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Coosa County Alabama History and Profile:

Coosa County is a county of the U.S. state of Alabama. Its name derives from a town of the Creek tribe. As of 2000 the population was 12,202, but since that time it has lost the most population by percentage of any Alabama county. Its county seat is Rockford.

Coosa is part of the Alexander City micropolitan area.

It was established on December 18, 1832.

Source: Wikipedia.

Cities and Towns of Coosa County, Alabama:

* Equality (part of Equality is in Elmore County)
* Goodwater
* Kellyton
* Rockford

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Coosa County Government

Coosa County Courthouse
100 Main Street
Rockford AL 35136

Goodwater Public Library
36 Weogufka Street
Goodwater, AL 35072

Rockford Public Library
110 Main Street
Rockford, AL 35136

Coosa County Historic Places

Coosa County Jail

Oakachoy Covered Bridge – delisted (burned June 2, 2001)

Coosa County Genealogy Resources

Coosa County Alabama, ALGenWeb site

Coosa County, Alabama USGenWeb archives

Coosa County Genealogy page at KindredTrails

Vital Records

Coosa County Clerk
P.O. Box 10
Rockford, AL 35136
Phone: (256) 377-2420

If you are outside the state of Alabama and are looking to request copies of vital records you must contact the statewide office of vital records:

Alabama Vital Records
P.O. Box 5625
Montgomery, AL 36103-5625
(334) 206-5418
Fax: (334) 262-9563

You can also call (334) 206-5418

There were no birth certificates prior to 1908, some counties may have recorded births in a ledger however. One way to search this centrally is by contacting:

Department of Archives and History
624 Washington Ave
Montgomery, AL 36130
(334) 242-4363

Birth and Death Records have been recorded in Alabama since 1908, Marriage Records since August 1936 and Divorces since 1950.

Census

1850 Federal Census Index

1850 Federal Census Transcription

Tax Records

Cemeteries

USGS listing of Cemeteries in Coosa County

Coosa County Cemetery Transcriptions
Cemetery Transcriptions (Although both are usgenweb this seems a slightly different listing.)

Query Forums

Genealogy Forums can be a great way to find other people that are researching the same ancestors as you are. Even if they may be not be researching the same direct line but related lines you may find information that is useful in your own research. Make sure to verify any other research that you add to your own research and try to document it well. If asking questions in genealogy forums it is good to provide as much information as possible and in the subject of the posting try to give name and a date or range of dates to help make your query more likely to be found. Posts with titles like “looking for family” or “help!” are too generic and something along the lines of “John Smith b. abt 1828 md. Hannah Jones” would be more helpful to get your post read by those that are interested in the John Smith/Hannah Jones family.

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News Related to Coosa County, AL

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Suspect arrested in armed bank robbery in Coosa Co. – WSFA

Suspect arrested in armed bank robbery in Coosa Co.
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GOODWATER, AL (WSFA) -. The suspect wanted in connection to an armed bank robbery in Coosa County is under arrest after a nearly 6 hour manhunt in the city of Goodwater. Goodwater Police Chief Gerald Whetstone says the suspect, 43-year-old local …

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Alabama Graphite Creates Technical Advisory Council and Appoints Leading … – MarketWatch

Alabama Graphite Creates Technical Advisory Council and Appoints Leading
MarketWatch
The council will include members that have specific technical, regulatory or administrative expertise necessary to rapidly advance the Company's flagship Coosa Graphite Project, located in Coosa County, Alabama, USA. Dr. Chopra's research interests …

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Alabama Graphite Sucessfully Completes Expanded Sonic Drilling Program at … – Stockhouse

Alabama Graphite Sucessfully Completes Expanded Sonic Drilling Program at
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The Company, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Alabama Graphite Company Inc., is conducting exploration and development on its flagship project "The Coosa Graphite Project" in Coosa County, Alabama, USA. The project encompasses over 40,000 …

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Alabama Graphite Receives Positive Results From Rock Hardness Testing For … – TheNewswire.ca (press release)

Alabama Graphite Receives Positive Results From Rock Hardness Testing For
TheNewswire.ca (press release)
The Company, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Alabama Graphite Company Inc., is conducting exploration and development on its flagship project "The Coosa Graphite Project" in Coosa County, Alabama, USA. The project encompasses over 40,000 …

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Authorities find missing fisherman’s body in Lake Mitchell – Clanton Advertiser

Authorities find missing fisherman's body in Lake Mitchell
Clanton Advertiser
The Chilton County Dive Team, members of the Alabama Department of Homeland Security Region Four Tactical Dive Team, Chilton County Rescue Squad, the Alabama Marine Police, Chilton County Emergency Management Agency, Coosa County …

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( ALP.V ABGPF ) Alabama Graphite Announces Grant of Incentive Stock Options … – Wall Street Journal

( ALP.V ABGPF ) Alabama Graphite Announces Grant of Incentive Stock Options
Wall Street Journal
The Company, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Alabama Graphite Company Inc., is conducting exploration and development on its flagship project "The Coosa Graphite Project" in Coosa County, Alabama, USA. The project encompasses over 40,000 …


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