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'''1820'''--Monroe County was created 19 January 1820&nbsp;from [[Barren_County,_Kentucky|Barren]] and [[Cumberland_County,_Kentucky|Cumberland]] Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Tompkinsville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1820'''--Monroe County was created 19 January 1820&nbsp;from [[Barren County, Kentucky|Barren]] and [[Cumberland County, Kentucky|Cumberland]] Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Tompkinsville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Allen_County,_Kentucky|Allen]]
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*[[Allen County, Kentucky|Allen]]  
*[[Barren_County,_Kentucky|Barren]]
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*[[Barren County, Kentucky|Barren]]  
*[[Clay_County,_Tennessee|Clay County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Clay County, Tennessee|Clay County, Tennessee]]  
*[[Cumberland_County,_Kentucky|Cumberland]]
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*[[Cumberland County, Kentucky|Cumberland]]  
*[[Macon_County,_Tennessee|Macon County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Macon County, Tennessee|Macon County, Tennessee]]  
*[[Metcalfe_County,_Kentucky|Metcalfe]]
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*[[Metcalfe County, Kentucky|Metcalfe]]
  
 
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Revision as of 20:21, 20 November 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

Akersville Freetown Mount Hermon
Blythe Gamaliel Mud Lick
Boles Grandview Otia
Bugtussle Gum Tree Persimmon
Coe Harlan Crossroads Raydure
Cyclone Hestand Rockbridge
Emberton Jeffrey Sulphur Lick
Flippin Lamb Tompkinsville
Forkton Martinsburg Vernon
Fountain Run Meshack
















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).