McCreary County, Kentucky Genealogy

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[[Trigg County, Kentucky Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium) ]]{{stub}}&nbsp;''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Kentucky|Kentucky]]&nbsp;&gt; McCreary County'' <br>
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1912'''--McCreary County was created 12 March 1912&nbsp;from [[Whitley_County,_Kentucky|Whitley]], [[Pulaski_County,_Kentucky|Pulaski]] and [[Wayne_County,_Kentucky|Wayne]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Whitley City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1912'''--McCreary County was created 12 March 1912&nbsp;from [[Whitley County, Kentucky|Whitley]], [[Pulaski County, Kentucky|Pulaski]] and [[Wayne County, Kentucky|Wayne]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Whitley City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
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| Barthell
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| Barthell  
| Flat Rock
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| Flat Rock  
| Nevelsville
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| Nevelsville  
 
| Stearns
 
| Stearns
 
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| Bauer
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| Bauer  
| Funston
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| Funston  
| Oz
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| Oz  
 
| Strunk
 
| Strunk
 
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| Beulah Heights
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| Beulah Heights  
| Gilreath
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| Gilreath  
| Pine Knot
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| Pine Knot  
 
| White Oak Junction
 
| White Oak Junction
 
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| Big South Fork (hist.)
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| Big South Fork (hist.)  
| Greenwood
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| Greenwood  
| Revelo
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| Revelo  
 
| Whitley City
 
| Whitley City
 
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| Blue Heron
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| Blue Heron  
| Hickory Grove
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| Hickory Grove  
| Sawyer
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| Sawyer  
 
| Wiborg
 
| Wiborg
 
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| Camargo
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| Camargo  
| Hill Top
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| Hill Top  
| Silerville
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| Silerville  
 
| Worley
 
| Worley
 
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| Co-Operative
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| Co-Operative  
| Hollyhill
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| Hollyhill  
| Slavans
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| Slavans  
 
| Yamacraw
 
| Yamacraw
 
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| Creekmore
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| Creekmore  
| Honeybee
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| Honeybee  
| Smith Town
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| Smith Town  
 
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| Fidelity
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| Fidelity  
| Marshes Siding
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Campbell_County,_Tennessee|Campbell County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Campbell County, Tennessee|Campbell County, Tennessee]]  
*[[Laurel_County,_Kentucky|Laurel]]
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*[[Laurel County, Kentucky|Laurel]]  
*[[Pickett_County,_Tennessee|Pickett County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Pickett County, Tennessee|Pickett County, Tennessee]]  
*[[Pulaski_County,_Kentucky|Pulaski]]
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*[[Pulaski County, Kentucky|Pulaski]]  
*[[Scott_County,_Tennessee|Scott County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Scott County, Tennessee|Scott County, Tennessee]]  
*[[Wayne_County,_Kentucky|Wayne]]
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*[[Wayne County, Kentucky|Wayne]]  
*[[Whitley_County,_Kentucky|Whitley]]
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*[[Whitley County, Kentucky|Whitley]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=195534&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+McCreary&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=195534&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+McCreary&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KY/McCreary/ McCreary&nbsp;County, Kentucky Genealogy and Family History ](Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 19:46, 3 August 2010

Trigg County, Kentucky Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)  United States  > Kentucky > McCreary County

Contents

County Courthouse

McCreary County Courthouse, Whitley City, Ky. Courtesy: Collection: County Court Houses, Flickr by Jimmy Emerson. Used by permission.

History

Parent County

1912--McCreary County was created 12 March 1912 from Whitley, Pulaski and Wayne Counties.
County seat: Whitley City [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Barthell Flat Rock Nevelsville Stearns
Bauer Funston Oz Strunk
Beulah Heights Gilreath Pine Knot White Oak Junction
Big South Fork (hist.) Greenwood Revelo Whitley City
Blue Heron Hickory Grove Sawyer Wiborg
Camargo Hill Top Silerville Worley
Co-Operative Hollyhill Slavans Yamacraw
Creekmore Honeybee Smith Town
Fidelity Marshes Siding














Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).