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County Information

Founded in January 30, 1867
It is named in honor of Confederate Colonel Stephen F. Hale. As of 2000 the population was 17,185. Its county seat is Greensboro

Hawthorne Plantation in Prairieville, Hale County - 1898
Source: Wikipedia, Public Domain

 

 CITIES AND MUNICIPALITIES

* Akron * Greensboro * Newbern * Moundville (part is in Tuscaloosa County) *
 
Unincorporated communities
Gallion * Havana * Prairieville * Sawyerville *
 
Ghost town
    * Arcola *


 

 
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Website Updates:
Apr 2017: County: 1923 County Officers; Death News: MCFADDEN; Crime News: ATKINS; Calamity News: JONES
Mar 2017: Misc News: VAUGHAN, DANCY
Nov 2016: Misc: Sawyer Family - Submitted by John Walker
Oct 2016: Misc: 20 Businessmen of Hale County in 1908
Jul 2016: Death Records: 1908 Deaths
Apr 2016: Queries: LEWIS; County: 1907 County Officers
Jan 2016: County Records: 1931 County Officers

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Surrounding Counties

* Tuscaloosa County (north)

* Bibb County (northeast)

* Perry County (southeast)

* Marengo County (south)

* Greene County (west)

 


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