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Tuscaloosa County was established on February 6, 1818.
It is named in honor of the Choctaw chief Tuskalusa
The county is the second-largest in the state in terms of area (trailing only Baldwin County) and sixth-largest in terms of population (behind Jefferson, Mobile, Madison, Montgomery,and Shelby counties).
Its seat and largest city is Tuscaloosa, the former state capital from 1826 to 1845.
CITIES AND MUNICIPALITIES
* Brookwood * Coaling * Coker * Holt CDP * Lake View
* Moundville (part in Hale County) * North Bibb (part in Bibb County)
* Northport * Tuscaloosa * Vance (part in Bibb County) *
Online Data Post Office Data
- Website Updates:April 2015: Brick Wall : HENDERSON OLIVER - Submitted by Andrea Green; Bios: PECK, MOODY, MEEK, HARDAWAY
- February 2015: 1888 History of City of Tuscaloosa; Bio: CLAYTON, SOMERVILLE
- January 2015: Death News: CHILDRESS, FITTS, GUILD, JOHNSON, LEWIS, MARRAST, POE, PIPPIN, POWELL, GAY, PENNINGTON, RICHARDSON, LELAND, ROUSE, SNYDER, SMITH; Married News: BEARD, NEILSON, COVINGTON, DUNCAN, WALKER, SMITH; Asylum News: 1875 statistics; Birth News: PARKER; Community news: BATTLE House sold
- December 2014: Bio: COCHRANE - Transcribed by Kim Mohler
- November 2014: Death News: GLASSCOCK; Foster's Post Office - Submitted by Diane Oraif
- July 2014: Military: Civilwar: Southern Claims Commission Applicants
- May 2014: Obit: DAHLEN; Mil: WWI Wounded List of Oct 1918 - Submitted by Rose Stout
- April 2014: History: Water Mills of Tuscaloosa County in 1886
- March 2014: Crime News: JONES; Obit: HARGROVES, ROY; Brick Wall: BEAL - submitted by Margaret Beal
- February 2014: Ray Cemetery, Misc News: DAVIS; Community News; MARTIN; Known Newspapers of Tuscaloosa County; History: Book: Tuskaloosa, Its Names and Origin by Thomas Maxwell 1874
- January 2014: Bio: HASSELL; Community News: CLEMENTS
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