Simpson County, Kentucky

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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1819--'''Simpson County was created from Allen, Logan and Warren Counties. '''County seat: '''Franklin.
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'''1819--'''Simpson County was&nbsp;created from Allen, Logan and Warren Counties. '''County seat: '''Franklin <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  ====
 
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A fire on 16 May 1882 destroyed most county court records. Deeds, however, were later later reconstructed from originals held by the owners. Circuit court records in the county were not affected.
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'''1882--'''A fire on 16 May destroyed most county court records. Deeds, however, were later later reconstructed from originals held by the owners. Circuit court records were not affected.  
  
==Places/Localities==
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== Places/Localities ==
  
====Populated Places====
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====Neighboring Counties====
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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=195621&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+Simpson&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog].
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=195621&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+Simpson&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
  
 
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[[Category:Simpson_County,_Kentucky]]

Revision as of 19:35, 7 October 2008

 United States  > Kentucky > Simpson County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1819--Simpson County was created from Allen, Logan and Warren Counties. County seat: Franklin [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1882--A fire on 16 May destroyed most county court records. Deeds, however, were later later reconstructed from originals held by the owners. Circuit court records were not affected.

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).