St. Clair County, Alabama Genealogy

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{{ALinfobox|St. Clair|1818|November 20|Ashville}}  
 
{{ALinfobox|St. Clair|1818|November 20|Ashville}}  
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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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==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Probate Records ====
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:*'''1830-1976''' - {{PAGENAME}} Probate Records, 1830-1976 at {{RecordSearch|1978117|FamilySearch}} - free.
 
:*'''1830-1976''' - {{PAGENAME}} Probate Records, 1830-1976 at {{RecordSearch|1978117|FamilySearch}} - free.
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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:*'''1865-1866''' - U.S. IRS Tax Assessment Lists, 1862-1918 at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1264 Ancestry] ($). St. Clair County is in District 3.
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[http://usgenweb.org USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*[http://usgenweb.org USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*{{FHL|Alabama%2C+St.+Clair|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}} <br>  
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*{{FHL|Alabama%2C+St.+Clair|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}} <br>
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/al/stclair.htm USGenWeb Archives Project] ~ contains record transcriptions from Bibles, obituaries, court records and more.  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/al/stclair.htm USGenWeb Archives Project] ~ contains record transcriptions from Bibles, obituaries, court records and more.  
 
*[http://www.algw.org/stclair/ St.Clair County ALGenWeb ]~ record transcriptions and information pertinent to the county.  
 
*[http://www.algw.org/stclair/ St.Clair County ALGenWeb ]~ record transcriptions and information pertinent to the county.  
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 21:58, 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
1865
1818
1819
For earlier dates, try...Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries | Parent County


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 Genealogy 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

  • 1830-1976 - St. Clair County, Alabama Genealogy Probate Records, 1830-1976 at FamilySearch - free.

Taxation

  • 1865-1866 - U.S. IRS Tax Assessment Lists, 1862-1918 at Ancestry ($). St. Clair County is in District 3.

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.