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Lauderdale County, Alabama

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  • Demetrius Felix Willis (1825 - 1872)
    Demetrius Willis, merchant, soldier, and Texas state representative, son of Joshua Willis and Martha (Hall) Willis, was born in Florence, Lauderdale County, Alabama, on January 14, 1825. After the deat...
  • Tracy Griffith
    Lee Griffith (born October 19, 1965) is an American actress and chef. She is the daughter of actor and producer Peter Griffith and model/actress Nanita Rose (née Greene), who was from Rockwood, Tenness...
  • John A Marrs (1793 - 1834)
    John A. Marrs , son of Samuel Wayne Marrs Sr. and Lydia Thompson, his 1st wife, was born January 19, 1793 in Kentucky. Largely unsourced genealogies propose different parents. John married Nancy Jenkin...
  • John Alcie Marrs (c.1787 - 1834)

Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Lauderdale County, Alabama.

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Lauderdale County was established in 1818 and was named in honor of Colonel James Lauderdale, of Tennessee. Four Alabama governors were from the county - Hugh McVay, Robert M. Patton, Edward A. O'Neal and Emmett O'Neal.

Adjacent Counties

Cities, Towns & Communities

Anderson | Bailey Springs | Center Star | Cloverdale | Elgin | Florence (County Seat) | Grassy | Green Hill | Killen | Lexington | Mars Hill | Oakland | Rhodesville | Rogersville | St. Florian | Smithsonia | Stewartville | Threet | Underwood-Petersville | Waterloo | Wright | Zip City



Lauderdale Gen Web

Key Cave National Wildlife Refuge

Natchez Trace (part)

National Register of Historic Places

Lauderdale Alabama Gen Web

Roots Web

Genealogy Trails

USGW Archives