Daviess County, Kentucky Genealogy

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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1815'''--Daviess County was&nbsp;created 14 January 1815&nbsp;from [[Ohio_County,_Kentucky|Ohio]] County. &nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Owensboro <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1815'''--Daviess County was&nbsp;created 14 January 1815&nbsp;from [[Ohio County, Kentucky|Ohio]] County. &nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Owensboro <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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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
'''1865--'''A disaster destroyed some records.
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'''1865--'''A disaster destroyed some records.  
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Hancock_County,_Kentucky|Hancock]]
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*[[Hancock County, Kentucky|Hancock]]  
*[[Henderson_County,_Kentucky|Henderson]]
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*[[Henderson County, Kentucky|Henderson]]  
*[[McLean_County,_Kentucky|McLean]]
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*[[McLean County, Kentucky|McLean]]  
*[[Ohio_County,_Kentucky|Ohio]]  
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*[[Ohio County, Kentucky|Ohio]]  
*[[Spencer_County,_Indiana|Spencer County, Indiana]]
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*[[Spencer County, Indiana|Spencer County, Indiana]]  
*[[Warrick_County,_Indiana|Warrick County, Indiana]]
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*[[Warrick County, Indiana|Warrick County, Indiana]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 20:53, 5 December 2009

 United States  > Kentucky > Daviess County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1815--Daviess County was created 14 January 1815 from Ohio County.  County seat: Owensboro [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1865--A disaster destroyed some records.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Birk city Handyville Oklahoma Sorgho
Boston Knottsville Owensboro Spice Knob
Browns Valley Lawrence Panther Stanley
Curdsville Livia Pettit Sutherland
Delaware Maceo Philpot Thruston
Dermont Masonville Pleasant Ridge Tuck
Ensor Maxwell Red Hill Utica
Gatewood Moseleyville Rome West Louisville
Grandview Newman Saint Joseph Whitesville
Griffith Oak Ridge Scythia Yelvington
Habit
















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).