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Jackson County was established on December 13, 1819
Its name is in honor of Andrew Jackson, general in the United States Army and President of the United States of America. The county seat is Scottsboro.
Jackson County covers parts of former Decatur County.

Towns and Cities:

* Bridgeport * Bryant * Dutton * Flat Rock * Higdon * Hollywood
* Hytop * Langston * Paint Rock * Pisgah * Pleasant Groves * Scottsboro
* Section * Skyline * Stevenson * Woodville





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Pioneer Families

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Website Updates:
December 2014: Bio: FINNEY - Transcribed by Kim Mohler
October 2014: 1925 Confederate Pensioners; Bio: TIPTON, TAYLOR; Crime News; RICHARDS, TURNER
September 2014: Crime News: BELL, GREEN; Bio: BARNETT - Transcribed by Kim Mohler
August 2014: Crime News; ANDERSON, PICKLESIMER,
July 2014: Mil: Southern Claims Commission Applicants
June 2014: Bio: QUARLES - Transcribed by Kim Mohler
May 2014: Bio: KIRKPATRICK - Transcribed by Kim Mohler;
Mil: WWI Wounded List of Oct 1918 - Submitted by Rose Stout
April 2014: History: Water Mills of Jackson County in 1886
February 2014: List of Known Newspapers of Jackson County
January 2014: Bio: WHITE

Archived Updates 2008 - 2013


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Dade County, GA - east
DeKalb County- southeast
Marshall County - southwest
Madison County - west
Franklin County, TN - northwest

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