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McCracken County was formed from Hickman County in 1824. It was named for Captain Virgil McCracken of Woodford County, Kentucky, who was killed during the War of 1812.




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Table of Contents

Bibles Biographies Cemeteries
Census Records Church Deeds
Military Miscellaneous Newspapers
Obituaries Photos Archived Queries
Vital Records   Wills


Bibles
File Description Size Date Submitted Submitted by:
Reynolds ~ 1815-1871 6K 7/21/2013 Nancy Kimmel


Biographies
File Description Size Date Submitted Submitted by:
Henry M. Adcock 3K3/26/2002 Vera Burnham
W. P. Allen 3K3/26/2002 Vera Burnham
R. A. Alexander 735b8/18/2004 Sandi Gorinthe registry
Maj. James H. Ashcraft 4k 4/10/2002 Vera Burnham
Emmet W. Bagby 5k 4/10/2002 Vera Burnham
Richard J. Barber 3k 4/10/2002 Vera Burnham
Maj.George F. Barnes 4k 4/13/2002 Vera Burnham
Dr. Joseph W. Becker 3k 4/17/2002 Vera Burnham
Elijah W. Benson 3k 8/9/2002 Vera Burnham
James L. Bethshares 3k 8/9/2002 Vera Burnham
John W. Bloomfield 4k 8/9/2002 Vera Burnham
William F. Bradshaw 2k 4/10/2002 Vera Burnham
Enoch F. Byng 3k 8/9/2002 Vera Burnham
James C. Calhoun 4k 8/9/2002 Vera Burnham
Dr. Frank T. Davis 3k 4/17/2002 Vera Burnham
James W. Eden 3k 4/21/2002 Vera Burnham
Lorenzo W. Emery 3k 4/21/2002 Vera Burnham
John C. Farley 3k 4/27/2002 Vera Burnham
John G. Fisher 3k 4/27/2002 Vera Burnham
J. Wm. Fisher 3k 4/27/2002 Vera Burnham
Jacob Flegle 3k 4/28/2002 Vera Burnham
Peter O. Foree 3k 4/27/2002 Vera Burnham
Judge Wiley P. Fowler 8k 4/28/2002 Vera Burnham
Capt. Joseph H. Fowler 3k 4/28/2002 Vera Burnham
Daniel J. Fraser 3k 5/20/2002 Vera Burnham
Aaron Fuqua 3k 5/20/2002 Vera Burnham
Jesse H. Gardner 5k 5/20/2002 Vera Burnham
Hon. Jesse C. Gilbert 4k 5/11/2002 Vera Burnham
Dr. Henry M. Gilson 3k 5/11/2002 Vera Burnham
Edward P. Gilson 3k 5/11/2002 Vera Burnham
Weldon P. Griffen 2k 5/11/2002 Vera Burnham
Charles M. Humphreys 3k 4/17/2002 Vera Burnham
Col. James Bryson Husbands 4k 4/17/2002 Vera Burnham
Lorenzo Dow Husbands 4k 4/17/2002 Vera Burnham
Everard P. Jacobs 3k 5/28/2002 Vera Burnham
Enoch E. Lynn 2k 5/28/2002 Vera Burnham
James H. Miles 3k 5/28/2002 Vera Burnham
William H. Moore 2k 5/28/2002 Vera Burnham
John L. Powell 3k 9/7/2002 Vera Burnham
Rayburn Family 3k 9/7/2002 Vera Burnham
Robert L. Reeves 4K Mar 2011 Beverly Watson the registry
William Pinkney Rudd 15k
Image
5/27/2002 Carl Greenfield
Needham Stanley 3k 4/17/2002 Vera Burnham
John H. Van Culin 3k 5/28/2002 Vera Burnham
Edward W. Vaughn 3k 5/28/2002 Vera Burnham
Solomon C. Vaughn 3k 5/28/2002 Vera Burnham
Rufus E. Wade 3k 5/28/2002 Vera Burnham
Julius F. Wahl 3k 5/28/2002 Vera Burnham
Philip H. Wallace 3k 5/28/2002 Vera Burnham
Joseph M. Waltmon 3k 5/28/2002 Vera Burnham
Thomas E. Ware 3k 9/7/2002 Vera Burnham
Robert O. Wash 3k 9/7/2002 Vera Burnham
Charles Kennedy Wheeler 2k 9/7/2002 Vera Burnham
William Wheelis 2k 9/7/2002 Vera Burnham
Dr. Augustus White 3k 9/7/2002 Vera Burnham
Dr. Thomas E. White 2k 9/7/2002 Vera Burnham
David C. Wright 3k 9/7/2002 Vera Burnham
Philip D. Yeiser 4k 9/7/2002 Vera Burnham


Cemeteries
File Description Size Date Submitted Submitted by:
Boldry Cemetery 3 K Sep 1999 Richard B. Davis
Graham Cemetery 4K Aug 1999 Richard B. Davis
Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery 6 k Sep 1999 Richard B. Davis
Moody Family Cemetery (Partial Survey)   Feb 2011 Angela Keel
Newton Creek Cemetery Index,
plus Photos of MATLOCK Family Tombstones
Images Sep 2007 Lynda
Oak Grove Cemetery (partial listing only) 2 k Sep 1999 Richard B. Davis
Scott Cemetery 4 k Sep 1999 Richard B. Davis
Spring Bayou Cemetery 21 K Aug 1999 Richard B. Davis
Unknown McCracken County Cemetery #1 3 k Sep 1999 Richard B. Davis
Unknown McCracken County Cemetery #2 3 k Sep 1999 Richard B. Davis


Census Records
File Description Size Date Submitted Submitted by:
1830
1830 Census Index 12k 3/01/2002 Rick Girtman
       
1850
1850 Census Index 17k 2000 Beth Devine
Notes - 1850 Census 1k 2000 Beth Devine
Page 136 104k 2000 Beth Devine
Page 147-B 114k 2000 Beth Devine
Page 160-A 110k 2000 Beth Devine
Page 172-B 116k 2000 Beth Devine
Page 185-A 113k 2000 Beth Devine
Page 197-B 15.8k 2000 Beth Devine
Other Census
Whitworth in 1850-1860 Census 1.8k 01/09/1998 Warren G Whitworth


Church
Spring Bayou Baptist Church, Organizational Meeting Minutes January 1843 1.54k 09/25/1999 Richard Davis
St. John's Church, Feist Family Baptismal Records 1843 to 1903 3k 8/10/2002 Cindy Clowe Lacy


Court
File Description Size Date Submitted Submitted by:
       
       


Deeds
File Description Size Date Submitted Submitted by:
Andrew Badger to Crockitt & Trimble, 29 Feb 1852 2k 4/7/2002 Vera Burnham
Foster Hurst & James S. Lang, 11 Dec 1851 4k 4/7/2002 Vera Burnham
Sam'l H. Haney to Wm. Hister, 16 Dec 1851 2k 4/3/2002 Vera Burnham
A. S. Jones to Thos. J. Adkins, 4 Mar 1852 2k 4/7/2002 Vera Burnham
A. Meuller to Wm. F. Norton et al, 29 Mar 1852 2k 4/3/2002 Vera Burnham
Benjamin Morgan to Samuel H. Grigsby, 31 Jan 1852 3k 4/13/2002 Vera Burnham


Military
File Description Size Date Submitted Submitted by:
Revolutionary War
Revolutionary War Pensioners 10k 09/08/1998 Sandi Gorinthe registry
Revolutionary War Pensioners listed on 1840 Census 2k 2/18/2002 Rick Girtman
Silas Dunn 2K Dec 2012 Guy Potts The Registry
Harris Ryan, Revolutionary War Pension Application 5k 6/16/2002 King
Korean War
Kentuckians Unaccounted for in Korea 214k 03/12/2001 DPMO
Viet Nam War
Kentuckians Unaccounted for in Viet Nam 27.6k 03/12/2001 DPMO


Miscellaneous
File Description Size Date Submitted Submitted by:
Kentucky County Formations 1780-1912 97k 02/08/2000 John W. Picklesimer
Kentucky Lawyers in 1859 (All Counties) 28k 09/02/2000 Lora Young &
Mary Yoder
1873 Cholera Epidemic in Kentucky   2003 Deb Haines


Newspapers
File Description Size Date Submitted Submitted by:
Wheeler-Reeves Election Campaign, August 26, 1898 1K Mar 2011 Beverly Watsonthe registry
Special Judge (George W. Reeves), August 11, 1902 1K Mar 2011 Beverly Watsonthe registry
Running Again (Hon. G. W. Reeves), February 4, 1903 1K Mar 2011 Beverly Watsonthe registry
Mr. And Mrs. George W. Bains Visiting, August 22, 1903 1K Mar 2011 Linda Weatherford
First Arrest Under Cow Ordinance, June 15, 1905 1K Mar 2011 Beverly Watsonthe registry
Work Of Years Destroyed (Mr. Tim Reeves), December 30, 1905 2K Mar 2011 Beverly Watsonthe registry
Condition Of Mrs Mary E. Beadles Is Unchanged, March 27, 1907 1K Mar 2011 Linda Weatherford
County Court - Mary Bains Probate, July 27, 1908 1K Mar 2011 Linda Weatherford
Mrs. Robert Reeves It Is Feared Will Die, January 19, 1910 1K Mar 2011 Beverly Watsonthe registry
Edward McWhiter Killed, 1910 890 04/29/2007 Deb Haines
Miss Azalee Reeves Improving, July 13, 1910 1K Mar 2011 Beverly Watsonthe registry
Wilhelms Ask Re-distribution, July 13, 1910 2K Mar 2011 Linda Weatherford
Mrs. Mollie Hinkle - Kevil Matron Dies, November 10, 1910 2K Mar 2011 Beverly Watsonthe registry


Obituaries
File Description Size Date Submitted Submitted by:
R. A. Alexander 404b 01/14/1998 Jim & Colleen Lovan
Mary A. Beadles Bains, May 4, 1908 1K Mar 2011 Linda Weatherford
Mary Elizabeth Bolinger Beadles, March 28, 1907 4K Mar 2011 Linda Weatherford
Emma Boaz, 1997 2.02k 01/14/1998 Jim & Colleen Lovan
Edward Bonner, Apr 1940 1.87k 02/22/1998 Jim & Colleen Lovan
Lovet J. Bryan , 21 Sep 1949 1.87k 02/22/1998 Linda
Genevieve K. Cochran, 12 Dec 1949 1.67k 02/22/1998 Jim & Colleen Lovan
Mrs. Louise R. England, 6 Apr 1982 1k 10/4/2004 Sandi Gorinthe registry
Mrs. Lee Fisher, Mar 1949 1.56k 02/22/1998 Jim & Colleen Lovan
W. L. Ford 2.40k 01/14/1998 Jim & Colleen Lovan
Noble O. Grandon 1966 2.08k 01/23/1998 Jim & Colleen Lovan
Mary Anna "Mollie" Reeves Hinkle , 10 Nov 1910 2K Mar 2011 Beverly Watsonthe registry
John Samuel Jackson, Apr 1912 5.k 02/08/2003 Ann O. Jackson
Mrs. E. T. Jett 1.90k 01/23/1998 Jim & Colleen Lovan
William Kennedy, Mar 1892 1.50k 03/21/1997 Brenda Jerome
Mary N. Montgomery 2.05k 01/07/1998 Jim & Colleen Lovan
Winfred Morris, 6 Sep 1997 2.01k 09/10/1997 Linda Starr
Jon Pancake, 24 Jul 1995 2.29k 08/28/2000 Kelly Courtney-Blizzardthe registry
Annie Weil Reeves, 19 Jan 1910 3K Mar 2011 Beverly Watsonthe registry
John O. Tincher, 28 Dec 1949 1.93k 03/06/1998 Jim & Colleen Lovan
Louis Welch, 5 Mar 1942 1.75k 01/14/1998 Jim & Colleen Lovan
Ellen Beadles Wilhelm, April 4, 1908 2K Mar 2011 Linda Weatherford


Photos
File Description Size Date Submitted Submitted by:
Kentucky Ordinance Works V-19 Group Photo (Text File with Names) Image    


Archived Queries
File Description Size Date Submitted Submitted by:
McCracken County Queries - 1997 VariousVarious


Vital Records
File Description Size Date Submitted Submitted by:
Births
1892-1910 McCracken County Delayed Births 62K 1/31/2009 Mary Hatton
Deaths
Ella Boyd 1.649k 09/13/2003 Kerry Kirkthe registry
Jessie Bristow 30 May 1927 2K Jun 2014 Marilynn Wienke
Maggie Bell Bristow 3 Apr 1919 1K Jun 2014 Marilynn Wienke
John H. Gibbs, 10 Nov 1916 1.56k 09/17/1997 J. Gibbs
Inez Gilson, 5 Feb 2001 1k 09/29/2001 Nancy Trice
Martha J. Henshaw, Jul 1996 1k 09/27/2001 Nancy Trice
Mary Elizabeth Holmes (Image of Death Certificate) 117k
Image
6/19/2002 Carol
Andrew C. Overton, 6 Mar 1866 1k 8/24/2004 Anna Jacksonthe registry
Dr. A. Mack Parrish 2.80k 03/27/2001 Pat
Glynn Redford Vinson   05/28/2009 Alice Warnerthe registry
Marriages
1853 Marriages 10k 2/11/2002 Rick Girtman
1857 Marriages 24k 5/20/2002 Rick Girtman
Nannie Amos to Jack Small, 12 Nov 1919 1k 2/19/2006 Candace Teal Grevelle
Mamye Dicky to Charles Botner, 1939 1.7k 01/14/1998 Jim & Colleen Lovan
Mrs. Margie Gibbs to Garvis Lee Akers, Sr., 1939 1.68k 02/22/1998 Jim & Colleen Lovan
Dorothy Lowe to Larry Lathen 1.87k 03/06/1998 Jim & Colleen Lovan
Allie (Alice) Reeves - Arthur Stewart, November 26, 1902 1K Mar 2011 Beverly Watsonthe registry
Frederick F. Whitworth to Catherine M. Humphrey, 1850 1.66k 01/09/1998 Warren G Whitworth


Wills
File Description Size Date Submitted Submitted by:
Wm. Cheeses, 24 Aug 1866 3k 3/1/2002 Vera Burnham
James Duffy, 10 Nov 1841 4k 2/9/2002 Vera Burnham
Charles Ewell, 23 Mar 1830 6k 2/24/2002 Vera Burnham
Goodman Gregory, 21 Sep 1837 4k 2/13/2002 Vera Burnham
Phillip Kimble, 29 Dec 1829 4k 2/24/2002 Vera Burnham
Elias Lovelace, 23 Mar 1833 5k 2/17/2002 Vera Burnham
George A. Morton, 1 Apr 1866 4k 3/1/2002 Vera Burnham
Joseph Mosby, 26 Jul 1831 3k 2/20/2002 Vera Burnham
Thomas Newman, Jan 1826 5k 2/20/2002 Vera Burnham
Chesterfield W. Overstreet, 25 Nov 1863 3k 3/1/2002 Vera Burnham
Hyman H. Richardson, 13 Sep 1835 4k 2/17/2002 Vera Burnham
Jesse Richardson, 1839 5k 3/1/2002 Vera Burnham
John Smedley, 25 Sep 1835 5k 6/22/2002 Vera Burnham
Elizabeth Stanley, 13 Apr 1844 3k 2/9/2002 Vera Burnham
Squire Stovall, 26 May 1832 3k 2/24/2002 Vera Burnham
Ambrose Tombs, 21 Dec1846 3k 8/9/2002 Cindy Clowe Lacy
George Trice, 21 Feb 1879 3k 8/9/2002 Cindy Clowe Lacy
Solomon Waters, 1 Jan 1832 4k 2/24/2002 Vera Burnham
Anna Watson, 10 Sep 1835 4k 6/22/2002 Vera Burnham
Samuel Watson, 29 Oct 1863 4k 2/16/2002 Vera Burnham
Wilhilmenia Wolf, 25 Jan 1833 2.7k 3/1/2002 Vera Burnham


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