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Welcome
To

Cherokee County
Alabama
Genealogy and History

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We regret that we are unable to perform personal research for folks.
All data we come across will be added to this site. We thank you for visiting and hope you'll come back again to view the updates we make to this site.

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Founded January 9, 1836
It is named for the Cherokee tribe of American Indians.
The county seat is Centre.

Towns and Cities:

*  Cedar Bluff   *  Centre (County seat)  *  Gaylesville *  Leesburg *
* Collinsville (part - part is in DeKalb County)
* Sand Rock (part - part is in DeKalb County)
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We hope you will consider contributing your Obits, Biographies and Pioneer Family History.
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ONLINE DATA

Biographies

Birth Records

Cemeteries

Census Records

Church Records

Death Records

Estate Notices

History

Marriage Records

Military Records

Miscellaneous Data

Newspaper Gleanings

Obituaries and Death Notices

Post Offices

School Records

Wills / Probate Records


Website Updates:
 
Feb 2015: Bio: MORTAGNE
Jan 2015: Marriage News: THOMPSON, BARRY, DEERMAN, WHORTON; Death News: LITTLE, LEE, HURLEY, CLINTON, WOOD, BELL, BISHOP, GARRET, CHILDERS, NORTON, CAMERON; Industrial News: Cornwell Iron Works; Community News: Courthouse Burned; Crime News: WEST
Oct 2014: 1925 Confederate Pensioners
Sep 2014: Bio: KYLE, MEEKS, JOHNSON, DUNCAN, WARD, STANDIFER, LAY, BELL
Jul 2014: Mil: Civil: Southern Claims Commission Applicants; Obit: MEIDZIELSEI,  MAJELSKI
Apr 2014: Bio: LOWRY - Transcribed by Kim Mohler; History: Water Mills of Cherokee County in 1886
Mar 2014: Obit: COLLINS , Crime News
Feb 2014: Wills: Index of Will Book A
Jan 2014: Death News: PRATT; Sick List: SANDERS, HOPKINS, MARTIN; Known Cherokee County Newspapers
 
 
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Surrounding Counties
DeKalb County, Alabama - north
Chattooga County, Georgia - northeast
Floyd County, Georgia - east
Polk County, Georgia - southeast
Cleburne County, Alabama - south
Calhoun County, Alabama - south
Etowah County, Alabama - west

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