Boyd County, Kentucky Genealogy

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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Archives<br> ====
  
==== Church  ====
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[http://kykinfolk.com/kyboyd/ Boyd County at Kentucky Kinfolk]<br>[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/toc.html Boyd County, Kentucky at USGenweb Archives] <br>[http://genealogytrails.com/ken/boyd/ Boyd County, KY at Genealogy Trails History Group]
  
LDS Ward and Branch&nbsp;Records
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==== Biographies etc. ====
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=358605&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+Boyd%2C+Ashland+%2D+Church+records&columns=*,0,0 Ashland]
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[http://genealogytrails.com/ken/boyd/bios.html Biographies for Boyd County Kentucky at Genealogy Trails History Group] <br>
  
==== Court  ====
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==== Cemeteries<br> ====
  
==== Land  ====
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[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/cems.html Boyd County Kentucky Cemeteries and Tombstones]&nbsp; [may need to scroll down the page to see]<br>[http://www.deliverancefarm.com/webdoc5.htm Klaiber Cemetery]&nbsp; scroll down page to see list of burials.<br>[http://genealogytrails.com/ken/boyd/cemindex.html Cemetery Transcriptions for Boyd County, Kentucky at Genealogy Trails History Group] <br>[http://www.kykinfolk.com/kyboyd/Cemeteries/cemeteries.htm Boyd County KYGenWeb Cemetery Project] <br>[http://www.interment.net/data/us/ky/boyd/catlettsburg/index.htm Catlettsburg Cemetery at Interment.net] <br>[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/kentucky/boyd_county_cemeteries.htm Boyd County Kentucky Cemetery Records at Access Genealogy] <br>[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/kentucky/boyd.html The Tombstone Transcription Project-Boyd County]
  
==== Local Histories  ====
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==== <br>Census<br> ====
  
==== Maps  ====
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[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/census.html Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-Census] <br>[http://www.census-online.com/links/KY/Boyd/ Census online-Boyd Co.,Kentucky] <br>[http://easternkentuckygenealogy.blogspot.com/2010/02/boyd-county-poor-house-1870.html Eastern Kentucky Genealogy-Boyd County, Kentucky Poor House 1870]
  
==== Military  ====
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==== Church <br> ====
  
==== Newspapers  ====
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LDS Ward Branch Records<br>[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=358605&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+Boyd%2C+Ashland+%2D+Church+records&columns=*,0,0 Ashland]
  
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==== History<br> ====
  
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Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-History http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/history.html<br>Wikipedia-Boyd County, Kentucky http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boyd_County,_Kentucky
  
==== Vital Records ====
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<br>Military<br>Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-Military http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/military.html<br>Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-World War I Memorial http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/ww1memorial.htm<br>Kentucky Genealogy Trails-Military Records for Boyd County Kentucky<br>http://genealogytrails.com/ken/boyd/military.html
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<br>Newspaper<br>Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives Newspapers http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/news.html
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<br>Obituaries<br>Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-Obituraries http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/obits.html
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<br>Vital Records<br>Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives- Deaths http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/deaths.html<br>Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-Marriages http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/marr.html<br>(Boyd County Kentucky) Marriages http://kykinfolk.com/kyboyd/Vitals/marriages1875/index.html<br>(Boyd County Kentucky) Negro Marriages http://kykinfolk.com/kyboyd/Vitals/marriagesnegro1895/index.html<br>Boyd County Marriage Index 1907 http://kykinfolk.com/kyboyd/Vitals/marriage1907.htm<br>
  
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==

Revision as of 14:48, 18 June 2010

 United States  > Kentucky > Boyd County

Contents

County Courthouse

Boyd County Courthouse, Catlettsburg, Ky.

History

Parent County

1860--Boyd County was created 16 February 1860 from Greenup, Carter and Lawrence Counties.
County seat: Catlettsburg [1]

Boundary Changes

There has been no changes to Boyd County boundaries since it was created.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Ashland Durbin Meads Sandy Furnace
Big Sandy Junction Fairview Millseat Savage Branch
Boltsfork Garner Normal Summit
Burnaugh Ironville Princess West Fairview
Cannonsburg Kavanaugh Rockdale Westwood
Catlettsburg Lockwood Rush Winslow
Coalton Mavity











Neighboring Counties

Resources

Archives

Boyd County at Kentucky Kinfolk
Boyd County, Kentucky at USGenweb Archives
Boyd County, KY at Genealogy Trails History Group

Biographies etc.

Biographies for Boyd County Kentucky at Genealogy Trails History Group

Cemeteries

Boyd County Kentucky Cemeteries and Tombstones  [may need to scroll down the page to see]
Klaiber Cemetery  scroll down page to see list of burials.
Cemetery Transcriptions for Boyd County, Kentucky at Genealogy Trails History Group
Boyd County KYGenWeb Cemetery Project
Catlettsburg Cemetery at Interment.net
Boyd County Kentucky Cemetery Records at Access Genealogy
The Tombstone Transcription Project-Boyd County


Census

Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-Census
Census online-Boyd Co.,Kentucky
Eastern Kentucky Genealogy-Boyd County, Kentucky Poor House 1870

Church

LDS Ward Branch Records
Ashland

History

Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-History http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/history.html
Wikipedia-Boyd County, Kentucky http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boyd_County,_Kentucky


Military
Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-Military http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/military.html
Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-World War I Memorial http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/ww1memorial.htm
Kentucky Genealogy Trails-Military Records for Boyd County Kentucky
http://genealogytrails.com/ken/boyd/military.html


Newspaper
Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives Newspapers http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/news.html


Obituaries
Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-Obituraries http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/obits.html


Vital Records
Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives- Deaths http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/deaths.html
Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-Marriages http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/marr.html
(Boyd County Kentucky) Marriages http://kykinfolk.com/kyboyd/Vitals/marriages1875/index.html
(Boyd County Kentucky) Negro Marriages http://kykinfolk.com/kyboyd/Vitals/marriagesnegro1895/index.html
Boyd County Marriage Index 1907 http://kykinfolk.com/kyboyd/Vitals/marriage1907.htm

Societies and Libraries 

Websites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).