Metcalfe County, Kentucky

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====  Parent County  ====
 
====  Parent County  ====
  
'''1860'''--Metcalfe County was created 1 February 1860&nbsp;from&nbsp;[[Adair County, Kentucky|Adair]], [[Barren County, Kentucky|Barren]], [[Cumberland County, Kentucky|Cumberland]], [[Green County, Kentucky|Green<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1231368311843_195"></span>]] and [[Monroe County, Kentucky|Monroe]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Edmondton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1860'''--Metcalfe County was created 1 February 1860&nbsp;from&nbsp;[[Adair County, Kentucky|Adair]], [[Barren County, Kentucky|Barren]], [[Cumberland County, Kentucky|Cumberland]], [[Green County, Kentucky|Green<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1231368311843_195" />]] and [[Monroe County, Kentucky|Monroe]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Edmondton <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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| Echo
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| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=195549&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+Metcalfe%2C+Edmonton&columns=*,0,0 Edmonton]
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Adair_County,_Kentucky|Adair]]
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*[[Adair County, Kentucky|Adair]]  
*[[Barren_County,_Kentucky|Barren]]
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*[[Barren County, Kentucky|Barren]]  
*[[Cumberland_County,_Kentucky|Cumberland]]
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*[[Cumberland County, Kentucky|Cumberland]]  
*[[Green_County,_Kentucky|Green]]
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*[[Green County, Kentucky|Green]]  
*[[Hart_County,_Kentucky|Hart]]
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*[[Hart County, Kentucky|Hart]]  
*[[Monroe_County,_Kentucky|Monroe]]
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*[[Monroe County, Kentucky|Monroe]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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Revision as of 20:31, 14 January 2010

 United States  > Kentucky > Metcalfe County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

 Parent County

1860--Metcalfe County was created 1 February 1860 from Adair, Barren, Cumberland, Green and Monroe Counties.
County seat: Edmondton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1867--A disaster destroyed most records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Beaumont Cork Goodluck Savoyard
Beechville Curtis Knob Lick Shady Grove
Cedar Flats Echo New Liberty Summer Shade
Center Edmonton Node Willow Shade
Clarks Corner Gascon Randolph Wisdom
Cofer









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).