Geneva County, Alabama Genealogy

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|1870 |  2959
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|1880 |  4342
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|1890 | 10690
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|1900 | 19096
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|1910 | 26230
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|1920 | 29315
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|1930 | 30104
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|1940 | 29172
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|1950 | 25899
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|1960 | 22310
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|1970 | 21924
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|1980 | 24253
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|1990 | 23647
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Revision as of 15:45, 21 May 2012

Dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate






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Geneva County, Alabama
Map
Map of Alabama highlighting Geneva County
Location in the state of Alabama
Map of the U.S. highlighting Alabama
Location of Alabama in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 26, 1868
County Seat Geneva
Courthouse


United States  Gotoarrow.png  Alabama  Gotoarrow.png  Geneva County

Contents

County Courthouse

GENEVA COUNTY,
200 North Commerce Street
Geneva, AL 36340,
Phone: (334) 684-5620

Probate Judge has marriage records from 1898
and military discharge records from 1890
Clerk Circuit Court has court recrods from 1923 and divorce records.[1]

History

Parent County

1868--Geneva County was created 26 December 1868 from Dale, Henry and Coffee Counties.
County seat: Geneva [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1898 -- 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

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Geneva County, Alabama
Year Pop.  %±
1870  2959
1880  4342 Expression error: Unrecognised punctuation character "�"
1890 10,690 Expression error: Unrecognised punctuation character "�"
1900 19,096 78.6%
1910 26,230 37.4%
1920 29,315 11.8%
1930 30,104 2.7%
1940 29,172 −3.1%
1950 25,899 −11.2%
1960 22,310 −13.9%
1970 21,924 −1.7%
1980 24,253 10.6%
1990 23,647 −2.5%
2000 25,764 9.0%
2010 26,790 4.0%

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


Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Center

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Geneva County p. 37. ; .
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).