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Autauga Baldwin Barbour Bibb Blount Bullock Butler Calhoun
Chambers Cherokee Chilton Choctaw Clarke Clay Cleburne Coffee
Colbert Conecuh Coosa Covington Crenshaw Cullman Dale Dallas
DeKalb Elmore Escambia Etowah Fayette Franklin Geneva Greene
Hale Henry Houston Jackson Jefferson Lamar Lauderdale Lawrence
Lee Limestone Lowndes Macon Madison Marengo Marion Marshall
Mobile Monroe Montgomery Morgan Perry Pickens Pike Randolph
Russell Shelby St. Clair Sumter Talladega Tallapoosa Tuscaloosa Walker
Washington Wilcox Winston

LIMESTONE COUNTY

The records listed here represent only those present at the ADAH. A more extensive list of records may be available at the county courthouse or through LDS Family History Centers.

Deed records, 1818-1887
Will records, 1826-1897
Vital Records
Newspapers

LOWNDES COUNTY

The records listed here represent only those present at the ADAH. A more extensive list of records may be available at the county courthouse or through LDS Family History Centers.

Administrators' records, 1870-1944
Census of Confederate veterans, 1907
Confederate pension record, 1899
Deed records, 1885-1900
Estate case files, ca. 1830-1910
Executors' record, 1870-1945
Fee book, ca. 1860
Guardians' record, 1870-1910
Inventory book, 1830-1867
Land and property (16th section), 1830-1871
Land sold for taxes, 1869-1879
List of registered voters, 1901-1914, 1920-1933 (men), 1920-1922 (women)
Military discharge record, ca. 1919-ca. 1943
Minutes and record of final settlement, 1870-1906
Oaths of allegiance, 1865
Oaths and bonds of office holders, 1867-1929
Orphans Court minutes, 1830-1853
Partitioned land, ca. 1842-1852
Paupers' record, 1881-1902
Pension record, ca. 1920-1935
Petition record, ca. 1860-1901
Poll tax record, 1875-1930
Probate Court minutes, 1853-1935
Probate record (estate of Bolling Smith), 1835
Record of sales of real estate, 1875-1897
Register of conveyances, 1882-1885
Register of voters, 1902-1931
Tally list statement, 1896
Tax assessment record, 1849
Tract book, 1817-1856
Will records, 1862-1869, 1899-1940
Vital Records
Newspapers

MACON COUNTY

The records listed here represent only those present at the ADAH. A more extensive list of records may be available at the county courthouse or through LDS Family History Centers.

Deed records, 1836-1902
Census records, 1880
Military discharge record, 1933-1955
Orphans Court minutes, 1834-1841
Orphans Court record, 1838-1852
Probate minutes, 1850-1930
Will record, 1851-1923
Vital Records
Newspapers

MADISON COUNTY

The records listed here represent only those present at the ADAH. A more extensive list of records may be available at the county courthouse or through LDS Family History Centers.

Deed records, 1810-1886
Estate case files, 1818
Orphans Court and Probate records, 1810-1858
Will records, 1853-1927
Sexton's records, 1867-1963
(Contains records of internment in the City Cemetery and Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, Ala.)
Vital Records
Newspapers

MARENGO COUNTY

The records listed here represent only those present at the ADAH. A more extensive list of records may be available at the county courthouse or through LDS Family History Centers.

Apprentice records, 1867-ca. 1870
Cotton Mill record, ca. 1911-ca. 1914
Deed records, 1820-1901
Guardians' letter, 1870-1964
Military discharge record, ca. 1919-ca. 1935
Miscellaneous record, 1823-1923
Orphans Court minutes, 1820-1850
Poll list, ca. 1895-ca. 1896
Probate Court minutes, 1850-1919
Registration book of voters, 1908, 1910, 1912, 1914, 1915-16, 1920
Will record, 1898-1936
Vital Records
Newspapers

MARION COUNTY

The records listed here represent only those present at the ADAH. A more extensive list of records may be available at the county courthouse or through LDS Family History Centers.

Census of Confederate soldiers, 1907
Deed records, 1887-1901
Estate record, 1887-1922
Final estate record, 1885-1935
Military discharge record, 1920-1953
Orphans' or guardians' record, 1907-1922
Plat book, ca. 1912
Probate minutes, 1897-1923
Vital Records
Newspapers

MARSHALL COUNTY

The records listed here represent only those present at the ADAH. A more extensive list of records may be available at the county courthouse or through LDS Family History Centers.

Census, 1880
Deed records, 1836-1902
Estate index, ca. 1836-ca. 1950s
Final record, 1836-ca. 1930
Lists of registered voters, 1867, ca. 1902-ca. 1946
Military assessment record, 1860
Orphans Court minutes, 1836-1851
Probate minutes, 1851-1931
Probate records, 1854-1861
Will records, 1904-1937
Vital Records
Newspapers

MOBILE COUNTY

The records listed here represent only those present at the ADAH. A more extensive list of records may be available at the county courthouse or through LDS Family History Centers.

NOTE: Mobile County experienced courthouse fires in 1823, 1840, and 1872.

Tax assessment record, 1849
Vital Records
Newspapers

Mobile County Probate Court
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Updated: May 3, 2002
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