Morgan County Alabama

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Morgan County Alabama

Morgan County Alabama Map

Morgan County Alabama Map

 

Morgan County Alabama, in the north-central part of the state, has a population of 119,490 and comprises approximately 575 square miles. The county seat is Decatur, Alabama.

The county was created by the legislature on February 6, 1818 from land acquired from the Cherokee Indians in the Treaty of Turkeytown, and was originally called Cotaco County.

 

Morgan County Alabama Cities:

Decatur,

Hartselle

Priceville

Trinity

Falkville

Somerville

Eva

Morgan County Alabama Communities:

Danville

Lacey’s Spring

Morgan City

Morgan County Alabama Native Americans:

Morgan County was created from land acquired from the Cherokee Indians in the Treaty of Turkeytown, and was originally called Cotaco County. On June 14, 1821 it was renamed in honor of American Revolutionary War General Daniel Morgan of Virginia.

 

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