Lamar County

General Information

County Seat: Vernon
Feb 4, 1867 (originally named Jones County)
Named for:
Senator LQC Lamar of Mississippi
Neighboring Counties:
Marion, Fayette, and Pickens Counties, Alabama, Lowndes and Monroe Counties in Mississippi

Lamar County Revenue Commissioner
The Revenue Commissioner is responsible for the assessment of personal and real property and for the collection of taxes levied by the State of Alabama.

Lamar County Revenue Commissioner
Vernon, AL 35592
(205) 695-9139
Fax (205) 695-8522

Lamar County Property Maps -

Court Records

Lamar County Records were lost in the 1866 courthouse fires.

Lamar County Courthouse
P.O. Box 338
Vernon, AL 35592
(205) 695-9119

Lamar County Clerk of Probate
P.O. Box 338
Vernon, AL 35592-0338
(205) 695-9119

Lamar County Probate Office
Courthouse Square
South Pond Street
Vernon, AL 35592
(205) 695-9119

Lamar County Circuit Court Clerk
330 First St. NE.
Vernon, AL 35592
(205) 695-7193

Genealogy Records

Criminal Records

Lamar County Sheriffs Office
PO Box 770
Vernon, Alabama 35592
(205) 695-7470
Lamar County Registered Sex Offenders

Lamar County Jail
1118 County Road 9
Vernon, AL 35592
(205) 695-7103
Fax (205) 695-6431

Kennedy Police Department
PO Box 70
Kennedy, AL 35574

Millport Police Department
PO Box 365
Millport, AL 35576

Sulligent Police Department
PO Box 365
Sulligent, AL 35586

Vernon Police Department
PO Box 357
Vernon, AL 35592

Lamar County Demographics

Lamar County Profile - US Census Bureau

Source of county historical information:

 History of Alabama and Dictionary of Alabama Biography by Owen, Thomas McAdory Chicago:  S J Clarke Publishing Co, 1921