Pickens County, Alabama Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1820'''--Pickens County was created 19 December 1820&nbsp;from [[Tuscaloosa_County,_Alabama|Tuscaloosa County]]. '''County seat''': Carrollton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1820'''--Pickens County was created 19 December 1820&nbsp;from [[Tuscaloosa County, Alabama|Tuscaloosa County]]. '''County seat''': Carrollton <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  ==
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Fayette_County,_Alabama|Fayette]]
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*[[Fayette County, Alabama|Fayette]]  
*[[Greene_County,_Alabama|Greene]]
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*[[Greene County, Alabama|Greene]]  
*[[Lamar_County,_Alabama|Lamar]]
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*[[Lamar County, Alabama|Lamar]]  
*[[Lowndes_County,_Mississippi|Lowndes County, Mississippi]]
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*[[Lowndes County, Mississippi|Lowndes County, Mississippi]]  
*[[Noxubee_County,_Mississippi|Noxubee County, Mississippi]]
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*[[Noxubee County, Mississippi|Noxubee County, Mississippi]]  
*[[Tuscaloosa_County,_Alabama|Tuscaloosa]]
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*[[Tuscaloosa County, Alabama|Tuscaloosa]]
  
 
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== Resources  ==
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Revision as of 22:55, 27 August 2010

United States  > Alabama > Pickens County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1820--Pickens County was created 19 December 1820 from Tuscaloosa County. County seat: Carrollton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1876 -- 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).