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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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'''1820'''--Pickens County was created 19 December 1820&nbsp;from [[Tuscaloosa County, Alabama|Tuscaloosa County]]. '''County seat''': Carrollton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1820'''--Pickens County was created 19 December 1820&nbsp;from [[Tuscaloosa County, Alabama|Tuscaloosa County]].<br>'''County seat''': Carrollton <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 21:14, 4 April 2012

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Pickens County, Alabama
Map
Map of Alabama highlighting Pickens County
Location in the state of Alabama
Map of the U.S. highlighting Alabama
Location of Alabama in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 19, 1820
County Seat Carrollton
Courthouse



United States  Gotoarrow.png  Alabama  Gotoarrow.png  Pickens County

This Page Adopted by Betty Teal Miller and Betty Pickens Phillips

County Courthouse

Pickens County Alabama Courthouse.jpg

History

Parent County

1820--Pickens County was created 19 December 1820 from Tuscaloosa County.
County seat: Carrollton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1876 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Burned Counties Research

http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Pickens County, Alabama Genealogy census records online, see: Alabama Census.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

Betty's World Genealogical information on Betty's Families of Abney, Boxley, Bradberry, Breazeale, Brown, Carter, Middleton, Norman, Pickens, Phillips, Stone, Summers, Tinsley, Wade, Wills/Wells, and General Andrew Pickens.



References

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