Carter County, Kentucky Genealogy

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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1838'''--Carter County was created 9 February 1838&nbsp;from [[Greenup_County,_Kentucky|Greenup]] and [[Lawrence_County,_Kentucky|Lawrence]] Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Grayson <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1838'''--Carter County was created 9 February 1838&nbsp;from [[Greenup County, Kentucky|Greenup]] and [[Lawrence County, Kentucky|Lawrence]] Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Grayson <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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| Access
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| Access  
| Fairview Hill
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| Fairview Hill  
| Johns Run
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| Johns Run  
 
| Rooney
 
| Rooney
 
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| Aden
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| Aden  
| Fitch
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| Fitch  
| Lawton
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| Lawton  
 
| Rose Hill
 
| Rose Hill
 
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| Beech Grove
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| Beech Grove  
| Fultz
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| Fultz  
| Leon
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| Leon  
 
| Smiths Creek
 
| Smiths Creek
 
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| Beetle
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| Beetle  
| Garvin Ridge
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| Garvin Ridge  
| Limestone
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| Limestone  
 
| Smoky Valley
 
| Smoky Valley
 
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| Boone Furnace
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| Boone Furnace  
| Gesling
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| Gesling  
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| Soldier
 
| Soldier
 
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| Brinegar
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| Brinegar  
| Globe
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| Globe  
| Mount Savage
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| Mount Savage  
 
| Sophi
 
| Sophi
 
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| Carter
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| Carter  
| Gollihue
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| Gollihue  
| Mountain Top
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| Mountain Top  
 
| Stinson
 
| Stinson
 
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| Charlotte Furnace
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| Charlotte Furnace  
| Grahn
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| Grahn  
| Music
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| Music  
 
| Straight Creek
 
| Straight Creek
 
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| Clark Hill
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| Clark Hill  
| Grayson
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| Grayson  
| North Branch
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| North Branch  
 
| The Crossroads (hist.)
 
| The Crossroads (hist.)
 
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| Cory
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| Cory  
| Gregoryville
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| Gregoryville  
| Offill's Mill (hist.)
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| Offill's Mill (hist.)  
 
| Upper Tygart
 
| Upper Tygart
 
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| Counts Crossroads
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| Counts Crossroads  
| Hayward
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| Hayward  
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| Wesleyville
 
| Wesleyville
 
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| Deevert
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| Deevert  
| Hitchins
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| Hitchins  
| Pactolus
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| Pactolus  
 
| Willard
 
| Willard
 
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| Iron Hill
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| Iron Hill  
| Poplar
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| Poplar  
 
| Williams Creek
 
| Williams Creek
 
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| Eby
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| Eby  
| Jacobs
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| Jacobs  
| Prater
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| Prater  
 
| Wolf
 
| Wolf
 
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| Enterprise
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| Enterprise  
| Jeriel
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| Jeriel  
| Reedville
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Boyd_County,_Kentucky|Boyd]]
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*[[Boyd County, Kentucky|Boyd]]  
*[[Elliott_County,_Kentucky|Elliott]]
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*[[Elliott County, Kentucky|Elliott]]  
*[[Greenup_County,_Kentucky|Greenup]]
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*[[Greenup County, Kentucky|Greenup]]  
*[[Lawrence_County,_Kentucky|Lawrence]]  
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*[[Lawrence County, Kentucky|Lawrence]]  
*[[Lewis_County,_Kentucky|Lewis]]
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*[[Lewis County, Kentucky|Lewis]]  
*[[Rowan_County,_Kentucky|Rowan]]
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*[[Rowan County, Kentucky|Rowan]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 21:51, 4 December 2009

 United States  > Kentucky > Carter County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1838--Carter County was created 9 February 1838 from Greenup and Lawrence Counties.  County seat: Grayson [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Access Fairview Hill Johns Run Rooney
Aden Fitch Lawton Rose Hill
Beech Grove Fultz Leon Smiths Creek
Beetle Garvin Ridge Limestone Smoky Valley
Boone Furnace Gesling McGlone Creek Soldier
Brinegar Globe Mount Savage Sophi
Carter Gollihue Mountain Top Stinson
Charlotte Furnace Grahn Music Straight Creek
Clark Hill Grayson North Branch The Crossroads (hist.)
Cory Gregoryville Offill's Mill (hist.) Upper Tygart
Counts Crossroads Hayward Olive Hill Wesleyville
Deevert Hitchins Pactolus Willard
Denton Iron Hill Poplar Williams Creek
Eby Jacobs Prater Wolf
Enterprise Jeriel Reedville






















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).