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Walker County Alabama
Walker County was established on December 26, 1823, formed from sections of Marion and Tuscaloosa counties. It was named after Senator John Walker, who represented the state of Alabama in the U.S. Senate from 1819 until 1822. Jasper is the county seat, named after Sgt. William Jasper, a Revolutionary War hero. Walker County Courthouse (2012) Photo By Rudi Weikard (Own work) via Wikimedia Commons
CITIES, TOWNS, AND POPULATED PLACES
* Carbon Hill * Cordova * Dora * Jasper * Sumiton (partly in Jefferson County) * Eldridge * Kansas *
* Nauvoo (partly in Winston County) * Oakman * Parrish * Sipsey *
UNINCORPORATED COMMUNITIES* Burnwell * Curry * Empire * Goodsprings * Mount Hope * Quinton * Slicklizzard * Spring Hill ** Townley * Union Chapel *
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- Website Updates:Jan 2016: County Records: 1931 County OfficersNov 2015: Community News: Electric lights proposed in JasperOct 2015: County Records: 1913 County OfficersJul 2015: 1939 Confederate PensionersMay 2015: Redecorated site and now all pages are mobile friendlyJan 2015: School News: 1922 new teachers; Marriage News; GILBERT, WILLIAMS; Death News: HAMILTON, BROWN, GAMBLE; World War I Draft Registration Cards: VAN HORN, VANSANT, VASSER, VAUGHAN, VAUGHN, VEAZEY, VERDELL, VERNON, VEST, VICE, VICKERY, VICTOR, VICTORY, VICTRY, VIDIL, VILLADSEN, VINCENT, VINES, VAILES, VINING, VINSON, VINTSON, VOIGT, VAILS
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