Lookup Public Records in Clarke County, Alabama. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.
Clarke County, Alabama Overview
Clarke County is located in the U.S. state of Alabama. The county was formed in 1812 and named in honor of John Clarke, a general from Georgia. The county seat is Grove Hill. According to the U.S. Census Bureau of 2013, the county has a population of approximately 13,486 people. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,253 square miles, of which 1,238 square miles is land and 14 square miles is water. It is the third-largest county in Alabama by land area and the fourth-largest by total area. Clarke County borders the following counties: Marengo County to the north; Wilcox County to the northeast; Monroe County to the east; Baldwin County to the south; Washington; County to the southwest; and Choctaw County to the northwest. Clarke County has ten zip codes. The zip codes of Clarke County are 36727, 36524, 36436, 36446, 36540, 36451, 36545, 36751, 36784, and 36482. The most populated zip code is 36545.
Clarke County Circuit Court Clerk Information
The Circuit Clerk works as the chief administrative and fiscal officer for the court system at the District and Circuit Level. The position is elected and has a six-year term according to the Alabama Constitution. The primary responsibilities and duties of this office are filing, docketing, attending court, issuing of notices, records management and reporting to Administrative Office of Courts. The Circuit Clerk is also responsible for the listing of prospective jurors, subpoenas, writs, issue summons, and warrants. The Circuit Clerk also keeps records of civil, criminal and juvenile departments of the court. The Circuit Clerk also serves as an absentee election manager for the Clarke County. Courts of Jurisdiction are Divorce, Small Claims, Circuit Civil and Child Support, District Civil, Traffic, Circuit Criminal, District Criminal, Protection from Abuse.
The physical address of the Clarke County Circuit Court Clerk office is as below:
Clarke County Courthouse
P. O. Box 921
Grove Hill, Alabama 36451
Office Hours: Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 8 am to 5 pm.
Clarke County Circuit Court Clerk
Summer Scruggs (Circuit Court Clerk)
Clarke County Probate Court Information
The Probate Court is responsible for adoptions, legitimations to wills and estates, name changes, wills, conservatorship, guardianship, etc. The Probate Court is the Court of the People.
The physical address of the Clarke County Probate Court is:
P.O. Box 10
114 Court Street
Grove Hill, AL 36451
Clarke County Probate Court Judge
Judge Valerie Bradford Davis (Probate Court Judge)
Clarke County Revenue Commissioner Information
Services performed by this office include mapping, appraisal, and assessment, real estate tax collection, the filing of business personal property returns, and personal property tax collection.
The physical address of Clarke County Revenue Commissioner is as follows:
114 Court Street
P.O. Box 9
Grove Hill, AL
Clarke County Revenue Commissioner
Terry Norris (Revenue Commissioner)
|Clarke County Marriage License Office|
In order to obtain a marriage license in Clarke County, the applicants must apply together, in person, at the County Clerk’s office. Both parties must present their state-issued picture ID, military ID, or passport, and know their social security number
|State Law:||Marriage – Title 30, Chapter 1|
|All State Statutes:|| Information is online at the State Website|
|Office:||Clarke County Marriage License|
|Location:||114 Grove Hill Avenue, Grove Hill, Alabama, 36451|
Clarke County Probate Office
Address: 114 Court St, Grove Hill, AL 36451, United States