Sanford County, Alabama Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Alabama]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Sanford_County,_Alabama|Sanford County]]'' <br>  
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== County Courthouse  ==
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*'''1867'''--'''Jones County''' was formed 4 February 1867 from parts of [[Jackson County, Alabama|Jackson]], and [[Blount County, Alabama|Blount]] counties, and the Cherokee Cession.
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*'''1867'''--Abolished 3 November 1867 and returned to parent counties (Jackson and Blount).
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*'''1868'''--[[Sanford_County,_Alabama|Sanford County]] was organized from the territory originally assigned to Jones County on 8 October 1868.
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*'''1877'''--Sanford County renamed 1877 to [[Lamar County, Alabama|Lamar]] County.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 38-39. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
== History  ==
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For '''Sanford County''' records, see '''[[Lamar County, Alabama]]'''.
  
==== Parent County ====
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=== References ===
  
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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[[Category:Lamar_County,_Alabama]] [[Category:Sanford_County,_Alabama]] [[Category:Jones_County,_Alabama]] [[Category:Alabama_counties]]
 
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== Townships and Cities  ==
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== Web Sites  ==
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*Family History Library Catalog. Salt Lake City, Utah.
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== References  ==
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[[Category:Sanford_County,_Alabama]]
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Revision as of 14:51, 30 August 2012

United States Gotoarrow.png Alabama Gotoarrow.png Sanford County

  • 1867--Jones County was formed 4 February 1867 from parts of Jackson, and Blount counties, and the Cherokee Cession.
  • 1867--Abolished 3 November 1867 and returned to parent counties (Jackson and Blount).
  • 1868--Sanford County was organized from the territory originally assigned to Jones County on 8 October 1868.
  • 1877--Sanford County renamed 1877 to Lamar County.[1]

For Sanford County records, see Lamar County, Alabama.

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 38-39. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.