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Welcome to Jackson County, KY
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Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical and historical data and placing it online for the free use of all researchers.

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We regret that we are unable to do personal research for anyone..
All data we come across will be added to this site.
We thank you for visiting and hope you'll come back again to view the updates we make to this site


County Information

Formed in 1858 and named after Andrew Jackson.
County Seat is McKee.

Communities in Jackson County

Annville -- McKee (county seat)  -- Tyner
Bond * Brazil * Dabolt * Egypt * Gray Hawk * Letterbox * Moores Creek * Sandgap *
Parrot * Fox Town * Gray Hawk

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Types of Data We're Looking to Post Online
Send transcribed biographies, obituaries, vital records, census records, newsp aper gleanings, military records,
or if you have walked cemeteries and have transcribed those names and dates,and any other type of data you think would be helpful to researchers

Online Data


Birth Records


Census Records

Church Histories / Records

County Records

Death Records

Family Bibles and Records

History Topics

Marriage Records

Military Records

Miscellaneous Data

Newspaper Gleanings

Obituaries and Death Notices

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Feb 2016: Death Records; bio for MORRIS; Obits: HACKER, MCDOWELL, SMITH, MCKINNEY, BEGLEY, WINSTEAD; Birth announcements: GABBARD, SANDLIN


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Surrounding Counties
Estill County (north)
Lee County (northeast)
Owsley County (east)
Clay County (southeast)
Laurel County (southwest)
Rockcastle County (west)
Madison County (northwest)

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