Simpson County, Kentucky

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==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
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*[[Allen_County,_Kentucky|Allen]]
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*[[Logan_County,_Kentucky|Logan]]
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*[[Robertson_County,_Tennessee|Robertson County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Sumner_County,_Tennessee|Sumner County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Warren_County,_Kentucky|Warren]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 18:21, 7 January 2009

 United States  > Kentucky > Simpson County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1819--Simpson County was created 28 January 1819 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).