Fort Family Harrall’s X Road Precinct 1880 – Dallas County, Ala

July 15, 2014 at 10:34 pm 3 comments

Harrall’s X Road Precinct – 1880 Census – Dallas County, Ala

Harrall’s X Road or Cross Road later became the town of Harrell. Harrell is located 10 miles west of Selma off Highwy 80 and Highway 45. In 1895, it had a post office but no railroad service.  For more information on the history of Harrell and it’s founding family, visit Harrell Archives: http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/HARRELL/2010-06/1276289653

In 1880, the population of Dallas County was recorded as: 48,433; population in 1890, 49,350.

White, 8,016; colored, 41,334. Land prices range from $3 to $25 an acre.

(http://genealogytrails.com/ala/dallas/history.html#RILEY)

 


Monk Fort
Laborer Harrles Cross Roads, Dallas, Alabama abt 1856 Alabama Self (Head)
Julia A. Fort(surname may be Wadkins) Laborer Harrles Cross Roads, Dallas, Alabama abt 1857 Alabama Wife
William Fort Monk,
Julia A.
Harrles Cross Roads, Dallas, Alabama abt 1877 Alabama Son
Elijah Fort (this may be Elliot Fort/Ford b. July 1879) Monk,
Julia A.
Harrles Cross Roads, Dallas, Alabama abt 1879 Alabama Son
Name: Monk Fort
Age: 24
Birth Year: abt 1856
Birthplace: Alabama
Home in 1880: Harrles Cross Roads, Dallas, Alabama
Race: Mulatto
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
Marital Status: Married
Spouse’s Name: Julia A. Fort (Both parents born in Georgia)
Father’s Birthplace: Alabama
Mother’s Birthplace: Virginia
Neighbors: See FORT Family Below
Occupation: Laborer

 

**** ALSO LISTED ON THE SAME PAGE… ****

Julia Fort  Keeping House Harrles Cross Roads, Dallas, Alabama abt 1824 Parents from Virginia Self (Head)
James Fort Laborer Harrles Cross Roads, Dallas, Alabama abt 1856 Alabama Son of Julia
Lizzie Fort At School Harrles Cross Roads, Dallas, Alabama abt 1861 Alabama Daughter of Julia
Homer Fort Lizzie Harrles Cross Roads, Dallas, Alabama abt 1879 Alabama Grandson

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1920 United States Federal Census – Julia Fort (Ford) Family Marriage Monk Fort and Julia Wadkins 1874, Dallas County Alabama

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