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Welcome to

Adair County,  Kentucky 

Hello, my name is  Suzanne Shephard, and I am the volunteer county coordinator for Adair County, Kentucky.  My sincerest gratitude to everyone who has submitted research, photos etc.

Please Note, I do not live in Kentucky any longer and can not do research for anyone.

 If you have any questions or would like to submit research information, you can contact me.

Adair County is proud to be a participant of the KYGenWeb.
If anyone is interested in becoming a participant in the KYGenWeb,
please contact the Kentucky State Coordinator, Sherri Hall Bradley.



  Special Notes from Adair County...


Adair County Land Grants 1802-1924.

Presented in the same format as
other land grant series books, this volume shows all the land grants
issued in the county from its formation in 1802 through 1924. Arranged
in alphabetical order by surname and then in chronological order under
that surname, the following information is shown: Name, acreage, date
surveyed, nearest waterway and the master book in which that land grant
information is found. The latter is not held in the county. Also shown
is a list of the 73 waterways in the county with the latitude and
longitude and maps depicting the boundary changes in the county over the
years. 68 pages plus supplemental information.


$15.00 in paper format; $10.00 as ebook(PDF).

Price includes shipping & handling for paper version, tax only to KY residents.

Gorin Genealogical Publishing
205 Clements Avenue
Glasgow, KY 42141-3409


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Suzanne Shephard, Adair County Coordinator, 2009


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