Clay County, Alabama Genealogy Guide2016-07-08T17:34:35+00:00

Clay County, Alabama Records

Clay County, Alabama (Map It) was created on December 7, 1866 from Randolph County and Talladega County. Clay county was named in honor of U.S. Senator Henry Clay of Kentucky.

Clay County is bordered by  Cleburne County (north), Randolph County (east), Tallapoosa County (south), Coosa County (southwest), Talladega County (west)

Clay County Cities and Towns include Ashland, Lineville.

A Map of Clay 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

Clay County, Alabama Courthouse Records

Clay County, Alabama Courthouse
Clay County, AL Courthouse

The Clay County Courthouse is located in Ashland, Alabama.

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 Clay 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.

Clay County, Alabama Census Records

Clay County, Alabama Vital Records

Clay County, Alabama Resources

Clay County, Alabama External Links