Morgan County, Alabama Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1818'''--Morgan County was created 6 February 1818&nbsp;from the Cherokee Turkeytown Cession.<br>'''County seat: '''Decatur <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1818'''--Morgan County was created 6 February 1818&nbsp;from the Cherokee Turkeytown Cession.<br>'''County seat: '''Decatur <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Cullman_County,_Alabama|Cullman]]
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*[[Cullman County, Alabama|Cullman]]  
*[[Lawrence_County,_Alabama|Lawrence]]  
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*[[Lawrence County, Alabama|Lawrence]]  
*[[Limestone_County,_Alabama|Limestone]]
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*[[Limestone County, Alabama|Limestone]]  
*[[Madison_County,_Alabama|Madison]]
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*[[Madison County, Alabama|Madison]]  
*[[Marshall_County,_Alabama|Marshall]]
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*[[Marshall County, Alabama|Marshall]]  
*[[Winston_County,_Alabama|Winston]]
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*[[Winston County, Alabama|Winston]]
  
 
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== Resources  ==
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Revision as of 15:22, 27 August 2010

United States  > Alabama > Morgan County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1818--Morgan County was created 6 February 1818 from the Cherokee Turkeytown Cession.
County seat: Decatur [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1925 and 1938 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Burned_Counties_Research

http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424

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

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).