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Dale County, Alabama
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Founded December 22, 1824
County Seat Ozark
Courthouse


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County Courthouse

DALE COUNTY,
Court Square 
Ozark, AL 36360,
Phone:(334) 774-5003

Probate Judge has marriage and probate records from 1884 and land records;
Clerk Circuit Court has court records and divorce records from 1885
County Health Department has birth records <ref name="HBG">Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Dale County p. 36. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.</ref>

History

Parent County

1824--Dale County was created 22 December 1824 from Covington, Henry and Pike Counties.
County seat: Ozark [1]

Boundary Changes

1869 and 1884 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

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

Burned Counties Research

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

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Barbour
Coffee
Geneva
Henry
Houston
Pike

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

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

Societies and Libraries

Family History Center

Web Sites

References

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

 

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