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County Information

Houston County was founded February 9, 1903
It was established on February 9, 1903 from parts of Dale County, Geneva County and Henry County. It was named after George Smith Houston, a Governor of Alabama
Its county seat is Dothan.

Dothan Civic Center

Houston County Courthouse

 

 

 CITIES AND MUNICIPALITIES

* Ashford * Avon * Columbia * Cottonwood * Cowarts
* Dothan (parts of Dothan are in Dale County and in Henry County)
* Gordon * Kinsey * Madrid * Rehobeth * Taylor * Webb *


 

 
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Church Records County Records Death Records

History

Marriage Records Military Records Miscellaneous Records Newspaper Gleanings
Obituaries and Death Notices Queries School Records Wills and Probate Records
Website Updates:
Jul 2016: Death Records: 1908 - 1909 Deaths
Apr 2016: County Records: 1907 County Officers
Jan 2016:Queries - Jellico Community - submitted by Judith Fowler; County: 1931 County Officers
Oct 2015: County Records: 1913 County Officers
Jul 2015: 1939 Confederate Pensioners
Jan 2015: Death News: SMITH, TRAMMELL, BEAUCHAMP,  REEVES, KEYTON, MIXON, NEWTON, MULLEN, DYKES, HARDEN, KIRKLAND, TURNER, GILMORE, BEVEL, OGLETREE, BULLOCK, BRUNER, SHAW; Marriage News: SMITH, HUBBARD, SUMMERFIELD, INGRAM, PREVATE

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Surrounding Counties

Henry County (north)

Early County, GA (east)

Seminole County, GA (southeast)

Jackson County, FL (south)

Geneva County (west)

Dale County (northwest)

 


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