Montgomery County, Alabama Online Historical Directories

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Links to directories at Ancestry are to the images themselves, which are browsable. Non-subscribers will not be able to view these. Non-subscribers can, however, use the search engine and see a listing of possible results (but no images or further details). To search by name, directory, year, or keyword, go to Ancestry's U.S. City Directories search engine. For more information on how to access subscription websites, read Number 5 on my FAQs page.

1800s

Hamner Hall School Directory, Hamner Hall Seminary, 1861 - Free (Hathi Digital Trust  Library)
 - a seminary for young ladies in Montgomery
 - includes students and faculty





Montgomery City Directory, Beale and Phelan, 1878 - Free (Hathi Digital Trust Library)

 - missing first 63 pages, which were probably mostly advertisements

Montgomery Business Directory, Maloney Directory Company, 1899 - $ (Ancestry)
 - appears to be the latter half of the city directory (the business directory portion); begins on page 555


1900s - 1910s
















 - Volume 1

Montgomery Rotary Club Directory, Crenshaw, 1916 - Free (Hathi Trust Digital Library)
 - Volume 1



1920s - 1930s

Montgomery City Directory, Polk, 1920 - $ (Ancestry)

Montgomery City Directory, Polk, 1920 - Free (FamilySearch Books)





Montgomery City Directory, Polk, 1939 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Dalraida and West Boylston


1940s

Montgomery City Directory, Polk, 1940 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Dalraida and West Boylston

Montgomery City Directory, Polk, 1941 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Dalraida and West Boylston

Montgomery City Directory, Polk, 1942 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Dalraida and West Boylston

Montgomery City Directory, Polk, 1945 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Boylston and Chisholm

Montgomery City Directory, Polk, 1946 - $ (Ancestry)

Montgomery City Directory, Polk, 1947-8 - $ (Ancestry)

Montgomery City Directory, Polk, 1949 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Boylston and Chisholm


1950s - 1960s

 - includes Boylston and Chisholm

 - includes Boylston and Chisholm

 - includes Boylston and Chisholm

 - includes Boylston and Chisholm

 - includes Boylston, Chisholm, and Dalraida

 - digitizing begins on page 142 in the middle of the cross street directory

 - includes Boylston, Chisholm, and Dalraida

 - includes Boylston, Chisholm, and Dalraida

 - includes Boylston, Chisholm, Dalaida, and Sheridan Heights

 - includes Boylston, Chisholm, Dalaida, and Sheridan Heights



Are the directories you're looking for not available online?
Check out WorldCat to find printed or microfilmed directories for LapineMontgomery, Pine Level, Ramer, and Montgomery County.
They may be available through inter-library loan, or the library that holds them may be able to do lookups and send you copies of pertinent pages.

The Library of Congress holds a number of Alabama business, cityreverse (crisscross and street address), telephone, and other directories.
Learn how to access these materials in person in Washington, D.C. through this link, or via a researcher here.




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