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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1852'''--Powell County was created 7 January 1852&nbsp;from Montgomery, Clark and Estill Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Stanton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1852'''--Powell County was created 7 January 1852&nbsp;from [[Montgomery_County,_Kentucky|Montgomery]], [[Clark_County,_Kentucky|Clark]] and [[Estill_County,_Kentucky|Estill]] Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Stanton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 19:16, 7 January 2009

 United States  > Kentucky > Powell County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1852--Powell County was created 7 January 1852 from Montgomery, Clark and Estill Counties.  County seat: Stanton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1864--A disaster 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).