West-Central Kentucky History & Genealogy

Compiled by Jerry Long

View of Hawesville, Kentucky

View of Hawesville

Hancock County, Kentucky


A View of Hawesville
Claribel Henning Phillips (1932-1997) & the Hancock County, KY Archives
Hancock Clarion’s Biggest News Story: Murder of Henry Schafer
Hancock County Jail & Hanging Tree
Hancock County Poor Farm (1874-1956)
Historical Articles in the “Hancock Clarion”
Jeffrey’s Cliffs Conservation & Recreation Area
Lynching of Raymond Bushrod
Members of the Orphan Brigade from Hancock County
Pellville, Hancock County, KY
The Civil War in Hancock County


Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery
Blackford Baptist Church Cemetery
Davis Young – Holmes Cemetery
Hale – Isom Cemetery
Hale – Moorman Cemetery
Hale – Powers Cemetery
Hale – Sanders Cemetery
Hawesville Cemetery
Jarboe Cemetery
Mason – Blincoe Cemetery
Mount Eden Baptist Church Cemetery
Nichols Cemetery
Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Pellville Cemetery
Powers Cemetery
Rice Cemetery
Samuel Pate Cemetery
Thornton – Stephens Cemetery
William Pate Cemetery
Wolf Cemetery
Young Cemetery


Births & Deaths Recorded by Mary Walker Powers
First tax list, 1829
Hancock County Biographies – 1885
Hancock County Census Mortality Schedules
Hancock County Civil War Documents
Hancock County Obituary Index
Hancock County Veterans’ Graves
Hancock County, KY Wills 1829-1894