Harlan County, Kentucky Genealogy

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== Resources  ==

Revision as of 17:39, 29 December 2008

 United States  > Kentucky > Harlan County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1819--Harlan County was created 28 January 1819 from Floyd and Knox Counties.  County seat: Harlan [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1863--A disaster destroyed some records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

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).