Index: Russell County
Russell County was named for Col.
Gilbert C. Russell of Mobile, a military officer in the Creek Wars. The
county was created by an act of the Alabama General Assembly on December
18, 1832, from former Creek Indian Territory. The county seat is Phenix
City. Other towns in Russell County include Cottonton, Fort Mitchell, Hatchechubbee,
Holy Trinity, Hurtsboro, Pittsview, and Seale.
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Researching in Russell County
Russell County Courthouse
PO Box 700
Phenix City, AL 36868-0700
Russell County Clerk
PO Box 518
Phenix City, AL 36868
Russell County Historical Commission
801 Dillingham Street
Seale, AL 36875
Phenix City - Russell County Public Library
1501 17th Ave.
Phenix City, AL
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