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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Allen_County,_Kentucky|Allen]]
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*[[Barren_County,_Kentucky|Barren]]
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*[[Clay_County,_Tennessee|Clay County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Cumberland_County,_Kentucky|Cumberland]]
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*[[Macon_County,_Tennessee|Macon County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Metcalfe_County,_Kentucky|Metcalfe]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 22:43, 7 January 2009

 United States  > Kentucky > Monroe County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1820--Monroe County was created 19 January 1820 from Barren and Cumberland Counties.  County seat: Tompkinsville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

'1863, 1887--Disasters destroyed most records.

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).