Published January 1999
by Clearfield Co .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
This book is exactly what I was looking for. I recently found family in this part of Kentucky and was looking to see their history. I was born in Jefferson County Kentucky and know that history. Shelby County is close to Louisville but different being a small town and county.5/5(1). Welcome to The Shelby County Kentucky Historical Society. Membership in the Shelby County Historical Society is open to all who are interested in the study and preservation of the history of Shelby County, its communities and families. Members receive newsletters keeping them informed of upcoming meetings, local projects and topics of local. The New History of Shelby County [Shelby County Historical Society] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The New History of Shelby County. Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books Get print book. No eBook available History of Shelby County, Kentucky. George Lee Willis. Cook & McDowell Publications, - Registers of births, etc - pages. 0 Reviews.
Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books. Get print book. No eBook available. AbeBooks; Amazon; Find in a library History of Shelby County, Kentucky George Lee Willis Snippet view - . Books-A-Million; IndieBound; Find in a library; History of Shelby County, Kentucky George Lee Willis Snippet view - History of Shelby County, Kentucky George Lee Willis No preview available - View all». The baby county was named for brand-new Kentucky 's brand new first Governor, Isaac Shelby, of "Traveler's Rest," then and now in Lincoln County. He signed the act, creating the County and naming commissioners, on J , and on the same day appointed . Shelby County was for a long time the geographical center of the United States and for a longer period its center of population. It was Squire Boone, the younger brother of Daniel Boone, who began the settlement of Shelby County Territory, around The first of Shelby's peculiarly large number of Stations was that of the "Painted Stone.".
The idea was to provide a single entry point for all counties in Kentucky, where collected databases would be stored. In addition, the databases would be indexed and cross-linked, so that even if an individual were found in more than one county, they could be located in the index. In the s, the Shelby County Historical Society volunteers earmarked plus cemeteries and published their findings in a book “Cemeteries of Shelby County Kentucky” available in the reference section at the public library. Many of these cemeteries have . History of Shelby County, Kentucky book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Shelby County was for a long time the geographical cent. The first Shelby County Quarterly Court, forerunner of today's Board of Commissioners, convened on May 1, , and established governmental functions for a new wilderness county that still exists today in an urban government with a $ million budget. Shelby County was carved out of Chickasaw Indian hunting grounds.