Grayson County, Kentucky Genealogy

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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1810'''--Grayson County was created 25 January 1810&nbsp;from [[Hardin_County,_Kentucky|Hardin]] and [[Ohio_County,_Kentucky|Ohio]] Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Leitchfield <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1810'''--Grayson County was created 25 January 1810&nbsp;from [[Hardin County, Kentucky|Hardin]] and [[Ohio County, Kentucky|Ohio]] Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Leitchfield <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
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'''1864, 1896--'''Disasters in destroyed some records.  
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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| Hickory Corner
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| Shrewsbury
 
| Shrewsbury
 
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| Big Clifty
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| Big Clifty  
| Higdon
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| Higdon  
| Millwood
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| Millwood  
 
| Skaggstown
 
| Skaggstown
 
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| Black Rock
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| Black Rock  
| Hilltop
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| Hilltop  
| Moutardier
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| Moutardier  
 
| Smithview
 
| Smithview
 
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| Broad Ford
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| Broad Ford  
| Hites Falls
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| Hites Falls  
| Pearman
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| Pearman  
 
| Snap
 
| Snap
 
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| Caneyville
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| Caneyville  
| Horntown
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| Horntown  
| Peonia
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| Peonia  
 
| South
 
| South
 
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| Clarkson
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| Huffman
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| Peth
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| Spike
 
| Spike
 
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| Concord
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| Concord  
| Iberia
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| Iberia  
| Pine Knob
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| Pine Knob  
 
| Spring Lick
 
| Spring Lick
 
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| Conoloway
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| Conoloway  
| Indian Valley
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| Indian Valley  
| Pine Springs
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| Pine Springs  
 
| Steff
 
| Steff
 
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| Do Stop
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| Do Stop  
| Johnson Crossroads
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| Johnson Crossroads  
| Ponderosa
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| Ponderosa  
 
| Tar Hill
 
| Tar Hill
 
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| Duff
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| Duff  
| Jugville
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| Jugville  
| Post
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| Post  
 
| Tousey
 
| Tousey
 
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| Dug Hill
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| Dug Hill  
| Lacon
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| Lacon  
| Ready
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| Ready  
 
| Wax
 
| Wax
 
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| Eveleigh
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| Eveleigh  
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| Rock Creek  
 
| West Clifty
 
| West Clifty
 
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| Falling Branch
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| Falling Branch  
| Lilac
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| Lilac  
| Royal
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| Royal  
 
| Wheelers Mill
 
| Wheelers Mill
 
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| Fentress McMahan
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| Fentress McMahan  
| Linwood
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| Linwood  
| Sadler
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| Sadler  
 
| Windyville
 
| Windyville
 
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| Fragrant
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| Fragrant  
| Linwood Park
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| Linwood Park  
| Saint Paul
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| Saint Paul  
 
| Yeaman
 
| Yeaman
 
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| Grayson Springs
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| Grayson Springs  
| Lone Oak
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| Lone Oak  
| Short Creek
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| Short Creek  
 
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| Hanging Rock
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| Hanging Rock  
| Meredith
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| Meredith  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Breckinridge_County,_Kentucky|Breckinridge]]
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*[[Breckinridge County, Kentucky|Breckinridge]]  
*[[Butler_County,_Kentucky|Butler]]
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*[[Butler County, Kentucky|Butler]]  
*[[Edmonson_County,_Kentucky|Edmonson]]
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*[[Edmonson County, Kentucky|Edmonson]]  
*[[Hardin_County,_Kentucky|Hardin]]  
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*[[Hardin County, Kentucky|Hardin]]  
*[[Hart_County,_Kentucky|Hart]]  
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*[[Hart County, Kentucky|Hart]]  
*[[Ohio_County,_Kentucky|Ohio]]
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*[[Ohio County, Kentucky|Ohio]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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Revision as of 22:12, 10 December 2009

 United States  > Kentucky > Grayson County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1810--Grayson County was created 25 January 1810 from Hardin and Ohio Counties.  County seat: Leitchfield [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1864, 1896--Disasters in destroyed some records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Anneta Hickory Corner Millerstown Shrewsbury
Big Clifty Higdon Millwood Skaggstown
Black Rock Hilltop Moutardier Smithview
Broad Ford Hites Falls Pearman Snap
Caneyville Horntown Peonia South
Clarkson Huffman Peth Spike
Concord Iberia Pine Knob Spring Lick
Conoloway Indian Valley Pine Springs Steff
Do Stop Johnson Crossroads Ponderosa Tar Hill
Duff Jugville Post Tousey
Dug Hill Lacon Ready Wax
Eveleigh Leitchfield Rock Creek West Clifty
Falling Branch Lilac Royal Wheelers Mill
Fentress McMahan Linwood Sadler Windyville
Fragrant Linwood Park Saint Paul Yeaman
Grayson Springs Lone Oak Short Creek
Hanging Rock Meredith






















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).