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Talladega County Alabama

Talladega County was established on December 18, 1832, from land ceded by the Creek Indians near the state's geographic center. The county seat was established at Talladega in 1834.

Talladega County is home to the Alabama Institute for the Deaf and Blind and the Talladega Municipal Airport, a public general aviation airport. The Talladega Superspeedway, Talladega College and the International Motorsports Hall of Fame are located nearby. The First National Bank of Talladega is the oldest bank in the State of Alabama, being founded in 1848.

 

Talladega County Courthouse 
By Rivers Langley; SaveRivers (Own work) via Wikimedia Commons

 CITIES, TOWNS,  AND POPULATED PLACES 

* Childersburg * Lincoln * Oxford (part of Oxford is in Calhoun County) * Sylacauga * Talladega *
   * Bon Air * Munford * Oak Grove * Talladega Springs * Vincent (part of Vincent is in Shelby County and in St. Clair County)  * Waldo * Fayetteville * Mignon *

 UNINCORPORATED COMMUNITIES

  * Alpine * Bemiston * Curry * Eastaboga (part of Eastaboga is in Calhoun County) * Fishtrap *
    * Hopeful * Kahatchie * Kentuck *  Liberty Hill * Mardisville * Old Eastaboga * Sycamore * Winterboro *

GHOST TOWN

    *  Gantts Quarry  *

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Website Updates:
Jul 2015: 1939 Confederate Pensioners
May 2015: Redecorated site and now all pages are mobile friendly
Mar 2015: Obit: HORTON - Submitted by Candi Horton
Feb 2015: Bio: CLEMENTS
Jan 2015: Bio: SAWYER, WEATHERS - Transcribed by Kim Mohler; Bio: WEST, BRADFORD; Death News: REED, PROCHE, CONEY, HUEY, WILLIAMS, BURLEINE, TOOLE, MONTGOMERY, ELSTON, BURNS, COLEMAN, MAYFIELD; Marriage News: DYKES, CARMON, LOGAN, IVEY, DONALDSON, TURNER, CHRISTINA, BORDERS, COOPER, THOMAS, NICOLL, PERRY, Calamity News: DUNCAN
Dec 2014: History: 1888 History of Talladega; Bios: LOFTON, OTTS, MABRY, ISBELL, MILLER, BROWNE, DeFORREST, TAYLOR, BOSWELL, JOHNSON, VANDIVER, GIST, ROGERS, WHITSON, NICKLES, McELDERRY, BURR, BOYNTON, KNOX, HEACOCK, EDWARDS, STRINGER, DUMAS, RHODES, ADAMS, McCONNELL, CHAMBERS, JOINER, CROSS, WILSON, PLOWMAN, MOSLEY
Oct 2014: Mil: 1925 Confederate Pensioners
Jul 2014: Bio: WHITE; Military: Civilwar: Southern Claims Commission Applicants
Jun 2014: List of Churches and Schools: Shady Grove Baptist and Ophelia S Hill High School - submitted by Denise Anderson Kimble; Bio: NEWMAN - Transcribed by Kim Mohler; Bio: HEARD - Transcribed by Vicki Bryan; Obits: PEEBLES - Submitted by Gwen Jackson
Apr 2014: History: Water Mills of Talladega County in 1886
Mar 2014: Bio: JONES, LEEPER - Transcribed by Kim Mohler
History: Pioneer Talladega: Its Minutes and Memories by Vandiver (1954)- Transcribed by Vicki Bryan
Feb 2014: Industrial News: Waldo Mine - gold; Known Newspapers; Obit: PARSONS
Jan 2014: Bio: CUNNINGHAM - Transcribed by Susan Geist
 

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