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Colbert County was originally established on February 6, 1867 after it split from Franklin County over political issues after the American Civil War. It was abolished eight months later by an Alabama constitutional convention and then reestablished on February 24, 1870. It was named in honor of brothers George and Levi Colbert, Chickasaw Indian chiefs. George Colbert operated a ferry across the Tennessee River in 1790 near present day Cherokee.
The county seat of Colbert County is Tuscumbia
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Jan 2016: County: 1931 County Officers; Cemeteries: Oakwood Cemetery - Transcribed by Jan Grant
Oct 2015: 1913 County Officers; Brick Wall - BUTLER
Jul 2015: 1939 Confederate Pensioners
Apr 2015: Cemeteries: Mount Pleasant Cumberland Cemetery (New Brick Cemetery)
Jan 2015: Marriage News: GOODLOE, THROCKMORTON, WEAVER, HAMILTON, FIGURES, STEELE, RED, BRADLY, REYNOLDS, WILLIS, BROWN, KEY, HUFF, MOODY, PHILLIPS, ALVERSON, ETHERIDGE, REID, HOUCK, JONES, MONK, WEAVER; Death News: SLEDGE, GARNETT, SYKES, SMITH, MORGAN, Slave News: FERRIS
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