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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1806'''--Clay County was&nbsp;created 2 December 1806&nbsp;from [[Madison_County,_Kentucky|Madison]], [[Floyd_County,_Kentucky|Floyd]], and [[Knox_County,_Kentucky|Knox]] Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Manchester <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1806'''--Clay County was&nbsp;created 2 December 1806&nbsp;from [[Madison County, Kentucky|Madison]], [[Floyd County, Kentucky|Floyd]], and [[Knox County, Kentucky|Knox]] Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Manchester <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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| Creekville
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| Jacks Creek
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| Portersburg
 
| Portersburg
 
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| Ammie
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| Deer Lick
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| Larue
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| Queendale
 
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| Eriline
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| Laurel Creek
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| Sextons Creek
 
| Sextons Creek
 
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| Barcreek
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| Fall Rock
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| Fall Rock  
| Lincoln
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| Shepherdtown
 
| Shepherdtown
 
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| Felty
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| Littleton
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| Sibert
 
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| Spring Creek
 
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| Garrard
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| Mill Pond
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| Spurlock
 
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| Goose Rock
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| Ogle
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| Oneida
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| Plank
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Campbell_County,_Kentucky|Bell]]  
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*[[Campbell County, Kentucky|Bell]]  
*[[Jackson_County,_Kentucky|Jackson]]
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*[[Jackson County, Kentucky|Jackson]]  
*[[Knox_County,_Kentucky|Knox]]
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*[[Knox County, Kentucky|Knox]]  
*[[Laurel_County,_Kentucky|Laurel]]
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*[[Laurel County, Kentucky|Laurel]]  
*[[Leslie_County,_Kentucky|Leslie]]
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*[[Leslie County, Kentucky|Leslie]]  
*[[Owsley_County,_Kentucky|Owsley]]  
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*[[Owsley County, Kentucky|Owsley]]  
*[[Perry_County,_Kentucky|Perry]]
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*[[Perry County, Kentucky|Perry]]
  
 
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Revision as of 20:34, 5 December 2009

 United States  > Kentucky > Clay County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1806--Clay County was created 2 December 1806 from Madison, Floyd, and Knox Counties.  County seat: Manchester [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Alger Creekville Jacks Creek Portersburg
Ammie Deer Lick Larue Queendale
Ashers Fork Eriline Laurel Creek Sextons Creek
Barcreek Fall Rock Lincoln Shepherdtown
Benge Felty Littleton Sibert
Bernice Fogertown Manchester Sidell
Big Creek Gardner Marcum Spring Creek
Bluehole Garrard Mill Pond Spurlock
Botto Goose Rock Ogle Tanksley
Brightshade Grace Oneida Teges
Brutus Hector Panco Trixie
Burning Springs Hensley Peabody Urban
Chestnutburg Hima Pigeonroost Vine
Collins Station (hist.) Hooker Plank Wild Cat
Cottongim




















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).