Alabama Genealogy is being developed as a genealogical and historical resource for your personal use. It contains information and records for Alabama ancestry, family history, and genealogy. Specifically, it provides sources for birth records, death records, marriage records, census records, tax records, court records, and military records. It also provides some historical details about different times in Alabama history.
- 1862 Alabama Salt List
To understand the Alabama Salt Lists, one must first grasp the significance of Salt as a factor in the Civil War. To do this, the reader must transport himself back in time. Back to the period of the Civil War. Back to a time when life was much simpler and Salt was a definite necessity. To impoverished individuals and families, salt, a basic necessity of life, was extremely difficult to come by cheaply beginning in 1862. Alabama developed a system by which they purchased salt and distributed it to the poor directly, and others who could distribute it to the poor, in order that the people of Alabama would have sufficient salt for their usage. While doing this, Alabama developed lists of people who received the salt. This is such a list.
- Distinguished Men, Women and Families of Franklin County, Alabama
- Revolutionary Soldiers in Alabama
Being a list of names, compiled from authentic sources, of soldiers of the American Revolution, who resided in the state of Alabama.
- History Timeline (In progress)
This is a large history project that will supplement the genealogy information supplied by this website, and help put your Alabama genealogy search into historic perspective.
Alabama County Genealogy
Alabama Genealogy Pages
- Alabama African American Genealogy Research
- Alabama Archives and Libraries
- Alabama Bible Records
- Alabama Cemeteries
- Alabama Census and Taxation Records
- Alabama Directories
- Alabama Genealogical and Historical Societies
- Alabama Genealogy Databases
- Alabama Land and Property Records
- Alabama Mailing Lists
- Alabama Maps
- Alabama Military Records
- Alabama Newspapers and Obituaries
- Indian Tribes of Alabama
- Outline of Alabama History
Some prominent residents of Butler County, Alabama employed John Buckner Little in 1885 to author a history of their county. At this time in American history, book publishing had gotten inexpensive and it was a trend to publish a county history in order to record the events of the county…
This is John Langdon Rumph’s thesis for his master of arts degree at Auburn University in 1955, John Langdon Rumph, son of John L. Rumph and Willie Lott Rumph, was born 10 Feb 1930, in Perote, Alabama. He attended Perote High School and Inverness High School, graduating from the latter…
In 1928 the Baldwin County Historical Society sought to publish a small book on the history of Baldwin County. Their intent was to strive to present in a brief manner some facts which they hoped would be an inspiration to those seeking to know the history of the county better….
Prior to the Civil War, a partnership called Mears & Turnbull compiled a directory for the city of Montgomery, Alabama and had it printed in 1859 by the Advertiser Book and Job Printing Office in Montgomery. The Montgomery Advertiser started publication in Montgomery in 1858 and still publishes a daily…
R. L. Polk & Co. was founded in 1870 in Detroit as a publisher of business directories which quickly morphed into publishing city, town, and farm directories across the country. In 1923 the company published this city directory for Opelika, Alabama. City directories contain an alphabetical listing of residents and…