Bessemer Genealogy (in Jefferson County, AL)

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Birth Records Cemetery Records Census Records Church Records City Directories Death Records Histories and Genealogies Map Records Marriage Records Newspapers and Obituaries Probate Records School Records

Bessemer Birth Records

Alabama, Birth Records, 1908-present Alabama Department of Public Health

Bessemer Cemetery Records

Alabama Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974 (selections) Ancestry

Arnolds Chapel United Methodist Cemetery Find a Grave

Brighton Cemetery Billion Graves

Canaan Baptist Church Cemetery Find a Grave

Canaan Baptist Church Cemetery Billion Graves

Cedar Hill Cemetery Billion Graves

Cedar Hill Cemetery, Bessemer, Alabama WorldCat

Cemetery in Bessemer, Alabama 35020 : located across from 6220 Harper Dairy Loop, which is off of Pocahontas Road, which is off of Eastern Valley Road in Bessemer, Alabama Family History Library

Cemetery records of Jefferson and Walker Counties, Alabama Ancestry

Fairington Cemetery Find a Grave

George Cemetery Find a Grave

Highland Memorial Gardens Billion Graves

Hopewell Church of God Cemetery Find a Grave

Lincoln Memorial Cemetery Find a Grave

Memorial Mound Find a Grave

Parsons Cemetery Find a Grave

Percent Photographed Oakdale Cemetery Find a Grave

Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery Find a Grave

Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church Billion Graves

Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery Find a Grave

Pleasant Valley Baptist Church Find a Grave

Sadlers Cemetery Find a Grave

Sadlers Cemetery Billion Graves

Saint Paul African-American Find a Grave

Smith Cemetery Find a Grave

Smithson Cemetery Find a Grave

Smithson Cemetery Genealogy Trails

Bessemer Census Records

1820-1866 Alabama State Census Ancestry

1850 Alabama State Census Ancestry

1866 Alabama State Census MyHeritage

1866 Alabama State Census Ancestry

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 Ancestry

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 MyHeritage

United States Federal Census, 1790-1940 Family Search

Bessemer Church Records

Trinity Church records (included in Episcopal Diocese of Alabama Church Records) 1903-1925 Ancestry

Trinity Church records (included in Episcopal Diocese of Alabama Church Records) 1906-1909 Ancestry

Trinity Church records (included in Episcopal Diocese of Alabama Church Records) 1925-1957 Ancestry

Trinity Church records (included in Episcopal Diocese of Alabama Church Records) 1941-1963 Ancestry

Trinity Church records (included in Episcopal Diocese of Alabama Church Records) 1955 Ancestry

Trinity Church records (included in Episcopal Diocese of Alabama Church Records) 1958 Ancestry

Trinity Church records (included in Episcopal Diocese of Alabama Church Records) 1963 Ancestry

Bessemer City Directories

Bessemer City Directory 1913 MyHeritage

Bessemer City Directory 1916 MyHeritage

Bessemer City Directory 1920 MyHeritage

Bessemer City Directory 1924 MyHeritage

Bessemer City Directory 1926 MyHeritage

Bessemer City Directory 1932 MyHeritage

Bessemer City Directory 1938 MyHeritage

Bessemer City Directory 1940 MyHeritage

Bessemer City Directory 1946 MyHeritage

Bessemer City Directory 1948 MyHeritage

Bessemer City Directory 1955 MyHeritage

Bessemer City Directory 1957 MyHeritage

Bessemer City Directory 1959 MyHeritage

Bessemer City Directory 1960 MyHeritage

Bessemer, AL 1913-1914, 1916-1917, 1920-1921, 1924, 1926, 1932 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Bessemer, AL; 1938, 1940, 1946, 1948, 1951 - 1953, 1955, 1957, 1959 - 1960 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Bessemer, Alabama, City Directory, 1913 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bessemer, Alabama, City Directory, 1916 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bessemer, Alabama, City Directory, 1920 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bessemer, Alabama, City Directory, 1924 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bessemer, Alabama, City Directory, 1926 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bessemer, Alabama, City Directory, 1932 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bessemer, Alabama, City Directory, 1951 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bessemer, Alabama, City Directory, 1953 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bessemer, Alabama, City Directory, 1955 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bessemer, Alabama, City Directory, 1957 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bessemer, Alabama, City Directory, 1959 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bessemer, Alabama, City Directory, 1960 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Birmingham (Alabama) city directories Family History Library

Polk's Bessemer (Alabama) city directories Family History Library

White Pages, Bessemer, April 1934 thru June 1937 Library of Congress

White Pages, Bessemer, April 1952 thru July 1953 Library of Congress

White Pages, Bessemer, December 1937 thru December 1939 Library of Congress

White Pages, Bessemer, December 1940 thru June 1944 Library of Congress

White Pages, Bessemer, July 1977 Library of Congress

White Pages, Bessemer, June 1954 thru June 1961 Library of Congress

White Pages, Bessemer, June 1962 thru May 1963 Library of Congress

White Pages, Bessemer, June 1964 Library of Congress

White Pages, Bessemer, June 1968 Library of Congress

White Pages, Bessemer, June 1969 Library of Congress

White Pages, Bessemer, June 1970 Library of Congress

White Pages, Bessemer, June 1971 Library of Congress

White Pages, Bessemer, June 1972 Library of Congress

White Pages, Bessemer, June 1973 Library of Congress

White Pages, Bessemer, June 1974 Library of Congress

White Pages, Bessemer, June 1975 Library of Congress

White Pages, Bessemer, September 1948 thru December 1949 Library of Congress

White Pages, Bessemer, September 1950 thru April 1951 Library of Congress

White Pages, Bessemer, Winter/Spring 1927 thru March 1934 Library of Congress

White Pages/Yellow Pages, Bessemer, October 1945 thru November 1947 Library of Congress

Bessemer Death Records

1908-1959 Alabama Death Index Ancestry

1908-1974 Alabama Deaths MyHeritage

Alabama Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974 (selections) Ancestry

Alabama, Death Records, 1908-present Alabama Department of Public Health

Alabama, Marriages, Deaths, Wills, Court, and Other Records, 1784-1920 Ancestry

Burials by Browns of Bessemer, Alabama, 1952-1974 WorldCat

Burials by Browns of Bessemer, Alabama, 1952-1999 WorldCat

Deaths reported by early Bessemer, AL newspaper, 1887-1919 WorldCat

Bessemer Histories and Genealogies

Bessemer, yesterday and today, 1887-1888 Family History Library

Bessemer Map Records

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Bessemer, Jefferson County, Alabama, April 1888 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Bessemer, Jefferson County, Alabama, April 1895 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Bessemer, Jefferson County, Alabama, July 1899 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Bessemer, Jefferson County, Alabama, June 1890 Library of Congress

Bessemer Marriage Records

1805-1967 Alabama County Marriages (selections) Ancestry

1816-1957 Alabama Marriages (selections) MyHeritage

Alabama Marriage Index, 1800-1969 (includes Jefferson County 1808, 1815, 1818-1879, 1885, 1898, 1923, 1930, 1936-1969) Ancestry

Alabama Marriages, 1809-1920 (Selected Counties) Ancestry

Alabama, Marriage Indexes, 1814-1935 Ancestry

Alabama, Marriage Records, 1936-present Alabama Department of Public Health

Alabama, Marriages, Deaths, Wills, Court, and Other Records, 1784-1920 Ancestry

Marriage records, 1818-1928 ; index, 1818-1938 Family History Library

Bessemer Newspapers and Obituaries

Bessemer Weekly (Jefferson County, Alabama) : Special Illustrated Edition 18 May 1901 Family History Library

Daily Pig 1891-1892 Newspapers.com

Death and marriage notices from Jefferson County, Alabama newspapers 1854-1906 Family History Library

Deaths reported by early Bessemer, AL newspaper, 1887-1919 WorldCat

Herald-Journal 1888-1909 Newspapers.com

Offline Newspapers for Bessemer

According to the US Newspaper Directory, the following newspapers were printed, so there may be paper or microfilm copies available. For more information on how to locate offline newspapers, see our article on Locating Offline Newspapers.

Bessemer Advertiser. (Bessemer, Ala.) 1920-1930

Bessemer Advertiser. (Bessemer, Ala.) 1949-1990

Bessemer Journal. (Bessemer, Ala.) 1888-1897

Bessemer Journal. (Bessemer, Ala.) 1902-1909

Bessemer Weekly. (Bessemer, Ala.) 1889-1920

Bessemer Workman. (Bessemer, Ala.) 1899-1910s

Bessemer. (Bessemer, Ala.) 1887-1889

Bessemerite. (Bessemer, Ala.) 1896-1890s

Daily Bessemer. (Bessemer, Ala.) 1891-1890s

Daily Pig. (Bessemer, Ala.) 1891-1890s

Herald-Journal. (Bessemer, Ala.) 1897-1902

Rustler. (Bessemer, Ala.) 1900s-1908

Bessemer Probate Records

1753-1999 Alabama Wills and Probate Records Ancestry

Alabama, Marriages, Deaths, Wills, Court, and Other Records, 1784-1920 Ancestry

Bessemer School Records

Abrams High School yearbook, 1970 Classmates

Abrams High School yearbook, 1970 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Abrams High School yearbook, 1970 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Bessemer Academy - Reflections Yearbook (Bessemer, AL), 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1985, 1986, 1988 E Yearbook

Bessemer Academy yearbook, 1964, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Bessemer Academy yearbook, 1964, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1985, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 Classmates

Bessemer Academy yearbooks, 1964, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1985, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Bessemer Faith Academy yearbook, 1982 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Bessemer High School - Kallista Yearbook (Bessemer, AL), 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960 E Yearbook

Bessemer High School yearbook, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1941 (Jun), 1942, 1943, 1944, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1966, 1968, 1969, 1970 Classmates

Bessemer High School yearbook, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1941 (Jun), 1942, 1943, 1944, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1966, 1968, 1969, 1970 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Bessemer High School yearbooks, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1929, 1939, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1966, 1968, 1969, 1970 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Carver High School yearbook, 1967, 1974, 1978 Classmates

Carver High School yearbook, 1967, 1974, 1978 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Faith Academy yearbook, 1971, 1972, 1974 Classmates

Faith Academy yearbook, 1971, 1972, 1974 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Faith School yearbooks, 1971, 1972, 1974 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Gilmore Bell High School - Home of the Champions Yearbook (Bessemer, AL), 1988 E Yearbook

Gilmore/Bell Vocational Center High School yearbook, 1986, 1988, 990 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Gilmore/Bell Vocational Center High School yearbook, 1986, 1990 Classmates

Jess Lanier High School yearbooks, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1979, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1986 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Lanier High School - Largus Yearbook (Bessemer, AL), 1971, 1977, 1986 E Yearbook

Lanier High School yearbook, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1979 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Lanier High School yearbook, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1979, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1986, 1992 Classmates

Oak Grove High School - Tiger Yearbook (Bessemer, AL), 1961 E Yearbook

Oak Grove High School yearbook, 1961 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Oak Grove High School yearbook, 1961, 1989 Classmates


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