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Revision as of 21:01, 5 December 2009

 United States  > Kentucky > Edmonson County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1825--Edmonson County was created 12 January 1825 from Grayson, Hart and Warren Counties.
County seat: Brownsville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Arthur Chaumont Nick Roundhill
Asphalt Cub Run Oak Ridge Segal
Bee Spring Elko Ollie Straw
Big Reedy Huff Pig Sunfish
Black Gold Kyrock Prosperity Sweeden
Broadway Lindseyville Rhoda Union City
Brownsville Mammoth Cave Ridgedale Windyville
Cedar Spring Nash Rocky Hill Woodside
Chalybeate













Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

The USGENWEB project for Edmonson county has a listing of cemeteries which also include transcriptions of the tombstones.  See http://www.kygenweb.org/edmonson/cemetery/index.html

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

The Edmonson county page for the USGENWEB project has an Birth index at http://www.kygenweb.org/edmonson/births/index.html
They also have a Marriage index with both a bride index and a groom index at http://www.kygenweb.org/edmonson/marriages/index.html
They also have a death index at http://www.kygenweb.org/edmonson/deaths/index.html  but it appears to be an extraction of  the Edmonson county deaths from the whole Kentucky Death Index 1911 - 2000 available at: http://vitals.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ky/death/search.cgi

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).