Place:Cahaba, Dallas, Alabama, United States

Alt namesCahawbasource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS1003465
Catawbasource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS1003465
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates32.317°N 87.1°W
Located inDallas, Alabama, United States
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog

the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia

Cahaba, also spelled Cahawba, was the first permanent state capital of Alabama from 1820 to 1825. It is now a ghost town and state historic site. The site is located in Dallas County, southwest of Selma.

Research Tips

This place is part of the Ghost Town USA's Guide to the Ghost Towns of Alabama, hosted on RootsWeb.

This page uses content from the English Wikipedia. The original content was at Cahaba, Alabama. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with WeRelate, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

The Cahaba's Murky Past "River of Riches" Cahaba Prison