Menifee County, Kentucky Genealogy

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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1869'''--Menifee County was created 10 March 1869&nbsp;from [[Bath_County,_Kentucky|Bath]], [[Morgan_County,_Kentucky|Morgan]], [[Powell_County,_Kentucky|Powell]], [[Montgomery_County,_Kentucky|Montgomery]] and [[Wolfe_County,_Kentucky|Wolfe]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Frenchburg <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1869'''--Menifee County was created 10 March 1869&nbsp;from [[Bath County, Kentucky|Bath]], [[Morgan County, Kentucky|Morgan]], [[Powell County, Kentucky|Powell]], [[Montgomery County, Kentucky|Montgomery]] and [[Wolfe County, Kentucky|Wolfe]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Frenchburg <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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| Artville
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| Artville  
| Denniston
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| Denniston  
| Laurel Grove
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| Laurel Grove  
 
| Rebelsville
 
| Rebelsville
 
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| Back
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| Back  
| Dog Trot
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| Dog Trot  
| Leatherwood
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| Leatherwood  
 
| Rothwell
 
| Rothwell
 
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| Ballard
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| Ballard  
| East Fork Slate
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| East Fork Slate  
| Mariba
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| Mariba  
 
| Salt Lick Creek
 
| Salt Lick Creek
 
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| Big Woods
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| Big Woods  
| Fagan
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| Fagan  
| McCausey Ridge
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| McCausey Ridge  
 
| Scranton
 
| Scranton
 
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| Blackwater
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| Blackwater  
| Flat Rock
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| Flat Rock  
| Means
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| Means  
 
| Stoll
 
| Stoll
 
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| Botts
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| Stonequarry
 
| Stonequarry
 
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| Coburn
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| Coburn  
| Hathaway Creek
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| Hathaway Creek  
| Peter Trace
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| Peter Trace  
 
| Sudith
 
| Sudith
 
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| Cold Creek Cave
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| Cold Creek Cave  
| Hawkins Branch
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| Hawkins Branch  
| Pine Grove
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| Pine Grove  
 
| Trimble Bend
 
| Trimble Bend
 
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| Cornwell
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| Cornwell  
| Hill Top
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| Hill Top  
| Pomeroyton
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| Pomeroyton  
 
| Wellington
 
| Wellington
 
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| Craft
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| Craft  
| Korea
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| Korea  
| Ratliff
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| Ratliff  
 
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| West Dennison
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Bath_County,_Kentucky|Bath]]
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*[[Bath County, Kentucky|Bath]]  
*[[Montgomery_County,_Kentucky|Montgomery]]
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*[[Montgomery County, Kentucky|Montgomery]]  
*[[Morgan_County,_Kentucky|Morgan]]
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*[[Morgan County, Kentucky|Morgan]]  
*[[Powell_County,_Kentucky|Powell]]
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*[[Powell County, Kentucky|Powell]]  
*[[Rowan_County,_Kentucky|Rowan]]
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*[[Rowan County, Kentucky|Rowan]]  
*[[Wolfe_County,_Kentucky|Wolfe]]
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*[[Wolfe County, Kentucky|Wolfe]]
  
 
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== Resources  ==
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Revision as of 21:15, 8 January 2010

 United States  > Kentucky > Menifee County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1869--Menifee County was created 10 March 1869 from Bath, Morgan, Powell, Montgomery and Wolfe Counties.
County seat: Frenchburg [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1911--A disaster destroyed some records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Artville Denniston Laurel Grove Rebelsville
Back Dog Trot Leatherwood Rothwell
Ballard East Fork Slate Mariba Salt Lick Creek
Big Woods Fagan McCausey Ridge Scranton
Blackwater Flat Rock Means Stoll
Botts Frenchburg Myers Fork Stonequarry
Coburn Hathaway Creek Peter Trace Sudith
Cold Creek Cave Hawkins Branch Pine Grove Trimble Bend
Cornwell Hill Top Pomeroyton Wellington
Craft Korea Ratliff West Dennison
Dan
















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).