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County was established on December 13, 1808 by the governor of
the Mississippi territory and named in honor of James Madison,
fourth President of the United States of America, and the
first to visit the state of Alabama. Its county seat is
Huntsville. It covers parts of the former Decatur
Madison County is recognized as the "birthplace" of
Alabama, which was founded here on December 14,
For much of the
county's history, the economy has revolved mostly around
agriculture. Madison County was one of the largest
cotton-producing counties in the state of Alabama, and textile
mills operated around the county.
This all changed when
a group of German rocket scientists, led by Wernher von Braun,
came to Huntsville in 1950. They developed the
Mercury-Redstone Rocket, which eventually became the first
vehicle to launch an American into space. Tens of thousands of
jobs came to the area as a result of the "space
Huntsville (part - part of
Huntsville is in Limestone County)
Madison (part -
part of Madison is in Limestone County)
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2014: Bios: MOORE, HARRIS, DEMENT, ESKINE, BALDRIDGE, LOWRY,
SHELBY, BARRON, LOVETT, SMITH, JONES, BANISTER, NEWMAN,
MCCULLOUGH, HUNT, WHITE, PATTON, WISE, WELLS, LUDWIG, WHITE,
DAVIS, WHITE, CROSS, HUTCHENS, BONE, ECHOLS, ROPER, DUNCAN,
MASTIN, MURRAY, SMITH, CURRY, CAMPBELL, STEVENS, RISON,
LANDMAN, HUNT, FRANKLE, SLOSS, SKEGGS, BANKS,
Civilwar: Southern Claims Commission Applicants
Bio: MASTIN - Transcribed by Nina Kramer; Bio: TAYLOR, ERSKINE,
GOODNER - Transcribed by Kim Mohler; Mil: WWI: Wounded List of October
1918 - Submitted by Rose Stout
2014: Bio: LOWRY - Transcribed by Kim Mohler; Misc Data: Water Mills of Madison
County in 1886
2014: Crime News: CHILDRESS
2014: History of Huntsville - 1888; List of Known Newspapers of Madison
O'SHAUGHNASSEY, RHETT, SPEAKE, TAYLOR, HUMES, PATTON,
HUNDLEY, BRANDON, DAY, ROBINSON, LANE, BUCK, COLEMAN,
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