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DeKalb County Alabama
Named in honor of Major General Baron Johan DeKalb, a hero of the American Revolution. Its county seat is Fort Payne. Created by the Alabama legislature on January 9, 1836, from land ceded to the Federal government by the Cherokee Nation. DeKalb County was the one time home of the famous Cherokee Sequoyah. [Source: wikipedia.org]. By Wmr36104; (Own work) via Wikimedia Commons 3.0
CITIES, TOWNS, AND POPULATED PLACES
* Collinsville (partly in Cherokee County) * Crossville * Fort Payne (county seat) * Fyffe * *Geraldine *
* Hammondville * Henagar * Ider * Lakeview * Mentone * Pine Ridge * Powell * Rainsville *
* Sand Rock (partly in Cherokee County) * Shiloh * Sylvania * Valley Head *
UNINCORPORATED COMMUNITIES * Alpine * Adamsburg * Aroney * Beaty Crossroads * Chigger Hill * Dawson * Dog Town *
* Grove Oak * Guest * Hopewell * Lake Howard * Loveless * Sulphur Springs * Ten Broeck *
GHOST TOWNS * Battelle * Bootsville * Rawlingsville *
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July 2017: Website redecorated and all pages are mobile friendly; School News: 1918 New Teachers; Calamity News: Automobile down the mountain; CREW
Apr 2017: County: 1923 County Officers
Oct 2016: Misc: 20 Businessmen of DeKalb County in 1908
Jul 2016: Death Records: 1908 Deaths
Apr 2016: County: 1907 County Officers
Jan 2016: County: 1931 County Officers
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