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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Breathitt_County,_Kentucky|Breathitt]]
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*[[Clay_County,_Kentucky|Clay]]
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*[[Harlan_County,_Kentucky|Harlan]]
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*[[Knott_County,_Kentucky|Knott]]
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*[[Leslie_County,_Kentucky|Leslie]]
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*[[Letcher_County,_Kentucky|Letcher]]
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*[[Owsley_County,_Kentucky|Owsley]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 19:30, 7 January 2009

 United States  > Kentucky > Perry County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1820--Perry County was created 2 November 1820 from Clay and Floyd Counties.  County seat: Hazard [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

'1885, 1911--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).