Powell County, Kentucky Genealogy

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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1852'''--Powell County was created from Montgomery, Clark and Estill Counties.  '''County seat:''' Stanton.  
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'''1852'''--Powell County was created from Montgomery, Clark and Estill Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Stanton <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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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
A disaster in 1864 destroyed most records.
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'''1864--'''A disaster destroyed most records.  
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp; ==
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*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=195596&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+Powell&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog.]
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=195596&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+Powell&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Powell_County,_Kentucky]]

Revision as of 19:23, 7 October 2008

 United States  > Kentucky > Powell County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1852--Powell County was created from Montgomery, Clark and Estill Counties.  County seat: Stanton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1864--A disaster destroyed most records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

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).