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'''1818--'''Whitley County was created from Knox County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:&nbsp;'''Williamsburg <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1818--'''Whitley County was created 17 January 1818&nbsp;from Knox County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:&nbsp;'''Williamsburg <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 18:38, 21 October 2008

United States  > Kentucky > Whitley County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1818--Whitley County was created 17 January 1818 from Knox County.  County seat: Williamsburg [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1930--A disaster destroyed most of the 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).