Alabama Bible Records
For Alabama the following sources are beneficial:
The Gandrud and Jones’ collection, Alabama Records, contains many Alabama Bible records. It is described in Alabama Genealogy. Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Miscellaneous Records, described in Alabama Cemeteries, also has many Bible records. The DAR records are indexed by surname in An Index to Some of the Bibles and Family Records of the Southern States mentioned in Alabama Genealogy.
Many periodicals publish family data from Bible records. These are referenced in the "Families" section of the Periodical Source Index (PERSI), described in Alabama Periodicals.
The above sources and additional transcriptions of Bible records are listed in the Place Search of the Family History Library Catalog under:
- ALABAMA- BIBLE RECORDS
- ALABAMA, [COUNTY]- BIBLE RECORDS
Copies, or abstracts of old family Bibles that are no longer known to exist, may survive in Revolutionary War Pension application files at NARA, Washington, D.C., which are available online at three commercial websites: Ancestry, Footnote, and Heritage Quest Online.
- Cherokee County, Alabama Bible Records