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Kentucky Genealogy and History

Welcome to Martin County, KY
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Formed in 1870, the county is named for Congressman John Preston Martin.
Its county seat is Inez.
Cities and Towns
* Inez * Lovely * Pilgrim * Laura * Tomahawk * Warfield * Job

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Website Updates: WWII Casualties; Death Notices; The Endicott family Bio; 1883 Pensioners; 1880 Federal Census (Warfield & Precinct #4); 

Lawrence County (northwest)
Wayne County, West Virginia (northeast, across the Tug Fork of the Big Sandy River)
Mingo County, West Virginia (southeast, across the Tug Fork)
Pike County (south)
Floyd County (southwest)
Johnson County (west)

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