My name is J
Mike and I am your Kentucky host.
Many thanks to our longtime
state host, Cathy Schultz, for
all her hard work on these websites.
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to help you track your ancestors
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Originally a part of Virginia,
in 1792 Kentucky became the 15th
state to join the Union.
Largest city: Louisville
Statehood - June 1, 1792
Nickname - Bluegrass State
- United We Stand, Divided We
Bird - Cardinal | Animal - Gray
Squirrel | Horse - Thoroughbred
| Fish - Kentucky Bass
Insect - Viceroy butterfly |
Flower - Goldenrod | Tree -
Kentucky coffee tree
Mineral - Freshwater pearl |
Soil - Crider soil series |
Fossil - Brachiopod
The Regions of Kentucky
Jackson Purchase - Western Coal
Fields - Mississippi Plateau -
Outer Bluegrass - Inner
Bluegrass - Cumberland Plateau