Macon County, Alabama

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*[http://ohsweb.Alabamahistory.org/death// Alabama][https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1661470 &nbsp;Births and Christenings 1881-1930]
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*[http://ohsweb.Alabamahistory.org/death// Alabama][https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1661470 &nbsp;Births and Christenings 1881-1930]  
*{{RecordSearch|1932106|Alabama, County Births, 1856-1909}} [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674672 Marriages 1816-1957]
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*{{RecordSearch|1614804|Alabama, County Marriages, 1789-1994}} [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674670 Death and Burials 1881-1952]
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{{ALinfobox|Macon|1832|December 18|Tuskegee}}  
 
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  == County Courthouse  ==
 
  == County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Macon County Alabama Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]&nbsp;MACON COUNTY<br>101 E. Northside St<br>Tuskegee, AL 36083 <br>Phone&nbsp;(334) 724-2614  
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[[Image:Macon County Alabama Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Macon County Alabama Courthouse.jpg]]&nbsp;[http://www.alabama.gov/portal/secondary.jsp?id=countiesRiver&countyID=macon MACON COUNTY]<br>101 E. Northside St<br>Tuskegee, AL 36083 <br>Phone&nbsp;(334) 724-2614  
  
Probate Judge has marriage, probate and land records from 1835;<br>Clerk Circuit court has Court Trecords from 1868 <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Macon County p. 38. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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Probate Judge has marriage, probate and land records from 1835;<br>Clerk Circuit court has Court Trecords from 1868 <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Macon County p. 38. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
[[Image:Nathaniel Macon.JPG|thumb|right|199px]]  
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The county is named after U.S. Senator [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nathaniel_Macon Nathaniel Macon] (1758-1837).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nathaniel_Macon "Nathaniel Macon"], Wikipedia.</ref>  
 
The county is named after U.S. Senator [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nathaniel_Macon Nathaniel Macon] (1758-1837).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nathaniel_Macon "Nathaniel Macon"], Wikipedia.</ref>  
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 16:49, 15 May 2012

Dates for major county records
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Tax
Land
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Macon County, Alabama
Map
Map of Alabama highlighting Macon County
Location in the state of Alabama
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Location of Alabama in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 18, 1832
County Seat Tuskegee
Courthouse


United States  Gotoarrow.png  Alabama  Gotoarrow.png  Macon County

== County Courthouse  ==
Macon County Alabama Courthouse.jpg
 MACON COUNTY
101 E. Northside St
Tuskegee, AL 36083
Phone (334) 724-2614

Probate Judge has marriage, probate and land records from 1835;
Clerk Circuit court has Court Trecords from 1868 [1]

Contents

History

Nathaniel Macon.JPG

The county is named after U.S. Senator Nathaniel Macon (1758-1837).[2]

Parent County

1832--Macon County was created 18 December 1832 from the Creek Cession of 1832.
County seat: Tuskegee [3]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Macon 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 Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Macon County p. 38. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. "Nathaniel Macon", Wikipedia.
  3. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).