Monroe County, Alabama Genealogy
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- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Monroe County was created by act of the Mississippi territorial legislature on 29 June 1815 from Washington County and from lands ceded to the state by the Creek Indians. A courthouse fire destroyed all records prior to 1833. County seat: Fort Claiborne (December 1815-1832) and Monroeville (1832-present).
Societies and Libraries
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog. Salt Lake City, Utah.