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Perry County was formed in 1821 from Clay and Floyd Counties


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Bibles
File
Description
Size
Date
Submitter
c512-001.txt Combs, Ira Family Bible 3k 10/10/1998 J.P. Downard   
s530-001.txt Smith, Robert Family Bible 2k 10/10/1998 J.P. Downard   

Biographies
File
Description
Size
Date
Submitter
bolling326gbs.txt Bolling, Jesse Walker 3k 7/9/2005 Kelly Courtney-Blizzard
f432-001.txt Feltner, Mose 6k 10/21/1999 J.P. Downard   

Books
File
Description
Size
Date
Submitter
Index to Rose Taulbee's Book
taulbee1.txt Readme file 3k 12/25/1997 Robert George   
taulbee2.txt Index to all Taulbee's and varient spellings 27k
taulbee3.txt Index to all other surnames 25k

Cemeteries
File
Description
Size
Date
Submitter
amis Amis Cemetery 5k 2/4/1999 Tim Spence   
angel Lucy Angel Cemetery 120k 09/07/1998 Tim Spence   
bar-spu Barger/Spurlock Cemetery 2k 9/22/1998 Tim Spence   
bargeri Claire Barger Cemetery 7k 1/14/2001 Boyes
couch Couch Cemetery - (Leslie Co. KY) 4k 9/25/1998 J.P. Downard  
couchtown Couchtown Cemetery 5k 9/25/1998 Tim Spence   
eagle Eagle Branch Cemetery 3k 11/29/1999 Wright, Joe   
elicouch Eli Couch Cemetery - (Leslie Co. KY) 6k 9/25/1998 J.P. Downard  
hazard Hazard Cemetery 5k 12/22/2000 J.P. Downard  
h2600001 Hickory Gap Cemetery 8k 4/19/2001 Kathee Gay   
john Johnson Cemetery 15k 12/19/1999 Tim Spence   
happy Old Happy (Blackhawk) Cemetery 4.6k 9/19/1997 Jimmie Combs  
happy2 New Happy (Blackhawk) Cemetery 16k 10/18/1998 Jimmie Combs
r2000001 Rice Family Cemetery 2k 3/14/2002 Diana Wells   
sampson Sampson B. Combs Cemetery 6k 5/31/1999 Jimmie Combs  
Samuel-Noble Samuel Noble Cemetery 3k 7/8/1997 Tammy Honaker  
san-bow Sandlin/Bowling Cemetery 2k 10/13/1998 Tim Spence   
stacy Stacy Cemetery 3k 10/21/1999 Barbara Mathews  
tunhill Tunnel Hill Cemetery 14k 3/13/2000 Daniel Campbell

Census
File Description Size Date Submitter
1840_notes 1840 Perry County Census, Transcriber's Notes 2k 9/1/2000 Barbara Adams  
1840_index Index to the 1840 Census 3k
1840_pg250 1840 Census, Pages 250-253 14k
1840_pg254 1840 Census, Pages 254-257 14k
1840_pg258 1840 Census, Pages 258-261 15k
1840_pg262 1840 Census, Pages 262-264 9k
1850 1850 Census, Districts 1 & 2 88k 7/31/1998 Louise Gaskill   
Leslie Owens   
Charles Steele  

Court Records
File Description Size Date Submitter
c512-004 Combs, Elijah  Heirs vs Jackson G. Combs 3k 6-29-1998 J.P. Downard  
davidson.malvin.txt Davidson, Malvin Mae files suit 5k 11/29/2003 Mary Lou Hudson  
h430-001 Holliday Green - Administrator's Bond 2k 4/20/1999 Mack Holliday  
h430-002 Holliday, William - Administrator's Bond 2k 4/20/1999 Mack Holliday  
h430-003 Holliday, John - Administrator's Bond 2k 4/20/1999 Mack Holliday  
h430-004 Holliday, Elijag - Administrator's Bond 2k 4/20/1999 Mack Holliday  

Deaths & Obits
Deaths, Death Certificate & Obituary Index

Deeds & Land Records
File
Description
Size
Date
Submitter
brewer.txt Baker, Green to Brewer family members 2k 10/27/2004 Charmain Bausman-Pierce and Louise Stacy-Bausman   
c512-001 Combs, Elijah 3k 6/28/1998 J.P. Downard   
c512-002 Combs, Henry 3k 6/28/1998 J.P. Downard   
c512-003 Combs, Jeremiah 2k 6/28/1998 J.P. Downard   
d1320001 Davidson, Daniel 3k 5/29/2001 Sylvia Bragg   
g416-004 Gilbert, Henry - deed to Gilbert, John 4k 8/4/1998 Tim Spence   
g416-002 Gilbert, Isaac - 1839 Land Grant (Clay Co.) 4k 7/2/1998 Tim Spence   
g416-001 Gilbert, Isaac - 1848 Land Grant 3k 7/2/1998 Tim Spence   
g416-006 Gilbert, Isaac - 1853 Land Warrant 2k 8/4/1998 Tim Spence   
g416-005 Gilbert, Isaac - 1866 Land Warrant 2k 8/4/1998 Tim Spence   
g416-002 Gilbert, Isaac deed to Gilbert, Clayborn - 1887 3k 7/24/1998 Tim Spence   
g416-003 Gilbert, Isaac deed to Ingram, Joner "James" - 1881 3k 7/24/1998 Tim Spence   
l2000001 Lewis, James - Heirs Deed 7k 8/28/2001 Deanna Beineke   

Divorces
File
Description
Size
Date
Submitter
b626-001 Brashears, L.M. vs.Joannah Brashears, 1900 2k 7/31/1997 Norma Adams   

History
File
Description
Size
Date
Submitter
legis.txt Kentucky Assembly Extracts, 1792-1799 22.2K 7/15/1997 Bettie Kain  
12mar1842.txt Acts of the KY Legislature 3.74K 3/21/2001 Regina
historic places Perry County in the National Register of Historic Places
historic district Edmonson County's Historic Districts
1873_cholera Narrative of the 1873 Cholera Epidemic in Kentucky

Marriages
File
Description
Size
Date
Submitter
d132001 Davidson, Benjamin to Combs, Sarah 3k 5/12/2001 Cindy Lakis   
howard149gmr.txt Osborn, William to Howard, Arminta 1k 5/30/2005 Donnie Osborn

Military
File
Description
Size
Date
Submitter
BountyLnd
Bounty Land Recipients, Parts 1 - 5
various
Sandi Gorin   
kyr-204.txt
Pioneer Soldiers, 1778 - 1781
9k Dec 1998 Sandi Gorin   
kypen.txt KY Pension Roll of 1835 975K 9/30/1998 William R. Navey
Civilwar Kentucky in the Civil War Archives
koreandeaths.txt Korean War Deaths for KY 62k 10/8/2004 Darrell Warner
korean.html Korean War Missing Personnel for KY DPMO
vietnam.html Vietnam War Missing Personnel for KY DPMO
uss-bosque.txt USS-Bosque, WWII Cargo Ship, Personnel Roster
Individual Soldier Records
b260-001 Baker, Henderson - (Excerpts) (Civil War 1890) 4k 8/11/1998 Norma Adams   
b650001 Brown, William - (Rev War - 1825 Application) 4k 5/31/1999 J.P. Downard   
c512-005 Combs, Nicholas - (Rev. War - 1845 Application) 5k 6/29/1998 J.P. Downard   
d132001 Davidson, Sarah Combs - (Civil War Deposition) 5k 5/12/2001 Cynthia Lakis   
f432-001 Fields, John (Rev. War - 1852 Application) 29k 6/22/1998 Bill Fields   
g416-001 Gilbert, John (Civil War - 1907 Application) 5k 6/22/1998 Tim Spence   
h400-001 Hall, John (Rev. War - 1832 Application) 5k 7/8/1997 Robert V. Woods   
hammond105gmt.txt Hammond, Obediah (Rev. War - 1833 Application 11k 4/13/2005 Michael Glasscock
harvey Harwell, (aka Harvey) - (Rev. War - 1832 Application) 12.1k 1/19/1999 Ann Harvey Lahtinen   
m452-001 Mullins, Joshua - (Rev. War - 1828 Application) 7k 7/8/1997 Kathy Hines   
o216-001 Osborne, Ephriam - (Excerpt - Rev. War - 1834) 2k 7/1/1998 J.P. Downard   
p400-001 Polly, Edward - (Rev. War - 1825 Application) 5k 7/1/1998 J.P. Downard   

Miscellaneous
File
Description
Size
Date
Submitter
coform.html Kentucky County Formations & Courthouse Disasters 97K 2/8/2000 John Picklesimer  
lawyers.txt Kentucky Lawyers in 1859 28.1K 8/25/2000 Lora Young &
Mary Yoder   
ky.txt KY Postoffices & Postmasters, 1816 10.1K 11/27/1998 Gwen Hurst
kentucky.html KY Digital Map Library in the USGenWeb Archives
ky_map.htm Kentucky County Formation Maps
travelers.html Phelps' Travelers Guide Through the United States, Published in 1850
c512-001 Combs, Sewell - Letter 5k 7/29/1998 J.P. Downard   

News
File
Description
Size
Date
Submitter
green-hazel.txt News Excerpts, Hazel Green Herald, 21 Nov 1891 5k 11/29/2003 Norma Adams   
hazel-green.txt News Excerpts, Hazel Green Herald, 3 Jan 1895 5k 11/29/2003 Norma Adams   
duff-jas.txt Jas. Duff Wounded, 16 Dec 1920 1k 11/29/2003 Mary Lou Hudson   

Photos
File Description Date Submitter
gph51jessenap.txt Jessie Napier and Cora Grigsby 2004 Judy Mix
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gph52napierfa.txt Napier Family: 1938 2004 Judy Mix
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gph53napierfa.txt Napier Family: 1922 2004 Judy Mix
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gph54cowannap.txt Cowan Napier: 1911 2004 Judy Mix
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gph55napier.txt Napier: 1945 2004 Judy Mix
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gph56jessenap.txt Jesse Napier: 1905 2004 Judy Mix
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gph57coranapi.txt Cora Napier and Lizzie Girgsby 2004 Judy Mix
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gph58taltonje.txt Talton Jermome Napier 2004 Judy Mix
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gph59franklin.txt Franklin Napier 2004 Judy Mix
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gph60jamesear.txt James Earl Napier 2004 Judy Mix
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gph61jessenap.txt Jesse Napier 2004 Judy Mix
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gph62napiers.txt Napier's: 1965 2004 Judy Mix
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Wills
File
Description
Size
Date
Submitter
p362-001.txt Patterson, Mary "Couch" 2k 6/28/1998 J.P. Downard   
r620-001.txt Roark, Michael 3k 6/28/1998 J.P. Downard   

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