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Revision as of 15:44, 25 February 2011

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Martin County, Kentucky
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Location in the state of Kentucky
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Location of Kentucky in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 10, 1870
County Seat Inez
Courthouse
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United States  Gotoarrow.png  Kentucky  Gotoarrow.png  Martin County

Quick Dates[edit | edit source]

Martin County's civil records start the following years:

Birth* Marriage Death* Census Land Probate
1852 1871 1852 1880 1870 1861

 *Many years between 1852 and 1911 are missing

County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

[[Image:

Martin County Courthouse, Inez, KY

]]

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1870--Martin County was created 10 March 1870 from Johnson, Floyd, Pike and Lawrence Counties.
County seat: Inez [1]

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

1892--A disaster destroyed most records.

Places/Localities[edit | edit source]

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

Beauty Hode McClure Threeforks
Castle Inez Milo Tomahawk
Davella Job Moree Warfield
Davisport Laura Pilgrim West Lovely
Debord Lovely Stidham

Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

African American Research[edit | edit source]

The following have information concerning African American research.  Both should be used:

Biographies[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Kentucky cemetery records often identify birth, death, relationship, and military information, as well as religious affiliation.

  • Find A Grave can be searched by the name of a person or family to find where a person is buried.  Usually gives birth and death dates often with a picture of the tombstone.  May give obituaries, names of family members and links to their information in Find A Grave.
  • Find A Grave also gives a list of cemeteries in Martin County and links to the  information for the individuals buried there,
  • Some of the books or others may be on Google Books or available at public libraries.
  • ePodunk list of Martin County cemeteries gives the names of the cemeteries in the county with a link to more information such as address, phone number, and web site.

Census[edit | edit source]

Historical populations
Census Pop.
18803,057
18904,20937.7%
19005,78037.3%
19107,29126.1%
19207,6545.0%
19308,58412.2%
194010,97027.8%
195011,6776.4%
196010,201−12.6%
19709,377−8.1%
198013,92548.5%
199012,526−10.0%
200012,5780.4%
Est. 200811,602−7.8%
http://ukcc.uky.edu/~census/21159.txt


Church[edit | edit source]

Court[edit | edit source]

Land[edit | edit source]

Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

Military[edit | edit source]

Miscellaneous[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Obituaries[edit | edit source]

Probate[edit | edit source]

Taxation[edit | edit source]

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Societies and Libraries[edit | edit source]

Web Sites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).