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Clay County Alabama

Clay County was established on December 7, 1866, created on 26 December 1866 from land taken from Randolph  and Talladega Counties.  Named after the statesman Henry Clay, the county seat was named after his estate called Ashland in Lexington, Kentucky.
 
Photo By Hillabee (Own work), 2007, via Wikimedia Commons 
 CLAY COUNTY COURTHOUSE
 
 

CITIES, TOWNS,  AND POPULATED PLACES

* Ashland * Lineville * Delta * Hollins * Millerville * Corinth * Cragford * Springhill *
 
 
 
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Website Updates:
Mar 2018: Marriage News: NORTHERN, PARTILLO, REEVES, GRIFFIN, RAY, REID, THOMPSON, HAYNES, BARTLETT
Dec 2017: Sick List News: COCKRELL, INGRAM; Death News: PRESTON; Visiting News: MATTHEWS
Jul 2017: Marriage News: NOE, SPEER; Calamity News: BRITT
Apr 2017: County: 1923 County Officers
Nov 2016: Website redecorated and now all pages are mobile friendly

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Surrounding Counties

* Cleburne County - north

* Randolph County - east

* Tallapoosa County - south

* Coosa County - southwest

* Talladega County - west

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