Historical Society

We are glad you stopped by for a visit to our web site. 


Our society was founded on May 21, 1978 to preserve the history of Washington County - Alabama's First County - and to encourage the preservation of historical places and artifacts within our county.

We hope that this web site will provide you with useful information and lead you to join the WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY!

Are You Ready For Our Area's 200th Birthday?!

Next Meeting 

Our July meeting will be held on Sunday 10 July, 2022. Please note that we usually meet on the third Sunday but this meeting will be the second Sunday in July.
The meeting will be at 2:00 p.m. at the home of Mrs. Lou Schell. The residence is a white house across the street from the Wash. Co. Public Library.
2022 Officers:

President:  Emory Mosley

1st. V. President:  Betty  Moorer

2nd. C. President: Randy O'Neal

Secretary: Fran Singer

Treasurer: Keith Beech

Newsletter Editor: Barbara Waddell

Website Editor: Peyton Deese


For more info please email: 

Remember to Pay Your 2022 Member Dues!!

Explore Your History With Resources From Your Local Library!

Click on the tree to the left to learn about Washington County Public Library's Historical and Genealogical Resources!

Washington County Museum Is a Great Place to Discover Exciting Artifacts from the Past! 

Click on the sign to the left to learn about Washington County's Museum! Located in the Washington County Court House.