Wilcox County, Alabama Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Alabama|Alabama]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Wilcox_County,_Alabama|Wilcox County]]''
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''For earlier dates, try...[[Wilcox County, Alabama#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Wilcox County, Alabama#Newspapers|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Wilcox County, Alabama#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]] &#124; [[Wilcox County, Alabama#Parent County|Parent County]]'''
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*'''[[Wilcox County, Alabama#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Wilcox County, Alabama#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Wilcox County, Alabama#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]''' <br>
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*{{PAGENAME}} '''residents''' may also have records in<br>'''Neighboring Counties:'''
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*[http://ohsweb.Alabamahistory.org/death// Alabama][https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1661470 &nbsp;Births and Christenings 1881-1930]
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*{{RecordSearch|1932106|Alabama, County Births, 1856-1909}} [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674672 Marriages 1816-1957]
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*{{RecordSearch|1614804|Alabama, County Marriages, 1789-1994}} [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674670 Death and Burials 1881-1952]  
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*{{RecordSearch|1307272|Alabama, Deaths, 1908-1953}}&nbsp;[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1307888 Deaths &nbsp;1908-1974]<br>
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*{{RecordSearch|1680845|Alabama, Births and Christenings, 1821-1962}}&nbsp;[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1916159 County Probate Records]<br>
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{{ALinfobox|Wilcox|1819|December 13|Camden}}  
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''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Alabama|Alabama]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Wilcox_County,_Alabama|Wilcox County]]''
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Wilcox County Alabama Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|250px|Wilcox County Alabama Courthouse.jpg]]&nbsp;[http://www.alabama.gov/portal/secondary.jsp?id=countiesRiver&countyID=wilcox Winston County Courthouse]<br>100 Broad Street<br>Camden, AL 36726 <br>Phone:&nbsp;(334) 682-4126  
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[[Image:Wilcox County Alabama Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|250px]]&nbsp;[http://www.alabama.gov/portal/secondary.jsp?id=countiesRiver&countyID=wilcox Winston County Courthouse]<br>100 Broad Street<br>Camden, AL 36726 <br>Phone:&nbsp;(334) 682-4126  
  
 
Probate Judge has marriage, probate and land records from 1819  
 
Probate Judge has marriage, probate and land records from 1819  
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==== Church ====
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==== Land and Property  ====
 
==== Land and Property  ====
  
To place a grant or deed on a map within context of {{PAGENAME}} see:<br>
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To place a grant or deed on a map within context of {{PAGENAME}} see:<br>  
  
 
*Boyd, Gregory A. ''Family Maps of Wilcox County, Alabama: with Homesteads, Roads, Waterways, Towns, Cemeteries, Railroads, and More''. Norman, Okla.: Arphax Pub. Co., 2007. This is a definitive work and can be used as an index to land grants. Digital version at [http://www.historygeo.com/maplib/prjs/AL HistoryGeo.com] ($). Website includes free surname index. {{FHL|1380417|item|disp=FHL Book 976.138 E7b}}.
 
*Boyd, Gregory A. ''Family Maps of Wilcox County, Alabama: with Homesteads, Roads, Waterways, Towns, Cemeteries, Railroads, and More''. Norman, Okla.: Arphax Pub. Co., 2007. This is a definitive work and can be used as an index to land grants. Digital version at [http://www.historygeo.com/maplib/prjs/AL HistoryGeo.com] ($). Website includes free surname index. {{FHL|1380417|item|disp=FHL Book 976.138 E7b}}.
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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Revision as of 17:03, 22 August 2012

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Alabama  Gotoarrow.png  Wilcox County

Dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1905
1820
1905

1820
1820
For earlier dates, try...Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries | Parent County
Wilcox County, Alabama
Map
Map of Alabama highlighting Wilcox County
Location in the state of Alabama
Map of the U.S. highlighting Alabama
Location of Alabama in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 13, 1819
County Seat Camden
Courthouse


Contents

County Courthouse

Wilcox County Alabama Courthouse.jpg
 Winston County Courthouse
100 Broad Street
Camden, AL 36726
Phone: (334) 682-4126

Probate Judge has marriage, probate and land records from 1819

History

Parent County

1819--Wilcox County was created 13 December 1819 from Monroe and Dallas Counties.  County seat: Camden [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
18202,917
18309,548227.3%
184015,27860.0%
185017,35213.6%
186024,61841.9%
187028,37715.3%
188031,82812.2%
189030,816−3.2%
190035,63115.6%
191033,810−5.1%
192031,080−8.1%
193024,880−19.9%
194026,2795.6%
195023,476−10.7%
196018,739−20.2%
197016,303−13.0%
198014,755−9.5%
199013,568−8.0%
200013,183−2.8%
201011,670−11.5%
For tips on accessing Wilcox County, Alabama Genealogy census records online, see: Alabama Census.


Church Records

Court Records

Land and Property

To place a grant or deed on a map within context of Wilcox County, Alabama Genealogy see:

  • Boyd, Gregory A. Family Maps of Wilcox County, Alabama: with Homesteads, Roads, Waterways, Towns, Cemeteries, Railroads, and More. Norman, Okla.: Arphax Pub. Co., 2007. This is a definitive work and can be used as an index to land grants. Digital version at HistoryGeo.com ($). Website includes free surname index. FHL Book 976.138 E7b.

Local Histories

Maps

Military


Newspapers

Probate Records

Research Guides

  • Inventory of the County Archives of Alabama: Wilcox County. Birmingham, Ala.: The Survey, 1942. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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