GRANT COUNTY, KENTUCKY BIOGRAPHIES


32 Pages, 8.5"x11", Full Name Index, Soft Cover, KY-0220, $10.00

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Grant County, Kentucky, located in the northern central portion of the state, was created in 1820 out of the lands that once belonged to Pendleton County. The material found in this volume is taken from two sources: First, History of Kentucky by Lewis Collins written in 1882c and Second, Kentucky: A History of the State by W. H. Perin, J. H. Battle and G. C. Kniffin written in 1885. Since most of the materials in these two volumes came from the families themselves, they can be considered more accurate than most books of this type.

Example from this volume:

C.D. REED was born near Cane Ridge Church in Bourbon County, in 1825, and is a son of Coleman D. and Emily (Rodgers) Reed. Coleman D. Reed was a son of Jonathan Reed, whose wife was a Miss Starks before marriage - both natives of Virginia...

 

Surnames Included in This Publication

ABERNATHY, ACRE, AMMERMAN

BALDWIN, BAXTER, BEACH, BELL, BLACK, BLAIN, BOYERS, BURGESS

CALLEN, CANNON, CARDER, CARNES, CARTER, CHILDERS, CHIPMAN, CHURCHILL, CLARK, CLARKSON, CLAY, CLIFT, COLLINS, CONRAD, CONYERS, CRAIG, CRAM, CUMMINS, CUNNINGHAM

DAUGHERTY, DAVIS, DEANE, DEJARNETTE, DENISON, DEWEY, DICKERSON, DUNCAN, DUNLAP, DURBIN

ECTON, ELLISTON, EVARTS

FENLEY, FIELD, FINNELL, FISH, FLETCHER, FRAKES, FRANK, FRANKS

GAUGH, GILTNER, GRACE, GREEN

HARRINGTON, HAWKS, HAYDON, HEART, HEDGER, HENDERSON, HENDRIX, HILL, HOGAN, HUME, HUMPHREY, HUMPHREYS, HUTCHINSON, HUTCHISON

INNIS, IRVIN

JACKSON, JOHNSON, JUMP

KENDALL, KENTON, KERR, KINNEY, KINSLAER

LANDRUM, LAWRENCE, LAYLE, LEMON, LEWIS, LINDSAY, LITTLE, LLOYD, LOWE, LUCAS

McBEE, McCLURE, McCOY, McDONALD, McMANNAMA, McMILLAN, McMILLEN, MARKSBURY, MARSHALL, MATTHEWS, MORGAN, MOZEE, MOZINGO

NEEDHAM, NELSON, NICHOLS

O'HARA, OHARA

PAGE, PARKER, PENICK, POINTS, POLAND, PRICE

REED, RENEKER, RENNECKAR, RISK, ROBINSON, ROGERS, ROSELL, ROSS, ROUSE

SCHWABACKER, SCURM, SECHREST, SEELEY, SHERMAN, SIMPSON, SKIRVEN, SMITH, SNIDER, SOUTH, SPILMAN, STARKS, STEERS, STRATTON, STROUD

TAYLOR, THEOBALD, THOMAS, THOMPSON, TOMLIN, TULLEY, TUNGATE, TUNIS, TURNER

VALLANDINGHAM, VIOLETTE

WALLACE, WEBB, WEBSTER, WESTOVER, WHITE, WILLIAMS, WILLIS, WILLS, WILSON, WINTERSMITH, WOODFORD, WOODYARD

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