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|Carter County, Kentucky|
Location in the state of Kentucky
Location of Kentucky in the U.S.
|Founded||February 9, 1838|
Carter County Kentucky Courthouse
Carter County Kentucky History
Carter County Kentucky Places / Localities
|Access||Fairview Hill||Johns Run||Rooney|
|Beech Grove||Fultz||Leon||Smiths Creek|
|Beetle||Garvin Ridge||Limestone||Smoky Valley|
|Boone Furnace||Gesling||McGlone Creek||Soldier|
|Charlotte Furnace||Grahn||Music||Straight Creek|
|Clark Hill||Grayson||North Branch||The Crossroads (hist.)|
|Cory||Gregoryville||Offill's Mill (hist.)||Upper Tygart|
|Counts Crossroads||Hayward||Olive Hill||Wesleyville|
|Denton||Iron Hill||Poplar||Williams Creek|
Carter County Kentucky Genealogy Resources
- the KY African American Griots Project ~ The Kentucky African American Griots Project
- Sandi Gorin's Tips ~ Hangings in Kentucky 1792 - 1900
Biographies, Family Histories/Trees, GEDCOM files etc.
Kentucky cemetery records often identify birth, death, relationship, and military information, as well as religious affiliation.
- Kentucky Historical Society Cemetery Search can be searched by name, place and/or date. This database has hundreds of thousands of names transcribed from gravestones across Kentucky.
- Find A Grave can be searched by the name of a person or family to find where a person is buried. Usually gives birth and death dates often with a picture of the tombstone. May give obituaries, names of family members and links to their information in Find A Grave.
- Find A Grave also gives a list of cemeteries in Carter County and links to the information for the individuals buried there,
- Kentucky Cemeteries lists the national cemeteries in Kentucky with links to their web sites. The first link under Online Kentucky Cemeteries goes to the Kentucky section of Interment.net
- Carter Co. KY USGenWeb Tombstone Project usually gives the names of the deceased in alphabetical order by last name with birth and death dates plus any remarks.
- The Family History Library Catalog lists some records of cemeteries in Carter County. Some of the books or others may be on Google Books or available at public libraries.
- ePodunk list of Carter County cemeteries gives the names of the cemeteries in the county with a link to more information such as address, phone number, and web site.
- Carter County Kentucky Cemetery Index
For tips on accessing Carter County, Kentucky census records online, see: Kentucky Census.
- Access Genealogy, Carter County Kentucky Census Records
- Carter County, KY Census Records
Census Online, Carter County Kentucky
- Kentucky Christian Church Directory ~ ChurchAngel
- Catholic Parishes in the Diocese of Lexington
- Catholic Parishes in the Archdiocese of Louisville
- Carter County Military Page
- Military Resources ~ Revolutionary War through Civil War
- Korean War Memorial Korean War Memorial for Soliders from KY ~ KYGenWeb
- Fallen Soldiers in WWI from KY ~ Fallen Soldiers in WWI from Kentucky
- KY Postcards Kentucky Postcards ~ The USGenWeb Archives Penny Postcard Project
- The KYGenWeb Footsteps ~ The Kentucky Footsteps Archives ~ KYGenWeb Special Project
- Newspaper Articles and Newspaper Related Links
- Kentucky News - Kentucky Newspaper Index with links
- Another Kentucky Newspaper Index with links
- Kentucky Newspapers on Microfilm - Kentucky Newspapers Available On Microfilm
- KY Footsteps Archives ~ KY Footsteps List Archives - thousands of obituaries here ~ KYGenWeb Project
- KY Obituary Sources ~ Kentucky Obituary Sources ~ Compiled by the KYGenWeb Project
- Links to research and locate obituaries
- Browning Genealogy Database ~ The Browning Genealogy Database - A Collection of Obituaries Compiled by Charles Browning.
- USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project ~ Kentucky Obituary Project
- Afrigeneas ~ African American death notices, obituaries and funeral programs compiled by users from current newspapers and historical sources
- Obituary Depot ~ Kentucky Newspaper Citations
- Obituary Daily Times ~ Citations to over 15,000,000 obituaries including interactive search function
- Nashville Advocate ~ Death Abstracts from the Nashville Christian Advocate
- 1835-1958 - Will Books 1 to 3 (1835-1958) have been digitized by FamilySearch - free.
- 1852-1862 - Carter County Birth Index 1852-1862. Batch C517201 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1875-1876 - Carter County Birth Index 1875-1876. Batch C517202 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1852-1862 - Carter County Marriage Index 1852-1862. Batch M517201 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1875 - Carter County Marriage Index 1875. Batch M517203 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1876-1878 - Carter County Marriage Index 1876-1878. Batch M517204 at FamilySearch - free.
- Carter County Kentucky Births
- Carter County Kentucky Deaths
- Carter County KY Marriages
Carter County, Kentucky Marriages 1839-1878
- The Kentucky Vital Records Project Transcriptions of and Images of KY Death Certificates - A Work in Progress ~ The KY Vital Records Project
- KY Births & Christenings ~ Kentucky Births and Christenings, 1839-1960 Family Search
- KY Deaths & Burials ~ KY Deaths & Burials 1843 - 1970
- KY Marriage Records ~ KY Marriages 1783 - 1979 ~ Family Search
- Searchable KY Vital Records ~ Searchable databases of KY Births, Deaths & Marriages
- Kentucky Marriage Records 1973 - 2000 ~ Kentucky Marriage Records - 1973 - 2000
- KY Divorces 1973 - 1993 ~ Kentucky Divorce Records 1973 - 1993 ~ University of Kentucky Vital Records Databases
- The Social Security Death Index The Social Security Death Index - Searchable
Carter County Kentucky Genealogy Societies and Libraries
Carter County Kentucky Genealogy Websites
- Carter County Kentucky USGenWeb Project
- KYGenWeb project. Has maps, name indexes, history or other information for each county. Select the county.
- State of Kencucky Website
- USGenWeb Kentucky Archives ~ Kentucky in the USGenWeb Archives ~ Vital statistics, maps, obituaries, Bible records, tombstone transcriptions and many other records.
-  USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Carter County, Kentucky Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
Carter County Kentucky Genealogy References
- ↑ Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Carter County, Kentucky page 269, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/f/f1/Igikentuckyaf.pdf.
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