Jessamine County, Kentucky

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
=== Jessamine County Courthouse, Main Street, Nicholasville, Kentucky 40356 ===
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=== Jessamine County Courthouse, Main Street, Nicholasville, Kentucky 40356 ===
  
====        County Clerk's Office, Jessamine County Courthouse, Main Street, 859-885-4161 or 9464. ====
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====        County Clerk's Office, Jessamine County Courthouse, Main Street, 859-885-4161 or 9464. ====
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1798'''--Jessamine County was created 19 December 1798&nbsp;from [[Fayette_County,_Kentucky|Fayette]] County. &nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Nicholasville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1798'''--Jessamine County was created 19 December 1798&nbsp;from [[Fayette County, Kentucky|Fayette]] County. &nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Nicholasville <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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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Jessamine County Public Library, 600 So. Main Street, Nicholasville, KY 40356, 859-885-3523. ====
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Fayette_County,_Kentucky|Fayette]]
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*[[Fayette County, Kentucky|Fayette]]  
*[[Garrard_County,_Kentucky|Garrard]]
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*[[Garrard County, Kentucky|Garrard]]  
*[[Madison_County,_Kentucky|Madison]]
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*[[Madison County, Kentucky|Madison]]  
*[[Mercer_County,_Kentucky|Mercer]]
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*[[Mercer County, Kentucky|Mercer]]  
*[[Woodford_County,_Kentucky|Woodford]]
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*[[Woodford County, Kentucky|Woodford]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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== '''NICHOLASVILLE, KENTUCKY:'''  ==
 
== '''NICHOLASVILLE, KENTUCKY:'''  ==
  
=== '''Maple Grove Cemetery:''' ===
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=== '''Maple Grove Cemetery:''' ===
 
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Located&nbsp;just east of Main Street in the center of town.
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=== '''Camp Nelson National Cemetery, 69880 Danville Pike, 859-885-5727:''' ===
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Located&nbsp;just east of Main Street in the center of town.
  
Located 5 miles south of Nicholasville, on State Highway 27.
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=== '''Camp Nelson National Cemetery, 69880 Danville Pike, 859-885-5727:'''  ===
  
=== Locust Grove Cemetery: ===
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Located 5 miles south of Nicholasville, on State Highway 27.
  
Located&nbsp;on North 3rd Street, Nicholasville, Kentucky.
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=== Locust Grove Cemetery:  ===
  
=== Ebenezer Church Cemetery: ===
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Located&nbsp;on North 3rd Street, Nicholasville, Kentucky.
  
Located in the church yard of Ebenezer&nbsp;Church.
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=== Ebenezer Church Cemetery:  ===
  
=== Keene Cemetery: ===
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Located in the church yard of Ebenezer&nbsp;Church.
  
Located about 5 miles west of Nicholasville, KY, out State Rt. 169, Keene Road,&nbsp;in Keene, Kentucky.
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=== Keene Cemetery:  ===
  
=== '''Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery, 103 Cushionberry Lane, 859-885-6748:''' ===
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Located about 5 miles west of Nicholasville, KY, out State Rt. 169, Keene Road,&nbsp;in Keene, Kentucky.
  
Located in the church yard of Macedonia Baptist Church about 5 miles west of Nicholasville, KY out State Rt. 169,&nbsp;Keene Road, in Keene, Kentucky.
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=== '''Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery, 103 Cushionberry Lane, 859-885-6748:'''  ===
  
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Located in the church yard of Macedonia Baptist Church about 5 miles west of Nicholasville, KY out State Rt. 169,&nbsp;Keene Road, in Keene, Kentucky.
  
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== '''FAMILY CEMETERY RECORDS:'''  ==
 
== '''FAMILY CEMETERY RECORDS:'''  ==

Revision as of 21:35, 15 October 2009

 United States  > Kentucky > Jessamine County

Contents

County Courthouse

Jessamine County Courthouse, Main Street, Nicholasville, Kentucky 40356

       County Clerk's Office, Jessamine County Courthouse, Main Street, 859-885-4161 or 9464.

History

Parent County

1798--Jessamine County was created 19 December 1798 from Fayette County.  County seat: Nicholasville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Jessamine County Public Library, 600 So. Main Street, Nicholasville, KY 40356, 859-885-3523.

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

NICHOLASVILLE, KENTUCKY:

Maple Grove Cemetery:

Located just east of Main Street in the center of town.

Camp Nelson National Cemetery, 69880 Danville Pike, 859-885-5727:

Located 5 miles south of Nicholasville, on State Highway 27.

Locust Grove Cemetery:

Located on North 3rd Street, Nicholasville, Kentucky.

Ebenezer Church Cemetery:

Located in the church yard of Ebenezer Church.

Keene Cemetery:

Located about 5 miles west of Nicholasville, KY, out State Rt. 169, Keene Road, in Keene, Kentucky.

Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery, 103 Cushionberry Lane, 859-885-6748:

Located in the church yard of Macedonia Baptist Church about 5 miles west of Nicholasville, KY out State Rt. 169, Keene Road, in Keene, Kentucky.


FAMILY CEMETERY RECORDS:

Lowen Family Cemetery 

Located on north side of Union Mill Road,1 mile east of Main Street, Nicholasville, Kentucky:

Infant daughter of J H & L Lowen; Born & Died 2 June 1855

Susannah Mildred Hart, wife of Thomas M. Hart; Age 39; Died 9 Mar 1840

Francis Lowen; Born 5 May 1851; Died 2 Oct 1860

James William Lowen; Born 14 Aug 1791; Died 7 Dec 1849

Sally W. Lowen; Born 13 Dec 1859; Died 29 Sept 1860

Morton L. Lowen; Born 5 May 1842; Died 19 Nov 1860

James P. Robinson, age 24 years & 15 days; Born 30 July 1817; Died 14 Aug 1841

James Robinson, age 62 years & 9 mos.; Born 5 Jan 1783; Died 19 Oct 1845

Martha Parrish, wife of James Robinson, age 45 years, 5 mos., 25 days; Born 4 Feb 1784; Died 29 July 1829

Emily I. Robinson, age 16 years, 3 mos., 19 days; Born 13 Mar 1823; Died 4 July 1839

Mary E. Lowen; Born 27 Aug 1856; Died 30 Sept 1860

One footmarker with the initials O.W.H.

Mitchell Family Cemetery

Located on north side of Union Mill Road, 5 miles east of Main Street, Nicholasville:

Millie D., wife of J. W. Bronaugh, dau of G.S. & M.L. Mitchell; Born 10 Feb 1848; Died 4 Aug 1879  

Mahala, wife of Samuel Johnson; Born 20 Jan 1812; Died 2 Dec 1882

George S. Mitchell: Born 23 May 1813; Died 28 Apr 1893

Maria Louisa, wife of G. S. Mitchell; Born 26 Feb 1817; Died 2 Jan 1870

John B., son of G. S. & M. L. Mitchell; Born 3 May 1849; Died 3 Aug 1852 

Sue A. Mitchell, "Asleep in Jesus"; Born 25 May 1846; Died 6 Aug 1867

Infant son of A. R. & N. H. Mitchell; Born 18 Oct 1896; Died 19 Oct 1896

George Mitchell, age 22; Died 1907

Craven Family Cemetery

Located on south side of Union Mill Road, 5 miles east of Main Street, Nicholasville:

Martha Ann Craven; Born 23 Aug 1815; Died 8 Aug 1934

Mary J. Craven, age 16 years, 10 mos.; Born 21 Nov 1809; Died 19 July 1826

Martha E. Craven, age 6 years, 3 mos, 23 days; Born 20 Oct 1821; Died 16 Feb 1828

Martha Craven, age 70; Died 11 Sept 1848

David Craven, age 58; Died 20 Dec 1839

Mrs. Eliza Curry, age 21 years, 7 mos, 12 days, married 19 June 1833; Born 1 Dec 1812; Died 12 Nov 1834

Knight Family Cemetery

Located south side of Keene Road, 5 miles west of Main Street, Nicholasville:

Elizabeth F, daughter of G. & N. Knight; Born 30 May 1842; Died 5 July 1843

James Knight; Born 9 Mar 1750; Died 24 Oct 1831

Elizabeth, wife of James Knight; Born 26 Jan 1761: Died 22 Oct 1854

Alexander C. Knight; Born 28 Apr 1844; Died 2 July 1867

John P, son of G. & N. Knight; Born 2 June 1833; Died 4 Sept 1857

Nancy G., wife of Grant Knight; Born 20 Jan 1813; Died 15 Oct 1857

Grant Knight; born 17 Jan 1809; died 15 Nov 1866

Walter Y., son of G. & N. Knight; born 9 Apr 1853; died 31 July 1856

Robinson Family Cemetery

Located on Bethany Pike, 3 miles east of Main Street, Nicholasville:

Margaret M, wife of William F. Berry, born 21 Nov 1829; died 3 Sept 1851

___________ Burch; born 13 Dec 1833; died 6 Sept 1834

Mary E., wife of James C. Davis; born 8 Apr 1829; died 6 Dec 1857

Mollie B., daughter of J. C. & E A. Davis, age 2 wks & 4 days; born 18 June 1867; died 5 July 1867

Permelia Mitchell; born 28 Apr 1805; died 12 Sept 1835

Johnson Mitchell; born 22 Sept 1801; died 5 Mar 1848

Benjamin Mitchell; born 6 Dec 1799; died 17 Dec 1848

Fanny G, wife of John Robinson; born 4 Sept 1784; died 15 Sept 1859

James M. Robinson; born 30 Mar 1810; died 22 Oct 1861

John Robinson; born 8 May 1779; died 11 Sept 1862

Benjamin Robinson; born 17 Dec 1752; died ______ 1835

Mildred, wife of Benjamin Robinson; _________________

Melinda B, wife of S. P Waller; born 3 Nov 1817; died 2 Feb 1851

Toddhunter Family Cemetery

Located on the north side of Keene Road, 2 miles west of Main Street, Nicholasville, KY:

Jacob Toddhunter, age 89; died 23 Mar 1909

Mary Toddhunter, born Loudoun Co., Virginia, age 84; died 10 Oct 1870

______ Toddhunter, age 77; died 19 Nov 1854

Perry Family Cemetery

Located on south side of Bethany Pike, 3 miles east of Main Street, Nicholasville, KY

J. G. Perry; born 1851; died 1877

J. M. Perry; born 1888; died 1899

O. H. Perry; born 1860; died 1896

Morton Perry; born 1826; died 1899

Ellen G. Perry; born 1831; died 27 July 1908

Jane A. Perry; born 1824; died 1892

John Perry; born 1782; died 1869

Sarah Lowen Perry; born 1787; died 1873

Lewis Perry _________________________

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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).