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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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[[Image:Bibb County Alabama Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]&nbsp;[http://www.bibbal.com/ BIBB COUNTY], <br>35 Court Square East, <br>Centerville, AL 35042, <br>Phone: (205) 926-3103 <br>  
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[[Image:Bibb County Alabama Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Bibb County Alabama Courthouse.jpg]]&nbsp;[http://www.bibbal.com/ BIBB COUNTY], <br>35 Court Square East, <br>Centerville, AL 35042, <br>Phone: (205) 926-3103 <br>
  
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County Clerk has marriage, probate and land records from 1818. Clerk Circuit court has divorce and court records.<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 35.</ref>
 
 
County Clerk has marriage, probate and land records from 1818. Clerk Circuit court has divorce and court records.<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 35.</ref>  
 
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 15:04, 21 May 2012

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Dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1900 1818

1818 1818
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Bibb County, Alabama
Map
Map of Alabama highlighting Bibb County
Location in the state of Alabama
Map of the U.S. highlighting Alabama
Location of Alabama in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 7, 1818
County Seat Centreville
Courthouse



United States Gotoarrow.png  Alabama  Gotoarrow.png  Bibb County

County Courthouse

Bibb County Alabama Courthouse.jpg
 BIBB COUNTY,
35 Court Square East,
Centerville, AL 35042,
Phone: (205) 926-3103

County Clerk has marriage, probate and land records from 1818. Clerk Circuit court has divorce and court records.[1]

History

Parent County

1818--Cahawba County was created 7 February 1818 from Monroe, Montgomery Counties. Cahawba County was renamed Bibb County in 1820.
County seat: Centreville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American

The following have information concerning African American research.  Both should be used:

Cemeteries

Bethel Cemetery

Census

For tips on accessing Bibb County, Alabama Genealogy census records online, see: Alabama Census.

Historical populations
Year Pop.  %±
1820 3,676
1830 6,306 71.5%
1840 8,284 31.4%
1850 9,999 20.7%
1860 11,894 19.0%
1870 7,469 −37.2%
1880 9,487 27.0%
1890 13,824 45.7%
1900 18,498 33.8%
1910 22,791 23.2%
1920 23,144 1.5%
1930 20,780 −10.2%
1940 20,155 −3.0%
1950 17,987 −10.8%
1960 14,357 −20.2%
1970 13,812 −3.8%
1980 15,723 13.8%
1990 16,576 5.4%
2000 20,826 25.6%
2010 22,915 10.0%
Sources: "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. http://factfinder2.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/index.xhtml.  through 1960

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 35.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).