Difference between revisions of "Tallapoosa County, Alabama Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
m
(courthouse photo)
Line 1: Line 1:
{{Alabama-stub}}
+
{| border="2" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" width="100%"
 
+
{| border="2" width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1"
+
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" width="100%" colspan="6" | '''Dates for major county records'''
+
| bgcolor="#cccc99" width="100%" colspan="6" align="center" | '''Dates for major county records'''
 
|-
 
|-
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Tallapoosa County, Alabama#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>  
+
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Tallapoosa County, Alabama#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
| align="center" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Tallapoosa County, Alabama#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>  
+
| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>'''[[Tallapoosa County, Alabama#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Tallapoosa County, Alabama#Death|Death]]'''</center>  
+
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Tallapoosa County, Alabama#Death|Death]]'''</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Tallapoosa County, Alabama#Census|Tax]]'''</center>  
+
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Tallapoosa County, Alabama#Census|Tax]]'''</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Tallapoosa County, Alabama#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>  
+
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Tallapoosa County, Alabama#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Tallapoosa County, Alabama#Probate_Records|Probate]]'''</center>
+
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Tallapoosa County, Alabama#Probate_Records|Probate]]'''</center>
 
|-
 
|-
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1881</center>  
+
| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1881</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1834</center>  
+
| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1834</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1881</center>  
+
| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1881</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <br>  
+
| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <br>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1835</center>  
+
| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1835</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1838</center>
+
| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1838</center>
 
|-
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#99d6ff" width="100%" colspan="6" | '''For earlier dates, try...'''
 
| bgcolor="#99d6ff" width="100%" colspan="6" | '''For earlier dates, try...'''
 
|-
 
|-
| width="100%" valign="middle" style="height: 40px" colspan="6" | <br>  
+
| style="height: 40px" valign="middle" width="100%" colspan="6" | <br>
*'''[[Tallapoosa County, Alabama#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Tallapoosa County, Alabama#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Tallapoosa County, Alabama#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]''' <br>  
+
*'''[[Tallapoosa County, Alabama#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Tallapoosa County, Alabama#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Tallapoosa County, Alabama#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]''' <br>
 
*'''Parent counties'''&nbsp;
 
*'''Parent counties'''&nbsp;
  
Line 28: Line 26:
  
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#cc9999" align="center" width="100%" colspan="6" | '''Remember these collections'''
+
| bgcolor="#cc9999" width="100%" colspan="6" align="center" | '''Remember these collections'''
 
|-
 
|-
| width="100%" valign="middle" style="height: 40px" colspan="3" |  
+
| style="height: 40px" valign="middle" width="100%" colspan="3" |  
 
*[http://ohsweb.Alabamahistory.org/death// Alabama][https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1661470 &nbsp;Births and Christenings 1881-1930]  
 
*[http://ohsweb.Alabamahistory.org/death// Alabama][https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1661470 &nbsp;Births and Christenings 1881-1930]  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1932106|Alabama, County Births, 1856-1909}} [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674672 Marriages 1816-1957]  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1932106|Alabama, County Births, 1856-1909}} [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1674672 Marriages 1816-1957]  
Line 36: Line 34:
 
*{{RecordSearch|1307272|Alabama, Deaths, 1908-1953}}&nbsp;[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1307888 Deaths &nbsp;1908-1974]<br>
 
*{{RecordSearch|1307272|Alabama, Deaths, 1908-1953}}&nbsp;[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1307888 Deaths &nbsp;1908-1974]<br>
  
| width="100%" valign="middle" style="height: 40px" colspan="3" |  
+
| style="height: 40px" valign="middle" width="100%" colspan="3" |  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1680845|Alabama, Births and Christenings, 1821-1962}}&nbsp;[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1916159 County Probate Records]<br>
 
*{{RecordSearch|1680845|Alabama, Births and Christenings, 1821-1962}}&nbsp;[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1916159 County Probate Records]<br>
  
Line 47: Line 45:
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 +
[[Image:Tallapoosa_County,_Alabama_Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|250px|Tallapoosa County, Alabama Courthouse]]
 
[http://www.tallaco.com/ Tallapossa County Courthouse]<br>125 North Broadnax<br>Dadeville, AL 36853 <br>Phone:&nbsp;(256) 825-1098  
 
[http://www.tallaco.com/ Tallapossa County Courthouse]<br>125 North Broadnax<br>Dadeville, AL 36853 <br>Phone:&nbsp;(256) 825-1098  
  
Line 61: Line 60:
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
90 acres were swapped between Tallapoosa and Coosa Counties in 1963.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Tallapoosa County p. 39. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
+
90 acres were swapped between Tallapoosa and Coosa Counties in 1963.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Tallapoosa County p. 39. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
Line 80: Line 79:
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Biography ====
+
==== Biography ====
  
 
:*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/al/tallapoosa/bios.htm Tallapoosa County Biographies] at [http://www.usgwarchives.net/ The USGenWeb Archives Project] - free.
 
:*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/al/tallapoosa/bios.htm Tallapoosa County Biographies] at [http://www.usgwarchives.net/ The USGenWeb Archives Project] - free.
Line 229: Line 228:
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
+
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
Line 237: Line 236:
 
*[http://usgenweb.org USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*[http://usgenweb.org USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*{{FHL|Alabama%2C+Tallapoosa|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Alabama%2C+Tallapoosa|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/al/tallapoosa.htm USGenWeb Archives Project ]~ contains record transcriptions from Bibles, obituaries, court records and more.
+
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/al/tallapoosa.htm USGenWeb Archives Project ]~ contains record transcriptions from Bibles, obituaries, court records and more.  
*[http://www.genrecords.net/altallap/ Tallapoosa County ALGenWeb ]~ record transcriptions and information pertinent to the county.
+
*[http://www.genrecords.net/altallap/ Tallapoosa County ALGenWeb ]~ record transcriptions and information pertinent to the county.  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AL/Tallapoosa/ Tallapoosa County, Alabama Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AL/Tallapoosa/ Tallapoosa County, Alabama Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
<references />  
+
<references />
  
 
{{Alabama|Alabama}}  
 
{{Alabama|Alabama}}  
  
 
[[Category:Tallapoosa_County,_Alabama]]
 
[[Category:Tallapoosa_County,_Alabama]]

Revision as of 21:58, 20 August 2012

Dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1881
1834
1881

1835
1838
For earlier dates, try...

  • Tallapoosa County, Alabama Genealogy residents may also have records in
    Neighboring Counties:
Remember these collections




Tallapoosa County, Alabama
Map
Map of Alabama highlighting Tallapoosa County
Location in the state of Alabama
Map of the U.S. highlighting Alabama
Location of Alabama in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 18, 1832
County Seat Dadeville
Courthouse



United States  Gotoarrow.png  Alabama  Gotoarrow.png  Tallapoosa County

County Courthouse

Tallapoosa County, Alabama Courthouse

Tallapossa County Courthouse
125 North Broadnax
Dadeville, AL 36853
Phone: (256) 825-1098

Probate Judge has a few birth and death records 1881-1991
Marriage and probate records from 1835
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court records[1]

History

90 acres of land were swapped between Tallapoosa and Coosa Counties in 1963.

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

90 acres were swapped between Tallapoosa and Coosa Counties in 1963.[1]

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Additional Tallapoosa County cemeteries are included in Alabama Cemetery Records Vol. 1 at FamilySearch Books Online - free.

Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
18406,444
185015,584141.8%
186023,82752.9%
187016,963−28.8%
188023,40138.0%
189025,4608.8%
190029,67516.6%
191031,0344.6%
192029,744−4.2%
193031,1884.9%
194035,27013.1%
195035,074−0.6%
196035,007−0.2%
197033,840−3.3%
198038,67614.3%
199038,8260.4%
200041,4756.8%
201041,6160.3%
For tips on accessing Tallapoosa County, Alabama Genealogy census records online, see: Alabama Census.


Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military


Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Tallapoosa County p. 39. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).