Marshall County, Alabama Records

Marshall County, Alabama (Map It) was created on January 9, 1836 from Jackson County and Blount County and Cherokee Cession of 1836. Marshall county was named in honor of John Marshall (1755–1835), Chief Justice of the United States 1801–1835.

Marshall County is bordered by Jackson County (northeast), DeKalb County (east), Etowah County (southeast), Blount County (south), Cullman County (southwest), Morgan County (west), Madison County (northwest).

Marshall County Cities and Towns include Albertville, Arab, Boaz, Douglas, Grant, Horton, Guntersville, Union Grove.

A Map of Marshall 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

Marshall County, Alabama Courthouse Records

Marshall County, Alabama Courthouse
Marshall County, AL Courthouse

The Marshall County Courthouse is located in Guntersville, Alabama. The County Seat was established in 1836 at Claysville, moved to Marshall in 1838, to Warrenton in 1841, and finally located at Guntersville in 1848.

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 Marshall 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.

Marshall County, Alabama Census Records

Marshall County, Alabama Vital Records

Marshall County, Alabama Resources

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