History of Maysville and Mason County.

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Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ Author: G. Glenn Clift. History of Maysville and Mason County. [database on-line]. Provo, UT: Operations Inc, Historical Marker #68 in Maysville commemorates the founding of that Mason County city. Originally called Limestone and located on the Ohio River, Maysville, like Cumberland Gap in the Appalachian Mountains, was a natural avenue for the earliest settlers to enter Kentucky.

In later years, African American slaves also sought freedom and opportunity by way of Maysville. Get this from a library. History of Maysville and Mason County. [G Glenn Clift; Mason County Historical Society (Ky.)]. History of Mason County, West Virginia [Mason County History Book Committee] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

History of Mason County, West Virginia /5(2). Welcome to Genealogy in Mason County, Kentucky. My name is Marla McCullough and I'm your Mason County KYGenWeb coordinator. The KYGenWeb is the founding member of the USGenWeb Project, a volunteer group dedicated to keeping genealogy FREE on the Internet.

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by G. Glenn Clift. Originally published inthis a modern day reprint by Whipporwill Publication. Title page states that this is Volume I, no additional volumes were ever published. Very Nice condition, cover and inside pages are nice and clean, book is as new.

Includes a lot of history. Participants can collect stamps from stops on The B-Line to claim prizes including t-shirts, hats, whiskey stones, and more. Maysville’s Old Pogue Distillery has a history dating back to the years following the Civil War.

Inthe original Pogue distillery, Kentucky registered distillery No. 3, was established in Maysville, Mason County. Mason County was created 5 November from Bourbon County.; County seat: Maysville For animated maps illustrating Kentucky county boundary changes, "Rotating Formation Kentucky County Boundary Maps" () may be.

Mason County was created in as one of the nine counties from the Kentucky District. It was taken from Bourbon County in and lies in the northeastern corner of the state bording Ohio. This book is a traditional county history book that covers the usual : Southern Historical Press.

Mason County was created in as one of the nine counties from the Kentucky District. It was taken from Bourbon County in and lies in the northeastern corner of the state bordering Ohio. This book is a traditional county history book that covers the usual topics. Pre USGenWeb Archives Mason County Newspaper Articles, Notices and Obituaries George Galbreath, Obituary, Maysville Bulletin, J Book of grants, Family History Library Deeds ; indexes Family History Library Index to An illustrated atlas of Mason County, Kentucky, Family History Library Lincoln and Fayette County land entries, ; military land entries, ; May's land entries and index, Family History Library Mason.

The first tavern license in Mason County was issued to David Broderick in The “Cane Brake” is one of the original log cabins erected in Washington during the ’s. The dense brakes of cane in the area, which reached heights of 6 to 12 feet, was an indication of fertile soil, provided food for livestock and hollow poles for.

History of Maysville and Mason County Located in Mason County along the banks of the Ohio River in northeastern Kentucky lies the river port of Maysville, an 's era river town. Just a short trip up the Buffalo Trace is the Washington Historic District; an authentic pioneer community of s log cabins, shops and museums.

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The county is named for George Mason, a Virginia delegate to the U.S. Constitutional Convention, known as the "Father of the Bill of Rights".

Mason County was partitioned from Bourbon County, Kentucky by an act of the Kentucky Legislature in Cities and Towns. Dover - Germantown - Maysville - Mayslick - Sardis - Washington.

A lovely gravestone in the Maysville Cemetery, located in Mason County, holds the records of the Mitchell family. Charles S. Mitchell was born in in the county, a life-long resident, the son of Ignatius Mitchell and Mildred Smith. Ignatius was born in Baltimore County, Maryland, was a Sergeant in the Revolutionary War and received.

Mason has been the largest town in Mason County for most of its history. Since its population has generally ranged between an estimated 1, and 2, people; the population was 2, The town is the center of the county for business, education, and social life. Still, four men, including young Bolt, were now dead in what would become known as the Mason County War, or the Hoodoo War.

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In his book Ten Texas Feuds, historian C.L. Sonnichsen wrote that Hoodoos were the members of a vigilance committee which attempted, by ambushes and midnight hangings, to get rid of the thieves and outlaws who had been Author: Historynet Staff. The horrors of cholera epidemics throughout the 19th century devastated families.

In the disease ran rampant, beginning in Maysville, Mason County, in May. Cholera spread quickly throughout the state. Nineteen members of one Bourbon County family were victims; in Scott County, sixteen from one family. From Collin’s History of Kentucky, ‘Over persons.

Buy History of Maysville and Mason County. by G. Glenn Clift, Mason County Historical Society (Ky.) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition.

CONTENTS KENTUCKY ANCESTORS GENEALOGICAL QUARTERLY OF THE KENTUCKY HISTORICAL SOCIETY Listed below are the contents of Kentucky Ancestors from the first issue in to the current issue in a searchable PDF format.

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Lookup People, Phone Numbers, Addresses & More in Maysville, KY. Whitepages is the largest and most trusted online phone book and directory. Mason County, Kentucky Deed Book A () (Source: MyHeritage) ($) Libraries, Museums, Archives Family History Library Holdings (Source: FamilySearch). It was taken from Bourbon County in and lies in the northeastern corner of the state bording Ohio.

This book is a traditional county history book that covers the usual topics. It also has considerable material bearing on the history of Washington, the early county seat, and Maysville, or Limestone as it was known in pioneer days.

Mission. The Kentucky Gateway Museum Center educates visitors by offering dynamic collections, exhibits, and a genealogical-historical library. The Kentucky Gateway Museum Center is the operating entity of the Maysville and Mason. For more on Maysville and Mason County follow the CVB on Facebook and Instagram page @VisitMaysvilleKY.

The Greathouse home, built inis located on Key Pike. Maysville KY Phone: () ; Maysville Fire Department Fire and emergency services Bridge Street Maysville KY Phone: () ; Mason County Public Library Maysville library services, reference materials and research assistance East Third Street Maysville KY Phone: () Email: masoncolibrary.

The Mason County Historical Society is a private, non-profit educational organization, formally organized on Novem THE SOCIETY’S MISSION AND PURPOSE IS: To foster a deeper understanding of and appreciation for Mason County history.

To collect, preserve, and present for viewing historically important artifacts, archives, and. With Black History Month beginning today, Feb.

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