Geneva County, Alabama

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[http://www.genevacounty.net/ GENEVA COUNTY],<br>200 North Commerce Street<br>Geneva, AL 36340, <br>Phone: (334) 684-5620  
 
[http://www.genevacounty.net/ GENEVA COUNTY],<br>200 North Commerce Street<br>Geneva, AL 36340, <br>Phone: (334) 684-5620  
  
Probate Judge has marriage records from 1898 <br>and military discharge records from 1890<br>Clerk Circuit Court has court recrods from 1923 and divorce records.&lt;ref name="HBG"&gt;''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Geneva County p. 37. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.&lt;/ref&gt;
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Probate Judge has marriage records from 1898 <br>and military discharge records from 1890<br>Clerk Circuit Court has court recrods from 1923 and divorce records.<ref name="HBG">Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Geneva County p. 37. ; .</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 15:05, 15 May 2012

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


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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

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Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Geneva County, Alabama 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).