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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* Benoit * Boldo * Burnwell * Coal Valley * Corinth * Corona * Curry * Dogtown * Empire * Goodsprings * Hilliard * Lupton * Manchester * McCollum * Mount Hope * Quinton * Saragossa * Slicklizzard * Spring Hill * Townley * Union Chapel *
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Online Data BirthRecords Wills andProbate Records Website Updates:
Dec 2017: Death News: SMITH; Community News: 1886 Courthouse burned; Sick List: MUSGROVE, FRANICSNov 2017: Crime News: JOHNSON, WALLJul 2017: Death News: YOUNG, HOGAN; Marriage News: DESMOND, MCCALLUM
Apr 2017: County Records: 1923 County Officers
Dec 2016: Death News: JOHNSON; Marriage News: BRYAN, LITTLE; Crime News: ELLISON; Mining News: MORRIS-GOSS Mining Company
Oct 2016: Misc Records: 20 Businessmen of Walker County in 1908
Jul 2016: Death Records: 1908 Deaths
Apr 2016: Marriage News: DAVIS, FORNEY, PRUITT, MILLIGAN
Jan 2016: County Records: 1931 County Officers
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