Harlan County, Kentucky Genealogy

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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1819'''--Harlan County was&nbsp;created 28 January 1819&nbsp;from [[Floyd_County,_Kentucky|Floyd]] and [[Knox_County,_Kentucky|Knox]] Counties. &nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Harlan <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1819'''--Harlan County was&nbsp;created 28 January 1819&nbsp;from [[Floyd County, Kentucky|Floyd]] and [[Knox County, Kentucky|Knox]] Counties. &nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Harlan <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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| Cumberland
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| Laden
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| Rosspoint
 
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| Darkmont
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| Layman
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| Rutherford
 
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| Dione
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| Divide
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| Longton
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| Dizney
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| Louellen
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| Smith
 
| Smith
 
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| Dressen
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| South Wallins
 
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| Elcomb
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| Lynch
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| Stanfill
 
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| Blair
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| Evarts
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| Martins Fork
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| Sunshine
 
| Sunshine
 
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| Bledsoe
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| Farmers Mill
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| Farmers Mill  
| Mary Alice
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| Mary Alice  
 
| Tacky Town
 
| Tacky Town
 
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| Bobs Creek
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| Fresh Meadows
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| Mary Helen
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| Teetersville
 
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| Molus
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| Three Point
 
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| Georgetown
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| Nolansburg
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| Tin Can Alley (hist.)
 
| Tin Can Alley (hist.)
 
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| Chevrolet
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| Tremont
 
| Tremont
 
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| Harlan Gas
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| Putney
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| Tway
 
| Tway
 
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| Highsplint
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| Twila
 
| Twila
 
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| Rex
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| Verda
 
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| Rhea
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| Wallins Creek
 
| Wallins Creek
 
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| Keith
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| Woods
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Bell_County,_Kentucky|Bell<br>]]
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*[[Bell County, Kentucky|Bell<br>]]
*[[Lee_County,_Virginia|Lee County, Virginia <br>]]
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*[[Lee County, Virginia|Lee County, Virginia <br>]]
*[[Leslie_County,_Kentucky|Leslie <br>]]
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*[[Leslie County, Kentucky|Leslie <br>]]
*[[Letcher_County,_Kentucky|Letcher<br>]]
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*[[Letcher County, Kentucky|Letcher<br>]]
*[[Perry_County,_Kentucky|Perry <br>]]
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*[[Perry County, Kentucky|Perry <br>]]
*[[Wise_County,_Virginia|Wise County, Virginia]]
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*[[Wise County, Virginia|Wise County, Virginia]]
  
 
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Revision as of 20:41, 11 December 2009

 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

Ages Coxton Kenvir Rileyville
Alva Cranks Kilday Rio Vista
Bailey Creek Crummies Kitts River Ridge
Bardo Cumberland Laden Rosspoint
Baxter Darkmont Layman Rutherford
Benham Dillon Lenarue Sampson
Benito Dione Liggett Sand Hill
Big Laurel Divide Longton Short Town
Black Bottom Dizney Louellen Smith
Black Mountain Dressen Loyall South Wallins
Blackjoe Elcomb Lynch Stanfill
Blair Evarts Martins Fork Sunshine
Bledsoe Farmers Mill Mary Alice Tacky Town
Bobs Creek Fresh Meadows Mary Helen Teetersville
Brookside Gano Molus Ten Spot
Cawood Gatun Mount Pleasant Three Point
Chad Georgetown Nolansburg Tin Can Alley (hist.)
Chevrolet Golden Ash Pathfork Totz
Closplint Harlan Pine Mountain Tremont
Clover Harlan Gas Putney Tway
Clover-Darby Highsplint Redbud Twila
Clovertown Hiram Rex Verda
Clutts Holmes Mill Rhea Wallins Creek
Coldiron Keith Ridgeway Woods
Colts Kentenia Yancey
































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).