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*[http://afrigeneas.com/library/AL/The_Eagle_Obituaries.pdf Obituaries &amp; Death Notices published in The Eagle, 1891-1914] - an African-American newspaper of the county. Provided via Afrigeneas.com
  
 
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~almonroe/ Monroe County, ALGenWeb] - free genealogical resources; part of the national USGenWeb Project
 
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AL/Monroe/ Monroe County, Alabama Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AL/Monroe/ Monroe County, Alabama Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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Revision as of 20:33, 11 April 2011

Template:Alabama-stubUnited States  > Alabama > Monroe County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1815--Monroe County was created 29 June 1815 from Washington County and the Creek Cession of 1814.
County seat: Monroeville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1833--A courthouse fire destroyed all records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African-American

  • see obituary abstracts from the African-American newspaper, The Eagle, in the Newspaper section below

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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