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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.
CITIES AND MUNICIPALITIES
* Collinsville (part - part of Collinsville is in Cherokee County) * Crossville * Fort Payne * Fyffe * Geraldine * Hammondville * Henagar * Ider * Lakeview * Mentone * Pine Ridge * Powell * Rainsville *
* Shiloh * Sylvania * Valley Head*
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Apr 2016: County: 1907 County Officers
Jan 2016: County: 1931 County Officers
Oct 2015: County Records: 1913 County Officers
Jul 2015: 1939 Confederate Pensioners
Apr 2015: 1850 Mortality Schedule
Feb 2015: Bio: WOOD, DUNCAN
Jan 2015: Bios: BRADFORD; Marriage News: PURSLEY, BRIXEY, OAKLEY, WOODWARD; Death News: CLAYTON, ANDERSON, NICHOLSON, TAYLOR, DAVIS, WESTER, LARMER
Transcriptions of the Cherokee Removal vouchers from Ross' Landing Located on the Hamilton County Tennessee GT website. Please use your brower "back" button to return back to this website.
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