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Limestone County was established on February 6, 1818.
Its name comes from Limestone Creek, a local stream
County Seat: Athens
CITIES AND MUNICIPALITIES
* Ardmore * Athens * Decatur (most of Decatur is in Morgan County)
* Elkmont * Huntsville (most of Huntsville is in Madison County)
* Lester * Madison (most of Madison is in Madison County)
* Mooresville * Tanner
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- Aug 2015: Death news: PICKETTJul 2015: 1939 Confederate PensionersMar 2015: 1830 Census - Transcribed by Debbie HudsonJan 2015: Death News: YARBROUGH, BERRY, CHEW, BRIDGEFORTH, OWEN, HOLLINGSWORTH, CRAFTS, NUNN, WADSWORTH, DAVIS; Married News: LAWSON, COFFEE, NANNY, RHOADS, HATCHETT, MCDONALD, ADKINS, WHITT, PATTERSON, BLACK, PHARR, SCOTT, KENNEMER, MOODY, Bios: CALDWELL; Birth News: RAINEY; 1820 State Census
- Nov 2014: Bio: KEYES
- Oct 2014: 1925 Confederate Pensioners
- Aug 2014: Bio: VANDEGRIFT, CARTWRIGHT; Bio: BAUGH - Transcribed by Kim Mohler
- Jul 2014: Mil: Civilwar: Southern Claims Commission Applicants; Bio: DAVIS, CARTRIGHT;
- May 2014: Bio: ALEXANDER, DABNEY - Transcribed by Kim Mohler
- Apr 2014: Water Mills in 1886; Mil: WWI Wounded List of Oct 1918 - Submitted by Rose Stout
- Feb 2014: Bio: HUNDLEY, LANE, COLEMAN, Known Newspapers of Limestone County
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