Lauderdale County, Alabama Genealogy

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LAUDERDALE COUNTY, 200 South Court Street, Florence, AL 35630, (256) 760-5728
  
 
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Revision as of 20:57, 10 May 2012


Lauderdale County, Alabama
Map
Map of Alabama highlighting Lauderdale County
Location in the state of Alabama
Map of the U.S. highlighting Alabama
Location of Alabama in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 6, 1818
County Seat Florence
Courthouse


United States  Gotoarrow.png  Alabama  Gotoarrow.png  Lauderdale County

Contents

County Courthouse

LAUDERDALE COUNTY, 200 South Court Street, Florence, AL 35630, (256) 760-5728

History

Parent County

1818--Lauderdale County was originally included in Houston County created by land speculators in 1784, then made a part of Elk County by the Mississipi territorial legislature before 1817. The present county was created 6 February 1818 from the Cherokee, Chickasaw, and Choctaw Cession of 1816.
County seat: Florence[1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Lauderdale 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. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).