St. Clair County, Alabama

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*'''[[St. Clair County, Alabama#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[St. Clair County, Alabama#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[St. Clair County, Alabama#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]''' <br>
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*'''[[St. Clair County, Alabama#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[St. Clair County, Alabama#Newspapers|Obituaries]] &#124; [[St. Clair County, Alabama#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]] &#124; [[St. Clair County, Alabama#Parent County|Parent County]]'''
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*{{PAGENAME}} '''residents''' may also have records in<br>'''Neighboring Counties:'''
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1661470 Births and Christenings 1881-1930]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674672 Marriages 1816-1957]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674670 Death and Burials 1881-1952]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1916159 County Probate Records]<br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:St. Clair County, Alabama Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|250px]] [http://www.stclairco.com/ St Clair County Courthouse]<br>129 5th Avenue<br>Ashville, AL 35953 <br>Phone:&nbsp;(205) 594-7921  
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[[Image:St. Clair County, Alabama Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|250px|St. Clair County, Alabama Courthouse.jpg]] [http://www.stclairco.com/ St Clair County Courthouse]<br>129 5th Avenue<br>Ashville, AL 35953 <br>Phone:&nbsp;(205) 594-7921  
  
 
Probate Judge has marriage probate and land records&nbsp; from 1800<br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court records <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Saint Clair County p. 39. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
 
Probate Judge has marriage probate and land records&nbsp; from 1800<br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court records <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Saint Clair County p. 39. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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The Northern Judicial District county seat is Ashville.<br>The Southern Judicial District county seat is Pell City.  
 
The Northern Judicial District county seat is Ashville.<br>The Southern Judicial District county seat is Pell City.  
  
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Revision as of 16:51, 22 August 2012

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Alabama  Gotoarrow.png  St. Clair County

Dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1893
1818
1881

1823
1858
For earlier dates, try...

St. Clair County, Alabama
Map
Map of Alabama highlighting St. Clair County
Location in the state of Alabama
Map of the U.S. highlighting Alabama
Location of Alabama in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 20, 1818
County Seat Ashville
Courthouse


Contents

County Courthouse

St. Clair County, Alabama Courthouse.jpg
St Clair County Courthouse
129 5th Avenue
Ashville, AL 35953
Phone: (205) 594-7921

Probate Judge has marriage probate and land records  from 1800
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court records [1]

History

Parent County

1818--St. Clair County was created 20 November 1818 from Shelby County.
County seat: Ashville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American

Cemeteries

Some St. Clair County cemeteries are included in Alabama Cemetery Records Vol. 6 at FamilySearch Books Online - free.

  • Ivison, Hazle R. Collins. Index to Alabama Cemeteries: Blount County, Coosa County, St. Clair County, Talladega County, Winston County. n.d. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free.

Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
18204,166
18305,97543.4%
18405,638−5.6%
18506,82921.1%
186011,01361.3%
18709,360−15.0%
188014,46254.5%
189017,35320.0%
190019,42511.9%
191020,7156.6%
192023,38312.9%
193024,5104.8%
194027,33611.5%
195026,687−2.4%
196025,388−4.9%
197027,95610.1%
198041,20547.4%
199050,00921.4%
200064,74229.5%
201085,59332.2%
For tips on accessing St. Clair County, Alabama census records online, see: Alabama Census.

Church Records

Court Records

The Northern Judicial District county seat is Ashville.
The Southern Judicial District county seat is Pell City.

Land and Property

Local Histories

Maps

Military


Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death

Voting Registers

Alabama Voting Registers for 1867 are available online at the Alabama Department of Archives and History.  St. Clair County has one book.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Saint Clair County p. 39. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. 3.0 3.1 Coverage Table, "Alabama County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)," FamilySearch Research Wiki, https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Alabama_County_Marriages_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records), accessed 6 August 2012.