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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

MONROE 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' and executors' settlement book, 1873-1880
Apprentice record, 1866-1871
Bonds of executors and administrators, 1858-1867
Chancery Court minutes, 1909-1919
Fee books, 1844-1875
Inventory record, 1833-ca. 1916
Military discharge record, 1920-1956
Official bond books, Orphans Court order book, 1816-1821
Orphans Court order book, 1833-1854
Patent record, ca. 1820-ca. 1855
Probate Court minutes, 1854-1933
Register of Monroe County [Confederate] Soldiers, ca. 1915
Register of voters, 1908-1926
Tax assessment record, 1854
Tract book, 1817-ca. 1900s
Will record, 1906-1930
Wills and deeds, 1881-1907
Vital Records
Newspapers

MONTGOMERY 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.

Abstract of records of chattel mortgages, 1888-1903
Administrators' appointment record, 1817, 1870-1912
Administrators' record, 1870-1899
Annual errors in [tax] assessment, 1896-1918
Annual lists of insolvents, 1896-1918
Bond record, 1844
Chattel mortgage record, 1868
Claims dockets, 1828-1869
Commissioners Court minutes, 1818-1837
Convicts sentenced to hard labor, 1872
County Commission minutes, 1980-1987
Deed records, 1857, ca. 1869-1901, 1890-1907
Deeds and mortgages index, 1883-1884
Dower records, 1872-1883
Estate case files, 1838-1946
Estray record, 1865-1866
Executors' record, 1870-1899
Exemption record, 1888-1893
Fee books, 1873-1901
Guardians' record, 1831-1937
Inventory record, 1819-1953
Lists of registered voters, 1902-1965
Military discharge record, 1919-ca. 1944
Minute book, 1821-1896
Minutes and record of final settlement, 1831-1935
Miscellaneous record, 1862, 1868
Mortgage record, 1860
Municipal incorporation records, 1895-1933
Oaths of allegiance, 1865
Official bond books, 1817-1937
Orphans Court minutes, 1817-1848
Orphans Court record, 1831-1854
Orphans Court/Sixteenth Section land book, 1839-1855

MONTGOMERY COUNTY

Plat books, [ca. 1909-ca. 1920]
Poll tax records, 1901-1907
Probate Court minutes, 1848-1928
Probate Court record, 1854-1928
Probate dockets and fee books, 1802-1942
Probate judges' letterbook, 1819-1880
Record book, 1836
Record of conveyances, ca. 1820- 1869
(Early deed records)
Record of estates, ca. 1824-1838
Record of licensed practitioners of medicine, 1878-1922
Register's order book, 1852-1865
Sheriff's feeding prisoners account books, 1922-1926
Sheriff's jail registers, 1878-1935
Sixteenth section lands book, 1833-1855
Tax assessment record, 1872-1873, 1930-1936, 1955-1956, 1958
Tax collector's daily cash receipts reports, 1862-1863
Will record, 1820-1932
Vital Records
Newspapers

MORGAN COUNTY

NOTE: Morgan County experienced courthouse fires in 1928 and 1938.

No records available


Vital Records
Newspapers

Related links:
Morgan County Archives

PERRY 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' and executors' bonds, 1841-1850
Administrators' records, 1870-1916
Abstract of records of chattel mortgages, 1895-1901
Applications for [voter] registration questionnaire and oath, 1951-1952
Bonds of executors and administrators, ca. 1820s-1940s
Census record, 1880
Chattel mortgage record, ca. 1825-1945
Child labor affidavits, 1908-1914
Claims docket, 1852-1910
Confederate pension record, 1895-1914
Deed record, ca. 1821-1945
Delinquent tax docket, 1878-1899
Estate case files, 1822-1914
Estray record, 1830-1907
Executors' record, 1870-1913
Exemption record, 1877-1936
Fee books, 1855-1903
Final settlements, 1871
Guardians' record, 1870-1916
Inventory record, 1823-1871
Land books, 1884-1927
Lists of registered voters, 1882-1920
Lot book, 1916-1919
Military discharge record, 1920-1961
Minutes and record of partial settlement, 1868-1871
Minute books, 1849-1914
Miscellaneous receipts, 1831-1932
Miscellaneous records, 1830-1930
Mortage and deed record, 1887
Mortgage record, ca. 1825-1945
Oaths of allegiance, 1868
Official bond books, ca. 1820s-1940s

PERRY COUNTY

Orphans Court minutes, 1821-1851
Partial settlements, 1871
Penitentiary convict record, 1913
Plat books, 1898-1923
Poll lists, 1892-1914
Poll tax record, 1876-1931
Prenuptial examination health reports, 1926-1936
Probate case files, 1820-1940
Probate Court minutes, 1851-1919
Probate dockets and fee books, 1845-1905
Probate minutes and inventories, 1919-1929
Records of election results, 1823-1930
Road tax record and receipts, 1925-1930
Sale record of personal property from an estate, 1870-1871
Sheriff's jail registers, 1876-1930
Tax abstracts, 1875-1927
Tax assessment records, 1848-1941
Tax sale record, 1870-1881
Will records, 1821-1932
Vital Records
Newspapers

PICKENS 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 record, 1880
Confederate pension applications, ca. 1900-ca. 1920s
Deed records, 1876-1902
Final record, Chancery Court, ca. 1851-1876
List of registered voters, ca. 1908-ca. 1931
Minutes, Chancery Court, 1843-1929
Pensioners' record, ca. 1880s-ca. 1910
Poor house record, ca. 1876-ca. 1915
Probate minutes, 1869-ca. 1918
Probate files, ca. 1876-ca. 1930s
Soldiers and Sailors discharge record, 1920-ca. 1945
Substitute records, 1876-ca. 1927
Will record, 1907-1954
Vital Records
Newspapers

PIKE 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', executors' and guardians' deeds, 1895-1928
Administrators' record, 1889-1933
Administrators' settlement record, 1893-1931
Appraisement record, 1871-1916
Deed records, 1886-1901
Dower record, 1875-1905
Final settlement record, 1877-ca. 1923
Inventory record, 1833-1844
Inventory and appraisement record, 1845-ca. 1911
List of registered voters, 1902
Military discharge record, ca. 1919-ca. 1930s
Orphans Court minutes, 1844-1853
Partial settlement record, 1877-1904
Probate minutes, 1853-1929
Probate record, 1872-1888
Probate sale book, 1842-1889
Record of Confederate soldiers, ca. 1860s-ca. 1990
Record of settlements, 1864-1867
Tax assessment record, 1850
Will records, 1922-1953
Vital Records
Newspapers

RANDOLPH 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.

Cemetery census, 1983
Child labor affidavits, 1908
Deed records, 1897-1905
Inventory records, 1897-1930
List of registered voters, 1907-1908
Pension records, 1904-1907
Probate minutes, 1897-1923
Wills and bonds, 1897-1945
Vital Records
Newspapers

RUSSELL 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.

Bonds, returns, and sales, 1837-1842
Bonds of administrators and deceased, 1850-1853
Deed and mortgage records index, 1836-1908
Deed records, 1885-1904
Estate case files index, n.d.
Inventories, appraisements & sales, 1837-1908
Letters testamentary, 1886-1942
Petitions and reports, 1906-1942
Orphans Court docket, 1843-1848
Orphans and Probate Court minutes, 1846-1923
Record of annual and final settlements, 1865-1942
Record of partial and final settlements, 1856-1859
Sheriff's jail register, 1892-1895
Tax assessment record, 1861
Will records, 1838-1942
Vital Records
Newspapers

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Updated: October 30, 2002
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