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Shelby County was established on February 7, 1818 and was named in honor of Isaac Shelby, Governor of Kentucky.
The county seat of Shelby County is Columbiana.
CITIES AND MUNICIPALITIES
* Alabaster * Birmingham (part in Jefferson Co) * Calera (in Chilton Co)
* Chelsea * Columbiana * Harpersville * Helena (part in Jefferson Co)
* Hoover (part in Jefferson Co) * Indian Springs Village * Indian Valley
* Lake Purdy * Leeds (part in Jefferson Co and St. Clair Co) * Meadowbrook
* Montevallo * Pelham * Saginaw * Vincent (part in St. Clair Co and Talladega Co)
* Westover * Wilsonville * Wilton *
Wills and Prob
- Website Updates:
- February 2015: Bio: O'HARA - Transcribed by Kim Mohler
- January 2015: Bio: WEST; Marriage News: ACKER, BRAZELTON, ISACOFF, ARONSON, WADE, HUYETT, GITES, JOWER, NICOLL, PERRY; Death News: DENSON, SHOWERS, BASSETT, WILLIAMS, STRICKLAND, POPE; Sick List: O'HARA, CRIM; Weather News: 1875 tornado; Calamity News: 1875 Columbiana Fire; Crime News: HARRIS
- December 2014: Bio: BROWNE, WILSON, MOSLEY
- October 2014: 1925 Confederate Pensioners
- July 2014: Military: Civilwar: Southern Claims Commission Applicants
- April 2014: Bio: FLETCHER - Transcribed by Kim Mohler; Misc: 1886 Water Mills of Shelby County
- February 2014: List of Known Newspapers of Shelby County
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