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Lamar County, Alabama
Map
Map of Alabama highlighting Lamar County
Location in the state of Alabama
Map of the U.S. highlighting Alabama
Location of Alabama in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 4, 1867
County Seat Vernon
Courthouse


United States  Gotoarrow.png  Alabama  Gotoarrow.png  Lamar County

Contents

County Courthouse

LAMAR COUNTY, 330 First St. NE., Vernon, AL 35592, (205) 695-7193

History

Parent County

1867--Lamar County was created 4 February 1867 from Marion and Fayette Counties.
County seat: Vernon [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1866 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

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

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries


Census

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


Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Transcribed newspapers:

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

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

Newspaper Transcriptions

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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

 

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