monthly meeting of the
Magoffin Historical Society
will be on
Sunday, May 19, 2013, at 2 p.m.
In our library building located at:
191 South Church Street, Salyersville, KY
The Magoffin County Historical Society has chosen the
to be honored this year during our Founders Days Celebration!
August 27 - September 2, 2013
Please use the
links at the top and bottom of each page
to travel around our site - there are links provided along the way for you to
your comments, information, or questions. It's always a joy to hear from you!
We feel sure you
will enjoy your visit here and ask that you return often to read
of what's going on at our historical society, browse the
order publications that may help you in your family research. Don't forget to visit our
family photo albums
pages - your ancestors may be hiding there!
Don't miss our new album "Unknown Families". You may be able to help
identify some of these unknown ancestor photos!
popular area of our site is our
"Talk to Todd"
section. Todd Preston is President of the Magoffin County Historical Society. He
writes a regular column for the local Salyersville Independent newspaper and his columns
are published in this section every week. You're sure to find his columns
enjoyable and full of ancestral information. You are invited to send your
inquiries regarding your Magoffin County ancestors (your "brick walls"), or
simply contribute what you know about your eastern Kentucky ancestors. Your
help someone else tear down a "brick wall" of their own!
browsing, please be sure to check out the
learn how you
can become a member of the Historical Society and receive
The Journal, published quarterly
and chocked full of eastern Kentucky genealogy and history. You may want to
request a sample copy from a previous year for just $5.00 so that you can see how future
Journals will be of benefit to your research.
Welcome! Come back and visit often, as we are always adding new information!
County Historical Society Officers, Staff, and Volunteers
- Contact Information
historical society holds meetings each month on the third Sunday at 2 p.m.
at the location of their historical library at 191 South Church Street in
Salyersville. Everyone is welcome to attend. The group may also be
contacted by mail at Box 222, Salyersville, KY 41465
We check our mailbox often, waiting to hear from you with any family
information or queries. Write us at the address below or call us at the number
listed there. We are honored when researchers from around the country stop in to
visit or ask for help with their genealogy research, so stop by when you're in
- Postal address:
191 S. Church St., P.O. Box 222, Salyersville, KY 41465
- Open Monday through Friday, except holidays:
- 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
- Saturday hours by appointment only, please call on weekdays to arrange
- Electronic mail:
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Sharon Nelson Nutt
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