Mason County, Kentucky

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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1788'''--Mason County was created 5 November 1788&nbsp;from [[Bourbon_County,_Kentucky|Bourbon]] County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Maysville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1788'''--Mason County was created 5 November 1788&nbsp;from [[Bourbon County, Kentucky|Bourbon]] County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Maysville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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| Bates
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| Bates  
| Manley (hist.)
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| Manley (hist.)  
| Old Washington
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| Old Washington  
 
| South Ripley
 
| South Ripley
 
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| Charlestown Bottom (hist.)
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| Charlestown Bottom (hist.)  
| Marshall
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| Orangeburg
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| Springdale
 
| Springdale
 
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| Country Club Heights
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| Country Club Heights  
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| Plumville
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| Taylors Mill
 
| Taylors Mill
 
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| Dexter (hist.)
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| Dexter (hist.)  
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| Dover
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| Minerva
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| Minerva  
| Sardis
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| Weedonia
 
| Weedonia
 
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| Fernleaf
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| Fernleaf  
| Moranburg
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| Moranburg  
| Shannon
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| Shannon  
 
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| Helena
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| Helena  
| Mount Gilead
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| Mount Gilead  
| Shawnee Hill
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| Lewisburg
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| Lewisburg  
| Murphysville
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| Murphysville  
| Somo
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Adams_County,_Ohio|Adams County, Ohio]]
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*[[Adams County, Ohio|Adams County, Ohio]]  
*[[Bracken_County,_Kentucky|Bracken]]
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*[[Bracken County, Kentucky|Bracken]]  
*[[Brown_County,_Ohio|Brown County, Ohio]]
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*[[Brown County, Ohio|Brown County, Ohio]]  
*[[Fleming_County,_Kentucky|Fleming]]
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*[[Fleming County, Kentucky|Fleming]]  
*[[Lewis_County,_Kentucky|Lewis]]
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*[[Lewis County, Kentucky|Lewis]]  
*[[Robertson_County,_Kentucky|Robertson]]
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*[[Robertson County, Kentucky|Robertson]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Mason_County,_Kentucky]]

Revision as of 20:08, 8 January 2010

 United States  > Kentucky > Mason County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1788--Mason County was created 5 November 1788 from Bourbon County.  County seat: Maysville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Bates Manley (hist.) Old Washington South Ripley
Charlestown Bottom (hist.) Marshall Orangeburg Springdale
Country Club Heights Mays Lick Plumville Taylors Mill
Dexter (hist.) Maysville Rectorville Washington
Dover Minerva Sardis Weedonia
Fernleaf Moranburg Shannon
Helena Mount Gilead Shawnee Hill
Lewisburg Murphysville Somo












Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).