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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1823'''--Meade County was created 17 December 1823&nbsp;from [[Breckinridge_County,_Kentucky|Breckinridge]] and [[Hardin_County,_Kentucky|Hardin ]]Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat: '''Brandenburg <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1823'''--Meade County was created 17 December 1823&nbsp;from [[Breckinridge County, Kentucky|Breckinridge]] and [[Hardin County, Kentucky|Hardin ]]Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat: '''Brandenburg <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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| Pilcher Landing
 
| Pilcher Landing
 
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| Lickskillet
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| Roberta
 
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| Brandenburg Station  
| Flaherty
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| Lodale
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| Rock Haven
 
| Rock Haven
 
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| Buck Grove
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| Garrett
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| Maples Corner
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| Sirocco
 
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| Van Voorhis Manor
 
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| Guston
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| Muldraugh
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| Wolf Creek
 
| Wolf Creek
 
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| Cold Springs
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| Haysville
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| Oolite
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Breckinridge_County,_Kentucky|Breckinridge]]
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*[[Breckinridge County, Kentucky|Breckinridge]]  
*[[Crawford_County,_Indiana|Crawford County, Indiana]]
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*[[Crawford County, Indiana|Crawford County, Indiana]]  
*[[Hardin_County,_Kentucky|Hardin]]
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*[[Hardin County, Kentucky|Hardin]]  
*[[Harrison_County,_Indiana|Harrison County, Indiana]]
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*[[Harrison County, Indiana|Harrison County, Indiana]]  
*[[Perry_County,_Indiana|Perry County, Indiana]]
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*[[Perry County, Indiana|Perry County, Indiana]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 20:57, 8 January 2010

 United States  > Kentucky > Meade County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1823--Meade County was created 17 December 1823 from Breckinridge and Hardin Counties.  County seat: Brandenburg [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1974--A disaster destroyed some records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Andyville Concordia Hillgrove Payneville
Battletown Doe Run Hughes Landing Pilcher Landing
Beechland Eastwood Hills Liberty Rhodelia
Brandenburg Ekron Lickskillet Roberta
Brandenburg Station Flaherty Lodale Rock Haven
Buck Grove Garrett Maples Corner Sirocco
Camp Carlson Grahamton Midway Van Voorhis Manor
Cedar Flat Guston Muldraugh Wolf Creek
Cold Springs Haysville Oolite













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).