Monroe County, Alabama

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[http://www.alabama.gov/portal/secondary.jsp?id=countiesGulf&countyID=monroe Monroe County, Alabama]<br>Courthouse Square<br>Monroeville, Al&nbsp; 36461<br>Phone: 251-743-2283  
 
[http://www.alabama.gov/portal/secondary.jsp?id=countiesGulf&countyID=monroe Monroe County, Alabama]<br>Courthouse Square<br>Monroeville, Al&nbsp; 36461<br>Phone: 251-743-2283  
  
Courthouse Fire destroyed all records prior to 1833<br>Probate Judge has marriage probate and land record from 1832<br>1816 Census of Monroe County published by Monroe Journal Monroeville, Alabama <ref name="HBG">Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Monroe County p. 39. ; .</ref>
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Revision as of 01:50, 16 July 2012

Dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate






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Monroe County, Alabama
Map
Map of Alabama highlighting Monroe County
Location in the state of Alabama
Map of the U.S. highlighting Alabama
Location of Alabama in the U.S.
Facts
Founded June 29, 1815
County Seat Monroeville
Courthouse


United States  Gotoarrow.png  Alabama  Gotoarrow.png  Monroe County

Contents

County Courthouse

Monroe County, Alabama
Courthouse Square
Monroeville, Al  36461
Phone: 251-743-2283

Courthouse Fire destroyed all records prior to 1833
Probate Judge has marriage probate and land record from 1832
1816 Census of Monroe County published by Monroe Journal Monroeville, Alabama [1]

History

Parent County

1815--Monroe County was created 29 June 1815 from Washington County and the Creek Cession of 1814.
County seat: Monroeville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1833--A courthouse fire destroyed all records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African-American

  • see obituary abstracts from the African-American newspaper, The Eagle, in the Newspaper section below

Cemeteries

Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
18208,838
18308,782−0.6%
184010,68021.6%
185012,01312.5%
186015,66730.4%
187014,214−9.3%
188017,09120.2%
189018,99011.1%
190023,66624.6%
191027,15514.7%
192028,8846.4%
193030,0704.1%
194029,465−2.0%
195025,732−12.7%
196022,372−13.1%
197020,883−6.7%
198022,6518.5%
199023,9685.8%
200024,3241.5%
201023,068−5.2%
For tips on accessing Monroe 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 Center

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Monroe County p. 39. ; .
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).