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'''1828''' -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.
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For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:
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*[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Burned_Counties_Research https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Burned_Counties_Research] <br>
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*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==

Revision as of 21:47, 3 March 2009

United States  > Alabama > Pike County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1821--Pike County was created 17 December 1821 from Henry and Montgomery Counties. County seat: Troy [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1828 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

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

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Church Records

  • Pike
  • Coffee

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