monthly meeting of the
Magoffin Historical Society
will be on
Sunday, September 21, 2014, at 2 p.m.
In our library building located at:
191 South Church Street, Salyersville, KY
NEW PUBLICATIONS READY!
FIVE – LIFE ALONG THE LICKING RIVER - INDEX and More!
The Index to the first four volumes of the Life Along the Licking River
series is now complete. In addition
to the 163 page index, this volume five also has 300 pages of additional
stories, pictures and information
people and history of Magoffin County. Cost $33 by mail from the
County Historical Society,
PO Box 222, Salyersville, KY 41465.
Copies of the first volumes are still available. Volume 1 covers material
from the head of the Licking River
to the vicinity of Royalton, KY. Volume 2 contains material around
Royalton to Ivyton. Volume 3 has stories
of the Salyersville area from early days to the present and Volume 4 from
Salyersville to Morgan Co. KY.
SIX – SALUTE TO VETERANS
420 pages, soft cover, 8 ½ x 11 inches, contains material on military men
beginning with the surname Slusher and
continuing through Yates. Covers time period of World War I to present
Cost: $33 postpaid by mail from Magoffin County Historical Society,
PO Box 222,
YEARS OF COOKING IN MAGOFFIN COUNTY, KENTUCKY
Now printed and for sale ($33 postpaid)
by the Magoffin County Historical Society,
PO Box 222,
41465. The 439
page volume, 8 1/2x11 inches,
soft cover with plastic overlays and ring binding, contains 410 pages of
and stories with an index to recipes and contributors. This book is one of the Sesquicentennial
projects undertaken by the
society to celebrate
Family INDEX -
more than just an index!
It is also comprised of fourteen individual articles and/or information
that were not in the first four
Whitaker Family Book Volumes. Kay Bentley
produced a typed listing of the Whitaker Family Books
name/subject and page number for Volume I through IV. Bob and Betty
Whittaker sorted the
index alphabetically and inserted the extra material
included in this new volume.
thank Kay Bentley and Bob and Betty Whittaker for their work!
You can view and print the order form
BECOME A MEMBER!
The Magoffin County
Historical Society invites you to join us!
receive our printed journals that are
mailed out quarterly (usually February,
June, September, and December). Each Journal contains at least 40 pages of
on eastern Kentucky genealogy and history. We print family articles and
stories about our people and area. We collect and print church, school,
and court records from the past.
See our Membership Page for information -
Photos Have Been Added To Our Photo Albums**
Photo Albums to see the newest
Thanks to MANY people who've sent old family photos to post on our site!