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County Information

Monroe County was founded June 29, 1815
It was named in honor of James Monroe, fifth President of the United States.
Its county seat is Monroeville.

 

 CITIES AND MUNICIPALITIES

* Beatrice * Burnt Corn * Excel * Frisco City * Monroeville * Peterman
* Tunnel Springs * Uriah * Vredenburgh

 


 

 
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Website Updates: 
Jul 2015: 1939 Confederate Pensioners
May 2015: News: Obits: BORDERS - submitted by Melissa Gil
Feb 2015: Bio: RILEY - Transcribed by Dawn Conway
Jan 2015: Death News: FORE, COXWELL, MATTS, SMITH, COHEN; Marriage News: JANES, MEIGS, SKINNER, KRAUSE, WESTBROOK, TURNBULL, BIZZELLE, LARKIN, THOMPSON, JERNIGAN;Bio: PATRICK;
Dec 2014: Obit: SCOTT
Jul 2014: Obit: DUNHAM - Transcribed by Nancy Piper; Southern Claims Commission Applicants
May 2014: Mil: WWI: Wounded List of Oct 1918 - submitted by Rose Stout
Apr 2014: History: Water Mills of Monroe County in 1886
Feb 2014: Bio: MORROW, CUNNINGHAM, SHAW; Known Newspapers of Monroe County
Jan 2014: History 1888

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Adjacent Counties

Wilcox County (north)

Butler County (east-northeast)

Conecuh County (east)

Escambia County (southeast)

Baldwin County (southwest)

Clarke County (west) 

 


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