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Colbert County Alabama
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.Photo by DailyNetworks CC BY-SA 3.0COLBERT COUNTY COURTHOUSEOLD COUNTY COURTHOUSE
CITIES, TOWNS, AND POPULATED PLACES
* Muscle Shoals * Sheffield * Tuscumbia (county seat) * Cherokee * Leighton * Littleville *
* Allsboro * Barton * Buzzard Roost * Ford City * Hatton * Listerhill * Maud *
* Mountain Mills * Nitrate City * Spring Valley *
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Online Data BirthRecords CourtRecords FamilyRecords NativeAmerican Records Wills andProbate Records Website Updates:
Mar 2018: Website updated and pages are mobile friendly; Death News: ROSS, WINSTON, GIPSONDec 2017: Death News: PARSHALL
Nov 2017: Court News: 1870 Circuit Court, Grand Jury list, Petit Jury list, County Commissioners Court
Oct 2017: Brick Wall: DAVIS - Submitted by Kimberly Parrish
Jul 2017: Crime News: LOGWOOD, MCINTYRE, HAMLIN, WILLIS
Apr 2017: County: 1923 County Officers; Marriage News: ALLEN, THOMPSON
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