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Marengo County, Alabama
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Location in the state of Alabama
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Facts
Founded February 6, 1818
County Seat Linden
Courthouse


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County Courthouse

MARENGO COUNTY
 101 East Coats Avenue
Linden, AL 36748
Phone: (334) 295-2219

Probate Judge has marriage, probate and land records
Registrat in Chancery has divorce records
Clerk circuit Court has court records [1]

History

Parent County

1818--Marengo County was created 6 February 1818 from the Choctaw Cession of 1816.
County seat: Linden [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1848 and 1965 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

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Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Magnolia

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Hamily History Centers

Web Sites

References

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

 

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