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Hale County Alabama
Hale County was established following the end of the American Civil War, on January 30, 1867. Located in the west-central section of the state, it was created from portions of Greene, Marengo, Perry, and Tuscaloosa counties. The vast majority came from Greene County. The first American settlers hailed from Georgia, Tennessee, Kentucky, and the Carolinas. It is named in honor of Confederate Colonel Stephen F. Hale. As of 2000 the population was 17,185. Its county seat is Greensboro.Photo by Carol M. Highsmith Collection - Public DomainHALE COUNTY COURTHOUSE
CITIES, TOWNS, AND POPULATED PLACES
* Greensboro (county seat) * Moundville * Akron * Newbern * Darrah * Gallion * Havana * Lock five * Prairieville * Sawyerville * Stewart * Wedgeworth *
* Arcola * Erie *Source: Public DomainHawthorne Plantation in Prairieville, Hale County - 1898
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Online Data BirthRecords CourtRecords Wills andProbate Records Complete bk: History of Greensboro by Wm Yerby, 1908 Website Updates:
Mar 2018: Website updated and pages are mobile friendly; Death News: STOCKTON, WARD, PHARES; Visiting News: GLOVER, ATKINS, DUBOIS, WILLIS, ELLIS, SKINNER, SLEDGE, ADAMS, BREWER, ELLIOTT, SELLERS, PETERSON
Dec 2017: Death News: HELLEN
Jul 2017: Marriage News: WARD, COLEMAN
Apr 2017: County: 1923 County Officers; Death News: MCFADDEN; Crime News: ATKINS; Calamity News: JONES
Mar 2017: Misc News: VAUGHAN, DANCY
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