About Guin, Alabama
"Guin" is also the French name for Düdingen, Switzerland.Guin is a city in Marion County, Alabama, United States. At the 2000 census the population was 2,389. On July 13, 2010, the citizens of Guin voted to become the first city in Marion County, since Prohibition, to allow the sale of alcohol.On April 3, 1974, Guin was devastated by an F5 tornado during the Super Outbreak, the second-largest tornado outbreak on record. The death toll in Guin was 23.