Cullman County]]''
 
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Archives and Libraries  ====
 
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==== Biographies ====
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==== Deeds and Land Records<br> ====
 
  
 
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*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,1805416,n,addington%20chapel%20cemetery.cfm Addington Chapel Cemetery]  
 
*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,1805416,n,addington%20chapel%20cemetery.cfm Addington Chapel Cemetery]  
 
*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,1730214,n,antioch%20cemetery.cfm Antioch Cemetery]  
 
*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,1730214,n,antioch%20cemetery.cfm Antioch Cemetery]  
*[http://www.interment.net/data/us/al/cullman/arkadelphia/index.htm Arkadelphia Cemetery <span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1329431107406_907" />]
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*[http://www.interment.net/data/us/al/cullman/arkadelphia/index.htm Arkadelphia Cemetery <span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1329431107406_907" />]  
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSln=Burks&GSiman=1&GScty=3829& Baileyton Cemetery]  
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSln=Burks&GSiman=1&GScty=3829& Baileyton Cemetery]  
 
*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,1805417,n,baldwin%20chapel%20cemetery.cfm Baldwin Chapel Cemetery]  
 
*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,1805417,n,baldwin%20chapel%20cemetery.cfm Baldwin Chapel Cemetery]  
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*[http://www.interment.net/data/us/al/cullman/welcome/index.htm Welcome Cemetery]  
 
*[http://www.interment.net/data/us/al/cullman/welcome/index.htm Welcome Cemetery]  
 
*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,1730287,n,welti%20cemetery.cfm Welti Cemetery]
 
*[http://alabama.hometownlocator.com/maps/feature-map,ftc,2,fid,1730287,n,welti%20cemetery.cfm Welti Cemetery]
 
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===== Civil War Battle Fought in Cullman County  =====
 
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[http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/abpp/battles/ALmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Alabama.  
 
[http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/abpp/battles/ALmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Alabama.  
  
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:*'''1878''' - ''The Southern Immigrant'' at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=50348 Ancestry] ($).
 
:*'''1878''' - ''The Southern Immigrant'' at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=50348 Ancestry] ($).
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
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Revision as of 23:02, 20 August 2012

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Alabama  Gotoarrow.png  Cullman County

Dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate






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Cullman County, Alabama
Map
Map of Alabama highlighting Cullman County
Location in the state of Alabama
Map of the U.S. highlighting Alabama
Location of Alabama in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 24, 1877
County Seat Cullman
Courthouse


Contents

County Courthouse

Cullman County Courthouse
500 2nd Avenue SW,
Cullman, AL 35055, (256) 739-3530

Probate Judge has marriage, divorce, probate
and land records from 1877and old newpapers [1]

History

Parent County

1877--Cullman County was created 24 January 1877 from Blount, Morgan, and Winston Counties.
County seat: Cullman [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Arab | Cullman | Hanceville

Towns

Baileyton | Bremen | Colony | Dodge City | Fairview | Garden City | Good Hope | Holly Pond | South Vinemont | West Point

Unincorporated community

Crane Hill

Neighboring Counties

Blount | Lawrence | Marshall | Morgan | Walker | Winston

Resources

Archives and Libraries

Biography

Biographies of many notable residents of Cullman County, Alabama Genealogy were published in Memorial Record of Alabama (1893). Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free. Begins on page 798.

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Cullman County, Alabama Genealogy census records online, see: Alabama Census.


Cullman County, Alabama
Year Pop.  %±
1880 6,355
1890 13,439 111.5%
1900 17,849 32.8%
1910 28,321 58.7%
1920 33,034 16.6%
1930 41,051 24.3%
1940 47,343 15.3%
1950 49,046 3.6%
1960 45,572 −7.1%
1970 52,445 15.1%
1980 61,642 17.5%
1990 67,613 9.7%
2000 77,483 14.6%
2010 80,406 3.8%

Church Records

  • Baptist
  • Roman Catholic

North Central Alabama Genealogical Society
1425 Mitchell Rd NW
Cullman, AL 35055
Collection includes: Early Catholic records, including baptisms, marriages, deaths, and cemetery records for Cullman County and Warrior Church, Jefferson County

Court Records

Divorce Records

Genealogy

Land and Property

Local Histories

Maps

Military History and Records


Civil War Battle Fought in Cullman County
  • 1863 - April 30 = Day's Gap, also known as Sand Mountain

Battle information from Civil War Battle Summaries by State, by the Heritage Preservation Services.

Map showing Civil War battles in Alabama.

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

  • 1878 - The Southern Immigrant at Ancestry ($).
  • 1930-1951 - The Cullman Democrat at Ancestry ($).
  • 1937-38, 1942-43, 1947 - The Cullman Banner at Ancestry ($).

Probate Records

Schools

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death
Vital Record Substitutes

A free collection of obituaries and death notices from various funeral homes in the Cullman County area has been put together by GenealogyBuffs.com:

Societies and Libraries

Family History Center

  • 801 Main St NW
    Hanceville, Cullman, Alabama, United States
    Phone: 256-352-8265
    Hours: Mon-Thur 7:30am-8:30pm; Fri 7:30am-4pm; Sat 9am-3pm
    Attention: Microfilms from the Church can be ordered at this facility

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Cullman 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).
  3. Coverage Table, "Alabama County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)," FamilySearch Research Wiki, https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Alabama_County_Marriages_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records), accessed 6 August 2012.