Harrison County, Kentucky

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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1793'''--Harrison County&nbsp;was created 21&nbsp;December 1793&nbsp;from [[Bourbon_County,_Kentucky|Bourbon]] and [[Scott_County,_Kentucky|Scott]] Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Cynthiana <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1793'''--Harrison County&nbsp;was created 21&nbsp;December 1793&nbsp;from [[Bourbon County, Kentucky|Bourbon]] and [[Scott County, Kentucky|Scott]] Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Cynthiana <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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| Claysville
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| Antioch
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| Colemansville
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| Rutland
 
| Rutland
 
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| Belmont
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| Belmont  
| Colville
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| Lees Lick
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| Sunrise
 
| Sunrise
 
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| Berry
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| Connersville
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| Leesburg
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| Oddville
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| Venus
 
| Venus
 
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| Breckinridge
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| Breckinridge  
| Garnett
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| Garnett  
| Poindexter
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| Poindexter  
 
| White Oak (hist.)
 
| White Oak (hist.)
 
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| Broadwell
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| Hinton
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| Hinton  
| Renaker
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==== Neighboring Counties [[|]] ====
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*[[Bourbon_County,_Kentucky|Bourbon]]
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
*[[Bracken_County,_Kentucky|Bracken]]
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*[[Grant_County,_Kentucky|Grant]]
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*[[Bourbon County, Kentucky|Bourbon]]  
*[[Nicholas_County,_Kentucky|Nicholas]]  
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*[[Bracken County, Kentucky|Bracken]]  
*[[Pendleton_County,_Kentucky|Pendleton]]  
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*[[Grant County, Kentucky|Grant]]  
*[[Robertson_County,_Kentucky|Robertson]]
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*[[Nicholas County, Kentucky|Nicholas]]  
*[[Scott_County,_Kentucky|Scott]]
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*[[Pendleton County, Kentucky|Pendleton]]  
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*[[Robertson County, Kentucky|Robertson]]  
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*[[Scott County, Kentucky|Scott]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Biographies ====
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==== Biographies ====
  
 
[http://www.harrisoncountyky.us/biographies/ Biographies of Harrison County Kentucky]  
 
[http://www.harrisoncountyky.us/biographies/ Biographies of Harrison County Kentucky]  

Revision as of 20:48, 11 December 2009

 United States  > Kentucky > Harrison County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1793--Harrison County was created 21 December 1793 from Bourbon and Scott Counties.  County seat: Cynthiana [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1851--A disaster destroyed some records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Alberta Claysville Jones Shop (hist.) Robinson
Antioch Colemansville Lair Rutland
Belmont Colville Lees Lick Sunrise
Berry Connersville Leesburg Sylvandell
Boyd Cynthiana Oddville Venus
Breckinridge Garnett Poindexter White Oak (hist.)
Broadwell Hinton Renaker
Buena Vista Kelat











Neighboring Counties

Resources

Biographies

Biographies of Harrison County Kentucky

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).