Johnson County, Kentucky

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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1843'''--Johnson County was created 24 February 1842&nbsp;from [[Floyd_County,_Kentucky|Floyd]], [[Lawrence_County,_Kentucky|Lawrence]] and [[Morgan_County,_Kentucky|Morgan]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Paintsville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1843'''--Johnson County was created 24 February 1842&nbsp;from [[Floyd County, Kentucky|Floyd]], [[Lawrence County, Kentucky|Lawrence]] and [[Morgan County, Kentucky|Morgan]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Paintsville <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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| Flat Gap
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| Nippa
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| Thealka
 
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| Barnetts Creek
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| Fuget
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| Offutt
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| Thelma
 
| Thelma
 
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| Chandlerville
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| Hagerhill
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| Oil Springs
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| Oil Springs  
 
| Tutor Key
 
| Tutor Key
 
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| Chestnut
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| Chestnut  
| Hargis
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| Hargis  
| Paintsville
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| Paintsville  
 
| Van Lear
 
| Van Lear
 
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| Collista
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| Keaton
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| Redbush
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| Volga
 
| Volga
 
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| Dawkins
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| Kerz
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| Riceville
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| West Van Lear
 
| West Van Lear
 
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| Denver
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| Leander
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| Sip
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| Whitehouse
 
| Whitehouse
 
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| Dobson
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| Manila
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| Sitka
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| Williamsport
 
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| Meally
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| Staffordsville
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| Winifred
 
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| Nero
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Floyd_County,_Kentucky|Floyd]]
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*[[Floyd County, Kentucky|Floyd]]  
*[[Lawrence_County,_Kentucky|Lawrence]]
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*[[Lawrence County, Kentucky|Lawrence]]  
*[[Magoffin_County,_Kentucky|Magoffin]]
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*[[Magoffin County, Kentucky|Magoffin]]  
*[[Martin_County,_Kentucky|Martin]]
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*[[Martin County, Kentucky|Martin]]  
*[[Morgan_County,_Kentucky|Morgan]]
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*[[Morgan County, Kentucky|Morgan]]
  
 
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Revision as of 23:15, 12 December 2009

 United States  > Kentucky > Johnson County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1843--Johnson County was created 24 February 1842 from Floyd, Lawrence and Morgan Counties.
County seat: Paintsville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Asa Flat Gap Nippa Thealka
Barnetts Creek Fuget Offutt Thelma
Chandlerville Hagerhill Oil Springs Tutor Key
Chestnut Hargis Paintsville Van Lear
Collista Keaton Redbush Volga
Dawkins Kerz Riceville West Van Lear
Denver Leander Sip Whitehouse
Dobson Manila Sitka Williamsport
East Point Meally Staffordsville Winifred
Elna Nero Swamp Branch Wittensville
















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).