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<references />&nbsp;(Family history Library book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlehitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&title=The+Handybook+for+Genealogists&pretitle=The+Handybook+for+Genealogists 973 D27e ]no film available.)

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  United States  > Alabama > Cherokee County

County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1836--Cherokee County was created 9 January 1836 from the Cherokee Cession of 1835.  County seat: Centre [1]

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

1882 and 1895 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities[edit | edit source]

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Church[edit | edit source]

Court[edit | edit source]

Land[edit | edit source]

Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

Military[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Probate[edit | edit source]

Taxation[edit | edit source]

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Societies and Libraries[edit | edit source]

Web Sites[edit | edit source]

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References[edit | edit source]

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

 (Family history Library book 973 D27e no film available.)