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we come across for this county, will be placed on this site.
Named in honor of
Major General Baron Johan DeKalb, a hero of the American
Its county seat is Fort Payne
the Alabama legislature on January 9, 1836, from land ceded to
the Federal government by the Cherokee Nation.
County was the one time home of the famous Cherokee
(part - part of Collinsville is in Cherokee County)
Rock (part - part of Sand Rock is in Cherokee County)
(We need data!!!)
hope you will consider contributing your Census Data,
Marriage/Birth/Death Records, Obituaries, Biographies and Pioneer
Family History. Send your contributions to Veneta
Transcriptions of the Cherokee Removal
vouchers from Ross' Landing - some paid to people from DeKalb
county - have been posted on the Genealogy Trails, Hamilton
County, Tenn. site. These transcriptions can be found here. Please
use your brower "back" button to return back to DeKalb County
Alabama Genealogy Trails
July 2014: Mil: Civil War:
Southern Claims Commission Applicants
April 2014: Bio: LOWRY -
Transcribed by Kim Mohler
History: Water Mills of
DeKalb County in 1886
February 2014: List of Known
Newspapers of DeKalb County
January 2014: Bio:
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