Barbour County, Alabama Genealogy Guide2016-07-08T17:31:19+00:00

Barbour County, Alabama Records

Barbour County, Alabama (Map It) was created on December 18, 1832 from former Creek Indian territory and a portion of Pike County. Barbour county was named in honor of James Barbour (1775–1842), a distinguished statesman and governor of Virginia.

Barbour County is bordered by Russell County (northeast), Quitman County, Georgia (east), Stewart County, Georgia (east), Clay County, Georgia (southeast), Henry County (south), Dale County (south), Pike County (west), Bullock County (northwest)

Barbour County Cities and Towns include Bakerhill, Batesville, Blue Springs, Clayton, Clio, Comer, Eufaula, Elamville, Louisville, Mount Andrews, Springhill.

A Map of Barbour County, Alabama contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries. There is a collection of old Alabama maps at MapGeeks.org

Barbour County, Alabama Courthouse Records

Barbour County, Alabama Courthouse
Barbour County, AL Courthouse

The Barbour County Courthouse is located in Clayton, Alabama and Eufaula, Alabama. Originally the County Seat was established in Louisville in 1833, moved to Clayton in 1834. The Barbour County Courthouse in Clayton was built in the 1960s to replace the original, which was built in 1854. Barbour County established a second county court in Eufaula with Act No. 102 in 1879.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH.  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Barbour county. The date listed for each record is usually the earliest registration filed. The date does not indicate that there are alot records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually filed with the clerk.

Barbour County, Alabama Census Records

Barbour County, Alabama Vital Records

Barbour County, Alabama Resources

Barbour County, Alabama External Links