General Information

County Seat: Decatur (Courthouse fires occurred in 1926 and 1938)
Feb 8, 1818 from land acquired from the Cherokee Indians
Named for:
General Daniel Morgan of Virginia
Neighboring Counties:
Limestone, Madison, Marshall, Cullman, Winston, and Lawrence Counties

Morgan 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.

Assessor Records - Morgan County Property Taxes
Morgan County Property Appraisal
Morgan County Tax Maps

Court Records

Morgan County Records were lost in the 1926 & 1938 courthouse fires.

Morgan County Courthouse
302 Lee St., NE
Decatur, AL 35601
(256) 351-4600
Courthouse Directory

Morgan County Recording Office
302 Lee Street
Decatur, AL 35601
(256) 351-4680

Morgan County Clerk of Probate
P.O. Box 668
Decatur, AL 35602-0668
(256) 351-4600
Morgan County - Probate Office Search

Morgan County Circuit Court Clerk
302 Lee Street
Decatur, AL 35602
(256) 351-4600

Genealogy Records

Criminal Records

Morgan County Jail / Sheriff's Office
PO Box 668
119 Lee Street N.E.
Decatur, AL 35601
(256) 351-4800
Fax 256-351-4822
Morgan County Most Wanted
Unsolved Crimes in Morgan County
Morgan County Registered Sex Offenders

Decatur Police Department
402 Lee Street Southeast
Decatur, AL 35602
Decatur Most Wanted Fugitives
Decatur Missing Persons
Decatur Alerts & Advisories

Falkville Police Department
PO Box 407
Falkville, AL 35622

Hartselle Police Department
150 Chestnut Street Northwest
Hartselle, AL 35640

Priceville Police Department
242 Marco Drive
Priceville, AL 35603

Somerville Police Department
PO Box 155
Somerville, AL 35670

Trinity Police Department
35 Preston Drive
Trinity, AL 35673

Morgan County Demographics

Morgan 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