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County was established on 10 December 1812 and named in honor
of General John Clarke of Georgia. The county seat is Grove
The county is the third largest in the state,
encompassing 1,238 square
Cities, Towns and
Campbell **Carlton **
Coffeeville ** Dickinson ** Fulton
Gainestown ** Grove
Hill ** Jackson **
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We hope you will
consider contributing your Census Data, Marriage/Birth/Death
Records, Obituaries, Biographies and Pioneer Family History. Send
your data contributions to Veneta .
October 2013: Obit:
August 2013: Death &
Crime News: BOOTH killed by MILES - submitted by Paula
July 2013: Obits: BARFIELD;
Korean War Casualties; Bio: FORSTER
June 2013: Rev War: BRADFORD,
BRADLEY, COCHRAN, HERVEY, LEWIS, SCARBROUGH, VARNER,
March 2013: Bios: PRICE,
Feb 2013: 1907 Census of
Confederate Census; Vietnam War
Casualties - transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman; WW2 Honor List - Transcribed
by Peggy Thompson
Jan 2013: Crime News: Some of
MEACHAM Gang Shot; Bio: KILPATRICK, SHIELDS -
Transcribed by Kim Mohler; Death Records
of State Convicts 1910 - 1914 - Transcribed by Dawn Conway;
Nov 2012: Obit:
Oct 2012: 1883 Pensioners;
Bio: MURPHY - transcribed by Richard Ramos
Sept 2012: Death: BETTS,
FENDLEY, HOWZE, LANCASTER; Crime: OVERSTREET, FLOYD, JONES,
GUY, MCLEOD; Community: MITCHAM, Salt Springs, WILLIAMS;
Aug 2012: WWI Gold Stars;
Misc: ANDERSON, KIMBRO
2012: Listing of Post Offices, Schools, and Churches
2012: Bio: ALSTON, BLOUNT;
April 2011: Bibles: ELIJAH
PUGH BIBLE; Family Gallery: PUGH;
Mar. 2009: COUNTY
Jan. 2009: REVOLUTIONARY Soldiers, ALEXANDER,
BOYKIN, CHAPMAN, GUY, HARRELL, KELLEY, LAWRENCE,
NELSON, OTT, PRINGLE, ROWELL, SCOTT, &
Dec 2008: Cemetery Index
2008: LEWIS biographies
June 2008: DANLEY
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The Clarke County
Courthouse is located on 114 Court Street
114 Court Street
Grove Hill, Alabama
Phone: (251) 275-3251
Copies are $1 each;
certification is an additional $3 per instrument.
County Historical Museum is located
116 West Cobb Street
Grove Hill, AL
genealogical and archive information!
108 Dubose Avenue
Grove Hill, AL
Available Records in
the Probate Office:
beginning in 1814; groom's name and approximate year are
required when requesting a search.
Will and estate
records beginning in 1814.
(incomplete) for Confederate and Revolutionary War
cemetery listings and transcriptions.
records and physician's certificates
Deed and mortgage
records beginning in 1814
Loose records from
In the genealogy
records room downstairs, records available include: