Jackson County, Kentucky Genealogy

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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1858'''--Jackson County was created 2 February 1858&nbsp;from [[Madison_County,_Kentucky|Madison]], [[Estill_County,_Kentucky|Estill]], [[Owsley_County,_Kentucky|Owsley]], [[Clay_County,_Kentucky|Clay]], [[Laurel_County,_Kentucky|Laurel]] and [[Rockcastle_County,_Kentucky|Rockcastle]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;McKee <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1858'''--Jackson County was created 2 February 1858&nbsp;from [[Madison County, Kentucky|Madison]], [[Estill County, Kentucky|Estill]], [[Owsley County, Kentucky|Owsley]], [[Clay County, Kentucky|Clay]], [[Laurel County, Kentucky|Laurel]] and [[Rockcastle County, Kentucky|Rockcastle]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;McKee <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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| Eberle
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| Loam
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| Privett
 
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| Annville
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| Eglon
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| Macedonia
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| Royrader
 
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| Atkinstown
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| Egypt
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| Maulden
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| Sand Springs
 
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| Blanton Flats
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| Elias
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| McKee
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| Sandgap
 
| Sandgap
 
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| Bond
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| Foxtown
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| Mildred
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| Sourwood
 
| Sourwood
 
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| Bradshaw
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| Gray Hawk
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| Moores Creek
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| Threelinks
 
| Threelinks
 
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| Brazil
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| Green Hill
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| Morrill
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| Tyner
 
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| Clover Botton
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| Herd
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| Mummie
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| Waneta
 
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| Cornelius
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| High Knob
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| New Zion
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| Welchburg
 
| Welchburg
 
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| Hisel
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| Olin
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| Wind Cave
 
| Wind Cave
 
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| Datha
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| Hurley
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| Peoples
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| Peoples  
 
| Zekes Point
 
| Zekes Point
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
 
*[[Clay County, Kentucky|Clay]]  
 
*[[Clay County, Kentucky|Clay]]  
*[[Estill_County,_Kentucky|Estill]]  
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*[[Estill County, Kentucky|Estill]]  
 
*[[Laurel County, Kentucky|Laurel]]  
 
*[[Laurel County, Kentucky|Laurel]]  
 
*[[Lee County, Kentucky|Lee]]  
 
*[[Lee County, Kentucky|Lee]]  
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Revision as of 20:24, 12 December 2009

 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

Alcorn Eberle Loam Privett
Annville Eglon Macedonia Royrader
Atkinstown Egypt Maulden Sand Springs
Blanton Flats Elias McKee Sandgap
Bond Foxtown Mildred Sourwood
Bradshaw Gray Hawk Moores Creek Threelinks
Brazil Green Hill Morrill Tyner
Clover Botton Herd Mummie Waneta
Cornelius High Knob New Zion Welchburg
Dabolt Hisel Olin Wind Cave
Datha Hurley Peoples Zekes Point
Drip Rock Kerby Knob
















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).