Alabama Maps are a very helpful area of genealogy and family history research, especially in the event you live faraway from where your ancestor was living. Due to the fact Alabama political boundaries frequently changed, historic maps tend to be important in helping you uncover the exact location of your ancestor’s hometown, exactly what land they owned, exactly who his or her neighbors happen to be, and much more.
Alabama Maps often tend to be an excellent resource for starting out with your own research, because they provide substantially useful information and facts quickly. Maps is usually a major source of important amounts of details on family history.
Alabama’s 10 largest cities are Birmingham, Montgomery, Mobile, Huntsville, Tuscaloosa, Hoover, Dothan, Decatur, Auburn, Gadsden.
Learn more about Historical Facts of Alabama Counties.
Interactive Map of Alabama Counties Formation
Old Antique Atlases & Maps of AlabamaDisclaimer: All AL maps are free to use for your own genealogical purposes and may not be reproduced for resale or distribution. Source: David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Georgia, from the latest Authorities. W. Barker, sculp. – Alabama was part of Georgia
1804 United States Atlas
Relief shown by hachures. Shows states, settlements, Indian tribes, rivers, etc. Prime meridians: London and Philadelphia.
1804 Mississippi Territory Atlas
Alabama was part of the Mississippi Territory
1814 Atlas Map of Mississippi Territory
Area in outline color
1822 Geographical, Historical, And Statistical Map Of Alabama
1827 Atlas Map of Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana
Constructed from the Latest Authorities – Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian Washington. Statistical table for each state. Marshlands along Gulf of Mexico well.
1836 Atlas Map Of Alabama
With Its Roads & Distances from place to place, along the Stage & Steam Boat Routes
1845 Atlas Map of Alabama
Col. wax engraved map. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
1856 Atlas Map of Alabama
1866 State of Alabama Map
It is noted that the whole central region in underlaid with iron ore. Also found are coal and lead ore.
1880 County map of the states of Georgia and Alabama
Includes Savannah, Georgia and the City of Atlanta, the capitol of Georgia. Shows settlements, railroads, rivers, etc. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
D.O.T. County Road and Highway Maps of Alabama
To View the Map: Just click the Image to view the map online. In order to make the Image size as small as possible they were save on the lowest resolution.
Alabama Map Links
- Alabama Digital Map Library (usgwarchives.net)
- Old Historical Maps of Alabama (alabamamaps.ua.edu)
- Alabama Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers (ancestry.com)
- Alabama Civil War Maps
- Rucker Agee Map Collection (mcwetboy.net),
- U.S., Indexed County Land Ownership Maps, 1860-1918 (ancestry.com)
- Omni Gazetteer of the United States of America: National Edition (amazon.com)
- Tracing Your Alabama Past by Robert S. Davis (amazon.com)
- Alabama: Atlas of Historical County Boundaries (Atlas of Historical County Boundaries)
- Alabama Map Books
- Volume 1 of Historical Atlas of Alabama (amazon.com)
- Live Gulf Shores: Maps (al.com)
- Alabama Maps – The Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection (lib.utexas.edu)
- Lake Martin Maps (lakemartin.com) Interactive maps of Lake Martin, including Tallapoosa Creek, Kowaliga Bay, and Big Kowaliga Creek. Map links include aerial photos, marina locations, parks, and notable landmarks.
- Alabama State Maps Collection (geology.com)
- American Memory Map Collection: 1500-2004 (memory.loc.gov)
- Alabama Dept. of Transportation maps (dot.state.al.us)
- Alabama Genealogy: Maps (alabamagenealogy.org)
- Alabama Maps (cber.cba.ua.edu)
- AL County Maps (http://www.censusfinder.com/mapal.htm)
- The History of the Black Belt (southernspaces.org)
- Panoramic Maps, 1847-1929 (memory.loc.gov)
- A list of nineteenth century maps of the State of Alabama (amazon.com)