Johnson County, Kentucky Genealogy

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[http://courts.ky.gov/counties/Johnson/ Kentucky Court of Justice, Johnson County] has contact information for the Circuit Court Clerk. <br>[http://elect.ky.gov/countyclerks.htm Kentucky: State Board of Elections] has contact information on all Kentucky County Court Clerks. Scroll down the page to find desired county or use the index at top of page.
  
 
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== History  ==

Revision as of 00:07, 4 April 2010

 United States  > Kentucky > Johnson County

Contents

County Courthouse

Kentucky Court of Justice, Johnson County has contact information for the Circuit Court Clerk.
Kentucky: State Board of Elections has contact information on all Kentucky County Court Clerks. Scroll down the page to find desired county or use the index at top of page.

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).