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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/1674670 Death and Burials 1881-1952]
 
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Lee County, Alabama Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|250px]] [http://www.leeco.us/ Lee County Courthouse]<br>215 South 9th Street<br>Opelika, AL 36803 <br>Phone:&nbsp;(334) 749-7141  
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[[Image:Lee County, Alabama Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|250px|Lee County, Alabama Courthouse.jpg]] [http://www.leeco.us/ Lee County Courthouse]<br>215 South 9th Street<br>Opelika, AL 36803 <br>Phone:&nbsp;(334) 749-7141  
  
 
Probate Judge has marriage and land records from 1867,<br>military discharge records from 1919<br>and probate records from 1861 <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lee County p. 38. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
 
Probate Judge has marriage and land records from 1867,<br>military discharge records from 1919<br>and probate records from 1861 <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lee County p. 38. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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Revision as of 16:14, 22 August 2012

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Alabama  Gotoarrow.png  Lee County

Dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate






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Lee County, Alabama
Map
Map of Alabama highlighting Lee County
Location in the state of Alabama
Map of the U.S. highlighting Alabama
Location of Alabama in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 5, 1866
County Seat Opelika
Courthouse



County Courthouse

Lee County, Alabama Courthouse.jpg
Lee County Courthouse
215 South 9th Street
Opelika, AL 36803
Phone: (334) 749-7141

Probate Judge has marriage and land records from 1867,
military discharge records from 1919
and probate records from 1861 [1]

History

Parent County

1866--Lee County was created 5 December 1866 from Chambers, Macon, Russell, and Tallapoosa Counties.
County seat: Opelika [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Lee County cemeteries are included in Alabama Cemetery Records Vol. 1 at FamilySearch Books Online - free.

Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
187021,750
188027,26225.3%
189028,6945.3%
190031,82610.9%
191032,8673.3%
192032,821−0.1%
193036,0639.9%
194036,4551.1%
195045,07323.6%
196049,75410.4%
197061,26823.1%
198076,28324.5%
199087,14614.2%
2000115,09232.1%
2010140,24721.9%
Est. 2011143,46824.7%
For tips on accessing Lee County, Alabama Genealogy census records online, see: Alabama Census.

Church Records

Court Records

Land and Property

Local Histories

Maps

Military


Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death

Societies and Libraries

Family History Center

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lee County p. 38. 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).