Graves County, Kentucky Genealogy

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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1823'''--Graves County was created in 1823 from [[Hickman_County,_Kentucky|Hickman]] County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Mayfield <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1823'''--Graves County was created in 1823 from [[Hickman County, Kentucky|Hickman]] County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Mayfield <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  ====
  
'''1864, 1896--'''Had disasterswhich destroyed some records.<br>
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'''1864, 1896--'''Had disasterswhich destroyed some records.<br>'''1897--'''Court house burned to the ground but material survived this also.  
'''1897--'''Court house burned to the ground but material survived this also.  
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
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| Vealsburg
 
| Vealsburg
 
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| Clear Springs
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| Clear Springs  
| Golo
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| Golo  
| Pottsville
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| Pottsville  
 
| West Viola
 
| West Viola
 
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| Cooksville
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| Cooksville  
| Hickory
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| Hickory  
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| Westplains
 
| Westplains
 
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| Cuba  
| Hicksville
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| Hicksville  
| Roper
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| Roper  
 
| Wheel
 
| Wheel
 
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| Dogwood
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| Dogwood  
| Holifield
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| Holifield  
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| Dublin
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| Dublin  
| Kaler
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| Kaler  
| South Highland
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| South Highland  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Ballard_County,_Kentucky|Ballard]]
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*[[Ballard County, Kentucky|Ballard]]  
*[[Calloway_County,_Kentucky|Calloway]]
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*[[Calloway County, Kentucky|Calloway]]  
*[[Carlisle_County,_Kentucky|Carlisle]]
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*[[Carlisle County, Kentucky|Carlisle]]  
*[[Henry_County,_Tennessee|Henry County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Henry County, Tennessee|Henry County, Tennessee]]  
*[[Hickman_County,_Kentucky|Hickman]]  
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*[[Hickman County, Kentucky|Hickman]]  
*[[Marshall_County,_Kentucky|Marshall]]
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*[[Marshall County, Kentucky|Marshall]]  
*[[McCracken_County,_Kentucky|McCracken]]  
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*[[McCracken County, Kentucky|McCracken]]  
*[[Weakley_County,_Tennessee|Weakley County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Weakley County, Tennessee|Weakley County, Tennessee]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Graves_County,_Kentucky]]
 
[[Category:Graves_County,_Kentucky]]

Revision as of 22:01, 10 December 2009

 United States  > Kentucky > Graves County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1823--Graves County was created in 1823 from Hickman County.  County seat: Mayfield [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1864, 1896--Had disasterswhich destroyed some records.
1897--Court house burned to the ground but material survived this also.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Baltimore Dublin Kansas Stubblefield
Bell City Fairbanks Lowes Symsonia
Boaz Fancy Farm Lynnville Tri City
Boydsville Farmington Mayfield Vealsburg
Browns Grove Feliciana Payne Viola
Camp Beauregard Folsomdale Pilot Oak Water Valley
Clear Springs Golo Pottsville West Viola
Cooksville Hickory Pryorsburg Westplains
Cuba Hicksville Roper Wheel
Dogwood Holifield Sedalia Wingo
Dublin Kaler South Highland
















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).