Perry County, Kentucky Genealogy

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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1820'''--Perry County was created 2 November 1820&nbsp;from [[Clay County, Kentucky|Clay]]&nbsp;and&nbsp;[[Floyd County, Kentucky|Floyd ]]Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Hazard <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1820'''--Perry County was created 2 November 1820&nbsp;from [[Clay County, Kentucky|Clay]]&nbsp;and&nbsp;[[Floyd County, Kentucky|Floyd ]]Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Hazard <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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| Acup
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| Acup  
| Cornettsville
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| Cornettsville  
| Hardburly
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| Hardburly  
 
| Red Hill
 
| Red Hill
 
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| Airport Gardens
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| Airport Gardens  
| Curly Fork
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| Curly Fork  
| Harveyton
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| Rock Fork
 
| Rock Fork
 
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| Allais
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| Allais  
| Daisy
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| Daisy  
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| Saul
 
| Saul
 
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| Allock
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| Allock  
| Darfork
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| Darfork  
| Hilton
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| Hilton  
 
| Scuddy
 
| Scuddy
 
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| Ary
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| Ary  
| Defiance
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| Defiance  
| Hiner
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| Hiner  
 
| Sixteen
 
| Sixteen
 
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| Avawam
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| Avawam  
| Delphia
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| Delphia  
| Hurricane
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| Hurricane  
 
| Slemp
 
| Slemp
 
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| Beech Fork
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| Beech Fork  
| Diablock
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| Diablock  
| Jeff
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| Jeff  
 
| Stacy
 
| Stacy
 
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| Beehive
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| Beehive  
| Dice
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| Dice  
| Johnson
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| Johnson  
 
| Tilford
 
| Tilford
 
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| Big Branch (hist.)
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| Big Branch (hist.)  
| Doorway
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| Doorway  
| Jones
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| Jones  
 
| Tribbey
 
| Tribbey
 
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| Big Hill
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| Big Hill  
| Dow
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| Dow  
| Kodak
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| Kodak  
 
| Typo
 
| Typo
 
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| Blue Diamond
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| Blue Diamond  
| Dunraven
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| Dunraven  
| Krypton
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| Krypton  
 
| Upper Pidgeonroost (hist.)
 
| Upper Pidgeonroost (hist.)
 
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| Bonnyman
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| Bonnyman  
| Dwarf
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| Dwarf  
| Lamont
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| Lamont  
 
| Upper Squabble
 
| Upper Squabble
 
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| Bowlington (hist.)
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| Bowlington (hist.)  
| Engle
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| Engle  
| Lead Branch
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| Lead Branch  
 
| Vicco
 
| Vicco
 
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| Browns Fork
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| Browns Fork  
| Eversole
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| Eversole  
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| Viper
 
| Viper
 
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| Buckhorn
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| Buckhorn  
| Farler
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| Farler  
| Little Beech (hist.)
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| Little Beech (hist.)  
 
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| Bulan
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| Bulan  
| Fourseam
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| Fourseam  
| Lothair
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| Lothair  
 
| Wentz
 
| Wentz
 
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| Busy
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| Busy  
| Fuson
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| Fuson  
| Manuel
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| Manuel  
 
| Whitaker
 
| Whitaker
 
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| Butterfly
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| Butterfly  
| Fusonia
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| Fusonia  
| Middle Fork
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| Middle Fork  
 
| Whitsett (hist.)
 
| Whitsett (hist.)
 
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| Campbell
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| Campbell  
| Gays Creek
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| Gays Creek  
| Middle Squabble
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| Middle Squabble  
 
| Woodland Park
 
| Woodland Park
 
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| Chavies
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| Chavies  
| Glomawr
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| Glomawr  
| Miller
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| Miller  
 
| Yerkes
 
| Yerkes
 
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| Christopher
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| Christopher  
| Grigsby
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| Grigsby  
| Mudlick
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| Mudlick  
 
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|  
 
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| Clemons
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| Clemons  
| Happy
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| Happy  
| Napfor
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| Napfor  
 
|  
 
|  
 
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| Combs
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| Combs  
| Happy Valley (hist.)
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| Happy Valley (hist.)  
| Olivers
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| Olivers  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Breathitt_County,_Kentucky|Breathitt]]
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*[[Breathitt County, Kentucky|Breathitt]]  
*[[Clay_County,_Kentucky|Clay]]
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*[[Clay County, Kentucky|Clay]]  
*[[Harlan_County,_Kentucky|Harlan]]
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*[[Harlan County, Kentucky|Harlan]]  
*[[Knott_County,_Kentucky|Knott]]
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*[[Knott County, Kentucky|Knott]]  
*[[Leslie_County,_Kentucky|Leslie]]
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*[[Leslie County, Kentucky|Leslie]]  
*[[Letcher_County,_Kentucky|Letcher]]
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*[[Letcher County, Kentucky|Letcher]]  
*[[Owsley_County,_Kentucky|Owsley]]
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*[[Owsley County, Kentucky|Owsley]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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Revision as of 21:49, 21 January 2010

 United States  > Kentucky > Perry County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1820--Perry County was created 2 November 1820 from Clay and Floyd Counties.  County seat: Hazard [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

'1885, 1911--Disasters destroyed most records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Acup Cornettsville Hardburly Red Hill
Airport Gardens Curly Fork Harveyton Rock Fork
Allais Daisy Hazard Saul
Allock Darfork Hilton Scuddy
Ary Defiance Hiner Sixteen
Avawam Delphia Hurricane Slemp
Beech Fork Diablock Jeff Stacy
Beehive Dice Johnson Tilford
Big Branch (hist.) Doorway Jones Tribbey
Big Hill Dow Kodak Typo
Blue Diamond Dunraven Krypton Upper Pidgeonroost (hist.)
Bonnyman Dwarf Lamont Upper Squabble
Bowlington (hist.) Engle Lead Branch Vicco
Browns Fork Eversole Leatherwood Viper
Buckhorn Farler Little Beech (hist.) Walkertown
Bulan Fourseam Lothair Wentz
Busy Fuson Manuel Whitaker
Butterfly Fusonia Middle Fork Whitsett (hist.)
Campbell Gays Creek Middle Squabble Woodland Park
Chavies Glomawr Miller Yerkes
Christopher Grigsby Mudlick
Clemons Happy Napfor
Combs Happy Valley (hist.) Olivers































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).