Jackson County, Kentucky Genealogy

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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 21:16, 29 December 2008

 United States  > Kentucky > Jackson County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1858--Jackson County was created 2 February 1858 from Madison, Estill, Owsley, Clay, Laurel and Rockcastle Counties.
County seat: McKee [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1827--A disaster destroyed most of the 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).