Lee County GenWeb Contacts


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 ALGen Web Contacts

ALGenWeb State Coordinator: Richard White

ALGenWeb Asst. State Coord: Leigh Compton

ALGenWeb Asst. State Coordinator: Margie Daniels

ALGenWeb State Archivist: Carolyn Golowka 

 Lee County CC: Cheryl Whitlock 

Lee County Records Contacts

Records Vault
Lee County Courthouse
215 South 9th Street
Opelika, AL  36801
(334) 737-3670

Records on site:

Property Deeds, Wills, Marriages

HOURS: 8:30 - 4:30 CT Monday-Friday

NOTE: Older records are in the basement which is accessible by stairs. The indexes are located in the main, upper part of the vault. Copies are $1.00 each. Table space is limited due to real estate title abstract professionals. Detailed help might not be available from the clerks due to the very large amount of deeds and legal recordings being processed.


Revenue Commissioner
Lee County Courthouse
215 S 9th Street
Opelika, AL  36801
(334) 737-3655

Records on site:

Real Estate Assessment Records

HOURS: 8:30 - 4:30 CT Monday-Friday

NOTE: Property records are now stored in an off-site warehouse and not easily accessible by office staff. New storage facility is being prepared at the courthouse which will make access easier.


Circuit Clerk
T.K. Davis Justice Center
2311 Gateway Drive (US Hwy 280)
Opelika, AL  36801
(334) 737- 3526

Records on site:


NOTE: Due to budget cuts from State of Alabama, Circuit Clerk's office is occasionally operating with reduced hours of operation and staff. Please call beforehand to verify office is open before driving long distances.

Libraries in Lee County

Auburn University Libraries
231 Mell Street
Auburn University, AL  36849
(334) 844-1738

Genealogy Special Collections and Archives
(334) 844-1700



Auburn Public Library
749 E. Thach Ave.
Auburn, AL 36830
(334) 501-3190



Opelika Public Library
200 6th Street
Opelika, AL 36801
(334) 705-5380



Horseshoe Bend Regional Library

Alabama Virtual Library

Lee County Newspapers

Opelika-Auburn News
2505 Pepperell Pkwy
Opelika, AL  36801
(334) 749-6271



Auburn Bulletin
117 North College Street, Auburn, AL 36830

(334) 821-7150

Davis Newspapers
126 Tichenor Avenue, Auburn, AL 36830

(334) 821-0006


Alabama Genealogical Society, Inc.
Samford University Library
AGS Depository and Headquarters
800 Lakeshore Drive
P.O. Box 2296
Birmingham, AL 35229-0001



Lee County Historical Society
Po Box 206
Loachapoka, AL 36865
Trails in History
Auburn Heritage Association
P.O. Box 2248
Auburn, AL 36830


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