Madison County, Alabama Genealogy Guide2016-07-08T17:45:43+00:00

Madison County, Alabama Records

Madison County, Alabama (Map It) was created on December 13, 1808 from the Cherokee and Chickasaw Cession of 1806 (Additional land was added until the county achieved its current form in 1824). Madison county was named in honor of James Madison (1751–1836), 4th U.S. President.

Madison County is bordered by Lincoln County, Tennessee (north), Franklin County, Tennessee (northeast), Jackson County (east), Marshall County (southeast), Morgan County (southwest), Limestone County (west).

Madison County Cities and Towns include Gurley, Harvest, Hazel Green, Huntsville, Madison, Meridianville, Moores Mill, New Hope, New Market, Owens Cross Roads, Redstone Arsenal, Triana, Toney.

A Map of Madison 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

Madison County, Alabama Courthouse Records

Madison County, Alabama Courthouse
Madison County, AL Courthouse

The Madison County Courthouse is located in Huntsville, 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 Madison 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.

Madison County, Alabama Census Records

Madison County, Alabama Vital Records

Madison County, Alabama Resources

Madison County, Alabama External Links