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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1840'''--Kenton County was created 29 January 1840&nbsp;from [[Campbell_County,_Kentucky|Campbell]] County. There are two court houses, one at Independence and one at Covington. '''County seat:''' Covington <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1840'''--Kenton County was created 29 January 1840&nbsp;from [[Campbell County, Kentucky|Campbell]] County. There are two court houses, one at Independence and one at Covington. '''County seat:''' Covington <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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| Alexander
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| Alexander  
| Erlanger
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| Erlanger  
| Latonia
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| Latonia  
 
| South Hills
 
| South Hills
 
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| Amsterdam (hist.)
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| Amsterdam (hist.)  
| Fairview
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| Fairview  
| Latonia Lakes
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| Latonia Lakes  
 
| Springdale
 
| Springdale
 
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| Atwood
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| Atwood  
| Fiskburg
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| Fiskburg  
| Lookout Heights
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| Lookout Heights  
 
| Springlake
 
| Springlake
 
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| Bank Lick
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| Bank Lick  
| Forest Hills
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| Forest Hills  
| Ludlow
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| Ludlow  
 
| Staffordsburg
 
| Staffordsburg
 
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| Bracht
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| Bracht  
| Fort Mitchell
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| Fort Mitchell  
| Maurice
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| Maurice  
 
| Summit Hills Heights
 
| Summit Hills Heights
 
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| Bromley
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| Bromley  
| Fort Wright
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| Fort Wright  
| Morning View
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| Morning View  
 
| Sunny Acres
 
| Sunny Acres
 
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| Cloud City (hist.)
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| Cloud City (hist.)  
| Grant
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| Grant  
| Nicholson
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| Nicholson  
 
| Taylor Mill
 
| Taylor Mill
 
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| Covington
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| Covington  
| Independence
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| Independence  
| Oak Ridge
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| Oak Ridge  
 
| Villa Hills
 
| Villa Hills
 
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| Crescent Park
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| Crescent Park  
| Kenton
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| Kenton  
| Park Hills
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| Park Hills  
 
| Visalia
 
| Visalia
 
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| Crescent Springs
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| Crescent Springs  
| Kenton Hills
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| Kenton Hills  
| Piner
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| Piner  
 
| West Covington
 
| West Covington
 
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| Crestview Hills
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| Crestview Hills  
| Kenton Vale
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| Kenton Vale  
| Ricedale
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| Ricedale  
 
| White Tower
 
| White Tower
 
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| DeCoursey
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| DeCoursey  
| Lakeside Park
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| Lakeside Park  
| Ryland
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| Ryland  
 
| White Villa
 
| White Villa
 
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| Edgewood
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| Edgewood  
| Lakeview
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| Lakeview  
| Ryland Heights
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| Ryland Heights  
 
| Winston Hills (hist.)
 
| Winston Hills (hist.)
 
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| Elsmere
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| Elsmere  
| Lamb
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| Lamb  
| Sanfordtown
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| Sanfordtown  
 
| Winston Park
 
| Winston Park
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Boone_County,_Kentucky|Boone]]  
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*[[Boone County, Kentucky|Boone]]  
*[[Campbell_County,_Kentucky|Campbell]]
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*[[Campbell County, Kentucky|Campbell]]  
*[[Grant_County,_Kentucky|Grant&nbsp;]]  
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*[[Grant County, Kentucky|Grant&nbsp;]]  
*[[Hamilton_County,_Ohio|Hamilton County, Ohio]]
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*[[Hamilton County, Ohio|Hamilton County, Ohio]]  
*[[Pendleton_County,_Kentucky|Pendleton]]
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*[[Pendleton County, Kentucky|Pendleton]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Kenton_County,_Kentucky]]
 
[[Category:Kenton_County,_Kentucky]]

Revision as of 23:35, 12 December 2009

 United States  > Kentucky > Kenton County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1840--Kenton County was created 29 January 1840 from Campbell County. There are two court houses, one at Independence and one at Covington. County seat: Covington [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Alexander Erlanger Latonia South Hills
Amsterdam (hist.) Fairview Latonia Lakes Springdale
Atwood Fiskburg Lookout Heights Springlake
Bank Lick Forest Hills Ludlow Staffordsburg
Bracht Fort Mitchell Maurice Summit Hills Heights
Bromley Fort Wright Morning View Sunny Acres
Cloud City (hist.) Grant Nicholson Taylor Mill
Covington Independence Oak Ridge Villa Hills
Crescent Park Kenton Park Hills Visalia
Crescent Springs Kenton Hills Piner West Covington
Crestview Hills Kenton Vale Ricedale White Tower
DeCoursey Lakeside Park Ryland White Villa
Edgewood Lakeview Ryland Heights Winston Hills (hist.)
Elsmere Lamb Sanfordtown Winston Park



















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).