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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Alabama|Alabama]] > Jones County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Alabama]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Jones_County,_Alabama|Jones County]]'' <br>
  
== History Tidbit  ==
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*'''1867'''--'''Jones County''' was formed 4 February 1867 from parts of [[Jackson County, Alabama|Jackson]], and [[Blount County, Alabama|Blount]] counties, and the Cherokee Cession.  
 
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*'''1867'''--Jones County was formed 4 February 1867 from [[Jackson County, Alabama|Jackson]], [[Blount County, Alabama|Blount]] counties and the Cherokee Cession.  
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*'''1867'''--Abolished 3 November 1867 and returned to parent counties (Jackson and Blount).  
 
*'''1867'''--Abolished 3 November 1867 and returned to parent counties (Jackson and Blount).  
*'''1868'''--Sanford County was organized from the territory originally assigned to Jones County on 8 October 1868.  
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*'''1868'''--[[Sanford County, Alabama|Sanford County]] was organized from the territory originally assigned to Jones County on 8 October 1868.  
*'''1877'''--Sanford County renamed 1877 to [[Lamar County, Alabama|Lamar]] County.  
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*'''1877'''--Sanford County renamed 1877 to [[Lamar County, Alabama|Lamar]] County.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 38-39. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
*For the records, see Lamar County.
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For '''Jones County''' records, see '''[[Lamar County, Alabama]]'''.  
  
== References  ==
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=== References  ===
  
*Alabama: Her History Resources, W. Brewer; pub. Montgomery, Alabama, 1872.
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*Alabama History, Joel Campbell Dubose; pub. Atlanta 1908
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*History of Alabama, Albert Burton Moore; pub. Chicago, 1927
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*History of Alabama and Dictionary of Alabama Biography, Thomas McAvory Owen; pub. Chicago, 1921.
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*Report of the Alabama History Commission, Thomas McAvory Owen; pub. Montgomery, Alabama 1901
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*History of Alabama, Albert James Pickett; pub. Birmingham, Alabama 1878
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[[Category:Lamar_County,_Alabama]]
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{{Alabama|Alabama}}
  
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[[Category:Lamar_County,_Alabama]] [[Category:Sanford_County,_Alabama]] [[Category:Jones_County,_Alabama]] [[Category:Alabama_counties]]

Revision as of 03:55, 28 August 2012

United States Gotoarrow.png Alabama Gotoarrow.png Jones County

  • 1867--Jones County was formed 4 February 1867 from parts of Jackson, and Blount counties, and the Cherokee Cession.
  • 1867--Abolished 3 November 1867 and returned to parent counties (Jackson and Blount).
  • 1868--Sanford County was organized from the territory originally assigned to Jones County on 8 October 1868.
  • 1877--Sanford County renamed 1877 to Lamar County.[1]

For Jones County records, see Lamar County, Alabama.

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 38-39. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.