Fayette County, Alabama Records

Fayette County, Alabama (Map It) was created on December 20, 1824 from portions of Marion County, Pickens County and Tuscaloosa County. Fayette county was named in honor of French general and supporter of the American Revolution, Marquis de La Fayette, who was touring Alabama at the time of the county's formation.

Fayette County is bordered by Marion County (north), Walker County (east), Tuscaloosa County (southeast), Pickens County (southwest), Lamar County (west).

Fayette County Cities and Towns include Belk, Berry, Fayette, Glen Allen, Gu-Win, Winfield, Hubbertville, Bazemore.

A Map of Fayette 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

Fayette County, Alabama Courthouse Records

Fayette County, Alabama Courthouse
Fayette County, AL Courthouse

The Fayette County Courthouse is located in Fayette, Alabama. There was record loss due to a courthouse fire in 1866 and in 1916. The present courthouse was built in 1911.

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 Fayette 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.

Fayette County, Alabama Census Records

Fayette County, Alabama Vital Records

Fayette County, Alabama Resources

Fayette County, Alabama External Links