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Geneva County Alabama

Henry Yonge, who founded the city of Geneva, AL, named the city after his wife's hometown in Geneva, New York. When the county was formed December 26, 1868, it simply took the name of the largest settlement in that county.
Its county seat is Geneva.
 
 
Geneva County Courthouse 
Photo By Wmr36104 (Own work) via Wikimedia Commons

 CITIES, TOWNS,  AND POPULATED PLACES 

 Geneva  *  Hartford  *  Samson  *  Slocomb  *  Black  *  Coffee Springs  *  Malvern  *  Taylor *

UNCORPORATED COMMUNITIES

    * Bailey Crossroads * Bald Hill * Bellwood * Chancellor * Dundee * Earlytown * Fadette * Hacoda *

* High Bluff * Highfalls *   Highnote * Kellys Crossroads * Eunola * 

 

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Online Data
Biographies Birth Records Cemeteries Census Records
Church Records Death Records History Marriage Records
Military Records Miscellaneous Records Newspaper Gleanings Obituaries and Death Notices
Pioneer Settlers Post Offices School Records Wills and Probate Records
Website Updates:
Jul 2015: 1939 Confederate Pensioners
May 2015:Redecorated and updated site and now all pages are mobile friendly
Apr 2015: Deaths: 1870 Mortality Schedule
Jan 2015: Death News: TURNER, ARTIS, RILEY, DOUGHTY, CHAPMAN, CURRINGTON, WILLIAMS, ODEN, THAMES, COSBY, DUKE; Marriage News: NIX, GANN, HARTZOG, ROBINSON, MALONE, ELSBERRY, SHANK, COLLINS,
Oct 2014: 1925 Confederate Pensioners; Obit: GODWIN - Transcribed by Jeanie Neil
Sep 2014: Crime News: CRUTCHFIELD, DICKSON, PHILLIPS, AVANT, BRYAN, GAVIN, ROYAL, PRESTON, SHIVER, STARLING, BLANKENSHIP, EARLY; Death Notice: CRUTCHFIELD, SIMMONS, ELDRIDGE, RADFORD; Gossip News: WATSON, HARPER; Weather News: History of Levees, 1929 Flood; 1922 Community News - All submitted by Jeanie Neil
Jul 2014: Church: 1891 Minutes of the Geneva Baptist Association
May 2014: Mil: WW1 - Wounded list from Oct 1918 - Submitted by Rose Stout
Apr 2014: History - Water Mills of Geneva County in 1886
Feb 2014: Known Newspapers of Geneva County
Jan 2014: History 1888
 

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Surrounding Counties     

* Dale County (north-northeast)

* Houston County (east)

* Holmes County, FL (south)

* Walton County, FL (southwest)

* Covington County (west)

* Coffee County (north-northwest) 

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