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[[Image:Nathaniel_Macon.JPG|thumb|right|400px|Nathaniel Macon (1758-1837)]]
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The county is named after U.S. Senator [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nathaniel_Macon Nathaniel Macon] (1758-1837).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nathaniel_Macon "Nathaniel Macon"], Wikipedia.</ref>
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1832'''--Macon County was created 18 December 1832&nbsp;from the Creek Cession of 1832.&nbsp; '''County seat:'''&nbsp;Tuskegee <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1832'''--Macon County was created 18 December 1832&nbsp;from the Creek Cession of 1832.&nbsp; <br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Tuskegee <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 23:11, 24 May 2010

United States  > Alabama > Macon County

County Courthouse

History

Nathaniel Macon (1758-1837)

The county is named after U.S. Senator Nathaniel Macon (1758-1837).[1]

Parent County

1832--Macon County was created 18 December 1832 from the Creek Cession of 1832. 
County seat: Tuskegee [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

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