Union County, Kentucky

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Revision as of 13:19, 20 August 2009

 United States  > Kentucky > Union County

Contents

County Courthouse

The Union County county seat is located in Morganfield. The county courthouse is located downtown and maintains records dating from the county's founding in 1811.

History

Parent County

1811--Union County was created 15 January 1811 from Henderson County.  County seat: Morganfield [1]

Boundary Changes

Webster county was formed in 1860. Some portions were taken from Union County.

Records from before 1860 in areas that became part of Webster county are still maintained at the Union County courthouse in Morganfield.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

USGS GNIS search results for Union County, Kentucky geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

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).