The Walker County Genealogical Society, Inc.
Walker County Genealogical
P.O. Box 3408
Jasper, AL 35502-3408
The Walker County Genealogical
Society, Inc. meets on the fourth Thursday of each month
at the Carl Elliott Regional Library, at 1:00pm.
(except in November and December we they meet on the
3rd Thursday) They also publish a quarterly called
Walking Back in Time. The WCGS, Inc.
maintains a compilation of Family Ancestor charts
donated by each member, in these records are vast
resources of family information that have been
researched by their members. The WCGS, Inc. also publishes
Volumes of Cemetery records: Here They Rest.
These records include not only the cemetery census
--they also include information compiled from the
records that were available at those times. Another
of their publications is: Walker County Probate
Marriage 1877-1908, a 447 page compilation of
marriages indexed by bride and groom, including
various notations. To learn more about the WCGS,
these publications: Contact:WCGS,Inc.
To help others learn more about family history you
can now submit queries via email these WCGS,
queries are also printed on Fridays in the
Lifestyles section of Walker County's
Mountain Eagle newspaper. To submit your
To learn more about
joining the Walker County Genealogical Society, Inc.
and their website---email
Jasper Public Library
20 E. 18 St.
Jasper, Alabama 35502
The Elizabeth T. Wiggins Heritage Room of the
contains local history and genealogical records of
Walker County as well as surrounding counties.
P.O. Box 749
Jasper, AL 35501-0749
Telephone: (205) 384-7268
Birmingham Public Library
2100 Park Place
Birmingham, Alabama 35203
The Birmingham Public Library
offers materials for
Research such as the microfilm records of
Southern Claims as well as numerous Civil War
records. For their hours you may call or
here. **Be sure and plan for an early
start, the hours fly by when your searching
Jefferson County Courthouse
716 North 21st Street
Birmingham, AL 35263
ALABAMA GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY, INC.
P.O. BOX 2296
Samford University Library
800 Lake Shore Drive
Birmingham, Alabama 35229-0001