Fayette County Kentucky Family History References, Publications

Fayette County KY -  
References, Publications, Lookups,  Researchers

Kentucky Births 1911 - 1980 from Robin

Kentucky Marriages 1797-1865 and Kentucky Obituaries 1787-1856 compiled by G.Glenn Clift  list marriages and obituaries that ran in Lexington, KY newspapers.  Lookups by
Marilyn McGuire 

Books We Own - Volunteer Lookups for Kentucky

Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness

Obituary Lookup Volunteers - Kentucky

postcard, carnegie library, lexington, ky
Carnegie [former public] Library, Lexington Kentucky

Fayette County Records Held by KDLA
Fayette County (KY) County Clerk's records
"Old" Surveys, 1783-1876
Burnt Records - Index, 1794-1796
Auditors' List of Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1874-1877
Death Records, 1886-1902
Marriage bonds, 1803-1898
Marriage books (indexed), 1898-1984
Death Records, 1886-1902
Deed books, 1782-1984
Deeds and Mortgages, 1813-1875
Deeds and Mortgages - General Index, 1874-1969
General index to deeds-grantee, 1794-1946
General index to deeds-grantor 1794-1901
Estate Papers, 1800-1951
Settlement of Estates Books - Index, 1803-1892
Estate Settlement Books (with Indexes), 1876-1977
Executor Bond Books, 1824-1939
Will books, 1793-1988
Guardian Bond Books, 1803-1939
Lunacy Inquest Books, 1880s-1918
General index to wills, [178-]-1948
Mortgage Books, 1821-1985
Mortgages - General Indexes, 1871-1967
Land Procession Reports, 1818-1832
Processioners' and Commissioners' Reports for Land Division, 1812-1898
Record of Land Sold for Taxes, 1872-1881
Sheriffs' Land Sales for Taxes Book, 1888-1939
General index to deeds-grantee 1820-1872
Order books, 1803-1985
Order Books - General Index, 1790-1969

Fayette County (KY) Circuit Court's records
Land Transfers - General Cross Index, 1792-1816
Land Trial Record Books, 1791-1825
Cases - General Cross Index, 1797-1843
Civil Cases - General Cross Index, 1844-1886
Civil Cases - Plaintiffs and Defendants General Cross Index, 1867-1973
Civil Execution Books (with Indexes), 1862-1896
Commissioners' Record of Claims Against Estates Book (Indexed), 1891-1944
Memorandum Books, 1838-1912
Civil Motion Docket Books, 1893-1945
Real Estate Documents, 1840s-1940s

Fayette County (Ky.). Quarterly Court
Criminal Order Books, 1877-1969 
Execution Books, 1864-1937

Fayette References, Publications
Fayette County Reference List
Family & Other Papers
Kentucky Newspapers on Microfilm
Kentucky Explorer Magazine
Kentucky Research Outline - LDS Family History Library
Sandi Gorin's Ky Tips Forum

Professional (Paid) Researchers
Kentucky Historical Society Staff
List - Ky Dept. for Libraries and Archives

Kentucky & General References, Publications
KY Virtual Library
Digital Book Index
The Kentucky Genealogical Society
Genealogy at the Allen County Public Library
Libraries on the Web from Berkeley
The National Archives - Archival Research Catalog (ARC)
USA Research Outline - LDS Family History Library
Contact Information: County and State Vital Records
Where to Write for Vital Records - all States and Territories
Measuring America: The Decennial Censuses (.pdf file)
Rootsweb's Guide to Tracing Family Trees
Internet Genealogy - What's Good - What's Not...
Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter
Cyndi's List - Kentucky

Places to Order Books, etc.
Buy your Own Census Microfilm
Kentucky Records Series - Cook Publications
Frontier Press Bookstore
Genealogy Books
Genealogical Publishing Company & Clearfield
Glover's Bookery
Heritage Books
Mountain Press
National Archives Microfilm Rental
Quintin Publications
SK Publications 1810-1850 Census books
Byron Sistler and Associates, Inc.
Willow Bend Books

KYGenWeb logo

small red arrowBack to Fayette County Genealogy and History

2003 - 2006 Pam Brinegar