Nicholas County, Kentucky Genealogy

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|1800 |2925
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|1810 |4898
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|1820 |7973
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|1830 |8834
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|1840 |8745
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|1850 |10361
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|1860 |11030
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|1870 |9129
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|1880 |11869
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|1890 |10764
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|1900 |11952
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|1910 |10601
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|1920 |9894
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|1930 |8571
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|1940 |8617
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|1950 |7532
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|1960 |6677
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|1970 |6508
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|1980 |7157
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|1990 |6725
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|2000 |6813
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*[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/kentucky/ USGenWeb Census Project] ~ Kentucky&nbsp; Census Transcriptions 1850 - 1930  
 
*[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/kentucky/ USGenWeb Census Project] ~ Kentucky&nbsp; Census Transcriptions 1850 - 1930  
 
*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_ke.htm The USGenWeb Census Images] ~ The USGenWeb Census Images Project  
 
*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_ke.htm The USGenWeb Census Images] ~ The USGenWeb Census Images Project  

Revision as of 22:43, 7 January 2011


Nicholas County, Kentucky
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Map of Kentucky highlighting Nicholas County
Location in the state of Kentucky
Map of the U.S. highlighting Kentucky
Location of Kentucky in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 18, 1799
County Seat Carlisle
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Contents

County Courthouse

Nicholas County Kentucky Courthouse.jpg

History

Parent County

1799--Nicholas County was created 18 December 1799 from Bourbon and Mason Counties.
County seat: Carlisle [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Barefoot Ellisville Milltown Sprout
Barterville Headquarters Moorefield Upper Blue Lick
Carlisle Hickory Ridge (hist.) Myers Weston
East Union Hooktown Pleasant Valley

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American Research

The following have information concerning African American research.  Both should be used:

Biographies

Cemeteries

Kentucky cemetery records often identify birth, death, relationship, and military information, as well as religious affiliation.

Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.  %±
1800 2,925
1810 4,898 67.5%
1820 7,973 62.8%
1830 8,834 10.8%
1840 8,745 −1.0%
1850 10,361 18.5%
1860 11,030 6.5%
1870 9,129 −17.2%
1880 11,869 30.0%
1890 10,764 −9.3%
1900 11,952 11.0%
1910 10,601 −11.3%
1920 9,894 −6.7%
1930 8,571 −13.4%
1940 8,617 0.5%
1950 7,532 −12.6%
1960 6,677 −11.4%
1970 6,508 −2.5%
1980 7,157 10.0%
1990 6,725 −6.0%
2000 6,813 1.3%
Source: "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Miscellaneous

Newspapers

Obituaries

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).