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 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.



 CITIES AND MUNICIPALITIES

* Ashland * Lineville * Cragford * Delta * Hollins * Millerville * 

Unincorporated Communities:
 
    * Corinth * Cragford *
 

 
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Apr 2015: Death Records: 1870 Mortality Schedule
Jan 2015: Marriage News: HOUSE, CARPENTER, WHITE, MCLAIN, INGRAM, COOPER, HENDRIX, HARDIN, JOHNSON, JACKSON; Death News: BARNHILL, GRISHAM, PEPPER, WEBB, BRANCH, PORTER, THORNTON, CARTER, STRICKLAND,
Oct 2014: 1925 List of Confederate Pensioners
July 2014: Mil: Civil War: Southern Claims Commission Applicants
Apr 2014: History: Water Mills of Clay County in 1886
Feb 2014: List of Known Newspapers of Clay County

 
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Adjacent Counties

Cleburne County - north

Randolph County - east

Tallapoosa County - south

Coosa County - southwest

Talladega County - west 

 


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