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Outline of Alabama History
The following articles should give the reader an understanding of early Alabama History. When a genealogist encounters a “brick-wall” in their research, an understanding of the history of the state, county, or town at the time their ancestor was living may bring an understanding as to where the researcher should next set engage their research skills.
- The Spanish Inroads 1540 – 1543
- Indian Tribes of Alabama
- French Colonization and War 1697 – 1795
- British and Spanish Occupancy
- First Territorial Organization 1795 – 1832