Monroe County, Alabama Genealogy

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Monroe County was created by act of the Mississippi territorial legislature on 29 June 1815 from Washington County and from lands ceded to the state by the Creek Indians. A courthouse fire destroyed all records prior to 1833. County seat: Fort Claiborne (December 1815-1832) and Monroeville (1832-present).
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'''1815'''--Monroe County was formed from Washington County and the Creek Cession.  County seat: Fort Claiborne (December 1815-1832) and Monroeville (1832-present).
  
 
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Revision as of 23:06, 16 September 2008

United States  > Alabama > Monroe County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1815--Monroe County was formed from Washington County and the Creek Cession.  County seat: Fort Claiborne (December 1815-1832) and Monroeville (1832-present).

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog.

References