Difference between revisions of "Simpson County, Kentucky Genealogy"

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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1819--'''Simpson County was&nbsp;created 28 January 1819&nbsp;from [[Allen_County,_Kentucky|Allen]], [[Logan_County,_Kentucky|Logan]] and [[Warren_County,_Kentucky|Warren]] Counties. '''County seat: '''Franklin <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1819--'''Simpson County was&nbsp;created 28 January 1819&nbsp;from [[Allen County, Kentucky|Allen]], [[Logan County, Kentucky|Logan]] and [[Warren County, Kentucky|Warren]] Counties. '''County seat: '''Franklin <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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'''1882--'''A fire on 16 May destroyed most county court records. Deeds, however, were later later reconstructed from originals held by the owners. Circuit court records were not affected.  
 
'''1882--'''A fire on 16 May destroyed most county court records. Deeds, however, were later later reconstructed from originals held by the owners. Circuit court records were not affected.  
  
== Places/Localities ==
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== Places/Localities ==
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
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| Gold City
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| Neosheo
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| Salmons
 
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| Bornes Ford
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| Bornes Ford  
| Hickory Flat
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| Peden Mill
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| Schweizer
 
| Schweizer
 
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| Flat Rock  
| Highland
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| Prices Mill
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| Temperance
 
| Temperance
 
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| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=195622&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+Simpson%2C+Franklin&columns=*,0,0 Franklin]
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| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=195622&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+Simpson%2C+Franklin&columns=*,0,0 Franklin]  
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| Providence
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Allen_County,_Kentucky|Allen]]
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*[[Allen County, Kentucky|Allen]]  
*[[Logan_County,_Kentucky|Logan]]
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*[[Logan County, Kentucky|Logan]]  
*[[Robertson_County,_Tennessee|Robertson County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Robertson County, Tennessee|Robertson County, Tennessee]]  
*[[Sumner_County,_Tennessee|Sumner County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Sumner County, Tennessee|Sumner County, Tennessee]]  
*[[Warren_County,_Kentucky|Warren]]
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*[[Warren County, Kentucky|Warren]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 20:32, 28 January 2010

 United States  > Kentucky > Simpson County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1819--Simpson County was created 28 January 1819 from Allen, Logan and Warren Counties. County seat: Franklin [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1882--A fire on 16 May destroyed most county court records. Deeds, however, were later later reconstructed from originals held by the owners. Circuit court records were not affected.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Black Jack Gold City Neosheo Salmons
Bornes Ford Hickory Flat Peden Mill Schweizer
Flat Rock Highland Prices Mill Temperance
Franklin Hillsdale Providence Turnertown
Geddes Middleton







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).