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Fayette County (KY) Genealogical Society

The Fayette County

Genealogical Society


Civil War Era Interments in the Lexington (KY) National Cemetery
This comprehensive list is provided to the society by
Melvin E. Hurst.

Surnames A through C
Surnames D through I
Surnames J through O
Surnames P through T
Surnames U through Z

The society is still interested in locating information on all cemeteries in Fayette Co. to compile listings for publication in its quarterly journal. Of particular interest is collecting information on individuals whose burial locations were changed. Where were they originally interred and where located later? If you would like to contribute information to this project, please contact
Debbie Steuart. A current comprehensive alphabetic list of Fayette County cemetery names is available through Index of Fayette County Cemeteries. The list can also be viewed by cemetery type.

About the Society

Membership is open to anyone interested in the history of old Fayette County, Kentucky, as well as the 

present county. Dues are $12.00 single, $17.00 family and $200.00 life. Membership includes a subscription 

to The Fayette County (KY) Genealogical Society Quarterly.To join, send your dues to the Fayette County (KY) Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 8113, Lexington, Kentucky 40533-8113.

Society Meetings
The Fayette County (KY) Genealogical society meets the first Monday of the month, usually at Hunter 

Presbyterian Church located at the corner of Nicholasville Road and Rosemont Garden in Lexington. 

Meetings begin at 7:30. If the meeting date falls on a holiday, it will be held the next night. Information on meetings scheduled for locations other than Hunter Presbyterian Church will be listed in the local newspaper.

2001 Meetings schedule

March 5th-  Cemetery Research- "Carved in Stone"  by Gwen & Bill Tippie

April  2nd-  Show and Tell. Bring something to share that you enjoy, book, newsletter, genealogy reference or research tool that has been a help to you.

May 7th -    WPA Records -  Jim Prichard
June  4th -  Tour of Western Suburb in Lexington, West Short @ St Paul west
July  2nd -
August 6th -
Sept  4th - Tuesday
Oct   1 - Halloween Special
Nov  5th -
Dec 3 - Christmas PotLuck

If anyone  would like to do a presentation to the club,

 please e-mail Debbie Steuart or call 859-224-9406.


For suggestions, information, or

to contribute to this website,

contact Diane Montgomery Parsons


Resources Available from the Society

1850 Census Fayette Co., Ky - $28.00
Index for (1986-1990) Quarterly - $8.00
Versailles (Woodford County KY) Cemetery - $18.00
Back issues of
The Quarterly - $3.00/ea
Marriages for Fayette Co., Ky Through 1850 - $18.00
KY residents add 6% sales tax. Shipping costs - 

$3.00 up to $20.00 purchased; 

$4.00 over $20.00 purchased.
Send publication orders to the 

Fayette County (KY) Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 8113,

 Lexington, Kentucky 40533-8113.

2001-2002 Officers and Board Members
Louise Sutherland
Deborah Steuart
Recording Secretary:
Brenda Young
Corresponding Secretary:
Diane M. Parsons
Melvin E. Hurst

Board Members
Gwen Tippie
Helen Sutherland
John W. Picklesimer

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Maintained by Diane Montgomery Parsons


updated November 2003