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''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Kentucky|Kentucky ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Boone_County,_Kentucky|Boone County]]''  
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Guide to '''Boone County Kentucky genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, military records, and immigration records.
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== County Courthouse  ==
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== Boone County Kentucky Courthouse  ==
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Boone County, Kentucky#Vital_Records|Birth]]*'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Boone County, Kentucky#Vital_Records|Marriage]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Boone County, Kentucky#Vital_Records|Death]]*'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Boone County, Kentucky#Census|Census]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Boone County, Kentucky#Land|Deeds]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Boone County, Kentucky#Probate|Wills]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1852
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| width="100%" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''*'''Many years between 1852 and 1911 are missing</center>
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== History  ==
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[http://www.boonecountyky.org/ Boone County Courthouse]<br>2950 E Washington Square<br>Burlington, KY 41005<br>Phone: 606.334.2112<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Boone County, Kentucky page 268, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
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== Boone County Kentucky History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
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'''1880--'''A disaster caused the loss of some records.  
 
'''1880--'''A disaster caused the loss of some records.  
  
== Places / Localities  ==
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== Boone County Kentucky Places / Localities  ==
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
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| Beaverlick  
 
| Beaverlick  
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| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Boone%2C+Big+Bone+Lick|subject|disp=Big Bone}}  
 
| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Boone%2C+Big+Bone+Lick|subject|disp=Big Bone}}  
| Hamilton  
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hamilton,_Kentucky Hamilton]
 
| Marydale  
 
| Marydale  
 
| Taylorsport
 
| Taylorsport
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| Bullitsburg (hist.)  
 
| Bullitsburg (hist.)  
 
| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Boone%2C+Hebron|subject|disp=Hebron}}  
 
| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Boone%2C+Hebron|subject|disp=Hebron}}  
| Oakbrook  
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oakbrook,_Kentucky Oakbrook]
| Union
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Union,_Kentucky Union]
 
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| Bullittsville  
 
| Bullittsville  
 
| Hopeful Heights  
 
| Hopeful Heights  
| Petersburg  
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Petersburg,_Boone_County,_Kentucky Petersburg]
 
| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Boone%2C+Verona|subject|disp=Verona}}
 
| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Boone%2C+Verona|subject|disp=Verona}}
 
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| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Boone%2C+Burlington|subject|disp=Burlington}}  
 
| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Boone%2C+Burlington|subject|disp=Burlington}}  
 
| Hueys Corners  
 
| Hueys Corners  
| Rabbit Hash  
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rabbit_Hash,_Kentucky Rabbit Hash]
 
| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Boone%2C+Walton|subject|disp=Walton}}
 
| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Boone%2C+Walton|subject|disp=Walton}}
 
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| Constance  
 
| Constance  
 
| Hume  
 
| Hume  
| Richwood  
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richwood,_Kentucky Richwood]
 
| Waterloo
 
| Waterloo
 
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*[[Switzerland County, Indiana|Switzerland County, Indiana]]
 
*[[Switzerland County, Indiana|Switzerland County, Indiana]]
  
== Resources  ==
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== Boone County Kentucky Genealogy Resources  ==
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[[Image:Kyboone.png|thumb|right|400px]]
  
 
==== African Americans  ====
 
==== African Americans  ====
  
''[[African American Research|United States African Americans]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kentucky African Americans|Kentucky African Americans]]''
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''[[African American Research|United States African Americans]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kentucky African Americans|Kentucky African Americans]]''  
  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kyafamer/ the KY African American Griots Project] ~ The Kentucky African American Griots Project  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kyafamer/ the KY African American Griots Project] ~ The Kentucky African American Griots Project  
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*[http://www.churchangel.com/kentucky.htm Kentucky Christian Church Directory] ~ ChurchAngel  
 
*[http://www.churchangel.com/kentucky.htm Kentucky Christian Church Directory] ~ ChurchAngel  
 
*[http://www.cdlex.org/index.cfm/NewsItem?ID=54078&From=Home Catholic Parishes in the Diocese of Lexington]  
 
*[http://www.cdlex.org/index.cfm/NewsItem?ID=54078&From=Home Catholic Parishes in the Diocese of Lexington]  
*[http://www.archlou.org/Parishes Catholic Parishes in the Archdiocese of Louisville]
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*[http://www.archlou.org/Parishes Catholic Parishes in the Archdiocese of Louisville]
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*[http://kdl.kyvl.org/cgi/t/text/text-idx?c=kyetexts;cc=kyetexts;view=toc;idno=B92-78-27212099 History of the Lutheran Churches in Boone County, Kentucky: Together with Sketches of the Pastors Who Have Served Them]
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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===== Bibliography  =====
 
===== Bibliography  =====
  
*'''[Craven]''' Craven, Patricia. ''The Craven Clan of Southwestern Pennsylvania and Various Kentucky Counties Nelson, Washington, Marion, Boone, Fayette, Jessamine, Henry''. Chicago, Ill.: P. Craven, 1988. {{FHL|672506|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 C855cr}}
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*'''[Craven]''' Craven, Patricia. ''The Craven Clan of Southwestern Pennsylvania and Various Kentucky Counties Nelson, Washington, Marion, Boone, Fayette, Jessamine, Henry''. Chicago, Ill.: P. Craven, 1988. {{FHL|672506|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 C855cr}}.
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*'''[Flournoy]''' Rivers, Flournoy. "The Flournoy Family," ''The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography,'' [http://www.jstor.org/stable/4241797 Vol. 2, No. 1 (Jul. 1894):81-90]; [http://www.jstor.org/stable/4241809 Vol. 2, No. 2 (Oct. 1894):190-213]; [http://www.jstor.org/stable/4241823 Vol. 2, No. 3 (Jan. 1895):318-327]; [http://www.jstor.org/stable/4241854 Vol. 2, No. 4 (Apr. 1895):437-447]; [http://www.jstor.org/stable/4241867 Vol. 3, No. 1 (Jul. 1895):67-79]; [http://www.jstor.org/stable/4241923 Vol. 3, No. 4 (Apr. 1896):414-416]; [http://www.jstor.org/stable/4241942 Vol. 4, No. 1 (Jul. 1896):97-101]. Digitized by JSTOR - free.
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*'''[Popham]''' Burgess, Jane F. "William Brown (1758-1843) of Culpeper and Rappahannock Cos., Va., and His Children," ''The Virginia Genealogist'', Vol. 46, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 2002):202-221. Digital version at [http://www.americanancestors.org/Search.aspx?Ca=098&Da=285 American Ancestors] ($); {{FHL|33159|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 B2vg v. 46}}.
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
*[http://www.etsu.edu/cass/archives] ~ The Archives of Appalachia
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*[http://www.etsu.edu/cass/archives/ The Archives of Appalachia]
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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*'''1800-1897''' - {{RecordSearch|1875188|Will Books A to L (1800-1897)|access=browse}} have been digitized by FamilySearch - free.
  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/category.aspx?cat=36 Search Tax, Criminal, Land and Wills Records]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Ancestry.com&nbsp; (subscription)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/category.aspx?cat=36 Search Tax, Criminal, Land and Wills Records]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Ancestry.com&nbsp; (subscription)
  
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==== Taxation  ====
 
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*'''1800''' - 1800 Tax List of {{PAGENAME}} is included in Clift's ''Second Census of Kentucky 1800,''<ref>G. Glenn Clift, ''Second Census of Kentucky 1800: A Privately Compiled and Published Enumeration of Tax Payers Appearing in the 79 Manuscript Volumes Extant of Tax Lists of the 42 Counties of Kentucky in Existence in 1800'' (1954; reprint, Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 2005).</ref> digitized by [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3720 Ancestry] ($).
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
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===== Birth  =====
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*'''1852-1859''' - Boone County Birth Index 1852-1859. Batch {{IGI|C517071}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">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.</ref>
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*'''1874-1875''' - Boone County Birth Index 1874-1875. Batch {{IGI|C517072}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1875''' - Boone County Birth Index 1875. Batch {{IGI|C517073}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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===== Marriage =====
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*'''1852-1860''' - Boone County Marriage Index 1852-1860. Batch {{IGI|M517071}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1875''' - Boone County Marriage Index 1875. Batch {{IGI|M517074}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1876-1878''' - Boone County Marriage Index 1876-1878. Batch {{IGI|M517075}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*[http://kyvitals.com The Kentucky Vital Records Project] Transcriptions of and Images of KY Death Certificates - A Work in Progress ~ The KY Vital Records Project  
 
*[http://kyvitals.com The Kentucky Vital Records Project] Transcriptions of and Images of KY Death Certificates - A Work in Progress ~ The KY Vital Records Project  
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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== Boone County Kentucky Genealogy Societies and Libraries  ==
  
 
*[http://www.kygenweb.net/contact/kysocieties.html Links and addresses to Kentucky genealogical and historical societies]
 
*[http://www.kygenweb.net/contact/kysocieties.html Links and addresses to Kentucky genealogical and historical societies]
  
== Web Sites ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Boone County Kentucky Genealogy Websites ==
  
 
*[http://kygenweb.net/ KYGenWeb project]. Has maps, name indexes, history or other information for each county. Select&nbsp;the county.  
 
*[http://kygenweb.net/ KYGenWeb project]. Has maps, name indexes, history or other information for each county. Select&nbsp;the county.  
 
*[http://kentucky.gov/Pages/home.aspx State of Kencucky Website]  
 
*[http://kentucky.gov/Pages/home.aspx State of Kencucky Website]  
 
*[http://usgwarchives.net/ky/kyfiles.html USGenWeb Kentucky Archives] ~ Kentucky in the USGenWeb Archives ~ Vital statistics, maps, obituaries, Bible records, tombstone transcriptions and many other records.  
 
*[http://usgwarchives.net/ky/kyfiles.html USGenWeb Kentucky Archives] ~ Kentucky in the USGenWeb Archives ~ Vital statistics, maps, obituaries, Bible records, tombstone transcriptions and many other records.  
*[http://usgenweb.org] USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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*[http://usgenweb.org/ USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*{{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Boone|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Boone|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KY/Boone/ Boone County,&nbsp;Kentucky Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KY/Boone/ Boone County,&nbsp;Kentucky Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
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== Boone County Kentucky Genealogy References  ==
  
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Guide to Boone County Kentucky genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, military records, and immigration records.

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Contents

Boone County Kentucky Courthouse

Beginning Dates for Boone County, Kentucky Government Records
Birth* Marriage Death* Census Deeds Wills
1852 1798 1852 1810 1799 1800
*Many years between 1852 and 1911 are missing
Boone County, Kentucky Courthouse.JPG

Boone County Courthouse
2950 E Washington Square
Burlington, KY 41005
Phone: 606.334.2112[1]

Boone County Kentucky History

Parent County

1798--Boone County was created 13 December 1798 from Campbell County.
County seat: Burlington [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1880--A disaster caused the loss of some records.

Boone County Kentucky Places / Localities

Populated Places

Beaverlick Florence Kensington Stringtown
Belleview Francisville Limaburg Sugartit
Big Bone Hamilton Marydale Taylorsport
Bullitsburg (hist.) Hebron Oakbrook Union
Bullittsville Hopeful Heights Petersburg Verona
Burlington Hueys Corners Rabbit Hash Walton
Constance Hume Richwood Waterloo
Devon Idlewild

Neighboring Counties

Boone County Kentucky Genealogy Resources

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African Americans

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Biographies

Cemeteries

Kentucky cemetery records often identify birth, death, relationship, and military information, as well as religious affiliation.

Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
18001,534
18103,608135.2%
18206,54281.3%
18309,07538.7%
184010,03410.6%
185011,18511.5%
186011,1960.1%
187010,696−4.5%
188011,99612.2%
189012,2462.1%
190011,170−8.8%
19109,420−15.7%
19209,5721.6%
19309,5950.2%
194010,82012.8%
195013,01520.3%
196021,94068.6%
197032,81249.6%
198045,84239.7%
199057,58925.6%
200085,99149.3%
Est. 2008115,22134.0%
http://ukcc.uky.edu/~census/21015.txt


1810, 1820, 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920, and 1930 federal population schedules of Boone County are available online. For tips on accessing census records online, see Kentucky Census. If you're having trouble finding your ancestors in online indexes, try checking printed indexes. Created by local experts familiar with the area's families, these indexes are often transcribed more accurately than online nationwide indexes.

See Kentucky Population Schedule Indexes: Fiche, Film, or Book for more information about statewide printed indexes.

Church

Court

Genealogy

It is anticipated that this bibliography will eventually identify all known family histories published about residents of this county. Use this list to:

  • Locate publications about direct ancestors
  • Find the most updated accounts of an ancestor's family
  • Identify publications, to quote Elizabeth Shown Mills, about an ancestor's "FAN Club" [Friends, Associates, and Neighbors]
Bibliography

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Miscellaneous

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate


Taxation

  • 1800 - 1800 Tax List of Boone County, Kentucky is included in Clift's Second Census of Kentucky 1800,[3] digitized by Ancestry ($).

Vital Records

Birth
  • 1852-1859 - Boone County Birth Index 1852-1859. Batch C517071 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1874-1875 - Boone County Birth Index 1874-1875. Batch C517072 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1875 - Boone County Birth Index 1875. Batch C517073 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
Marriage
  • 1852-1860 - Boone County Marriage Index 1852-1860. Batch M517071 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1875 - Boone County Marriage Index 1875. Batch M517074 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1876-1878 - Boone County Marriage Index 1876-1878. Batch M517075 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
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Boone County Kentucky Genealogy Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Boone County Kentucky Genealogy Websites


Boone County Kentucky Genealogy References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Boone County, Kentucky page 268, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. G. Glenn Clift, Second Census of Kentucky 1800: A Privately Compiled and Published Enumeration of Tax Payers Appearing in the 79 Manuscript Volumes Extant of Tax Lists of the 42 Counties of Kentucky in Existence in 1800 (1954; reprint, Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 2005).
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 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.