Boyd County, Kentucky Genealogy

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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
 
==== Archives &amp; Libraries<br> ====
 
 
[http://www.thebookplace.org/ Boyd County Public Library]
 
  
 
==== Biographies, Family Histories/Trees, GEDCOM files&nbsp;etc.  ====
 
==== Biographies, Family Histories/Trees, GEDCOM files&nbsp;etc.  ====
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==== Cemeteries<br> ====
 
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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]  
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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]
  
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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]  
 
[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]  
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==== <br>Military<br> ====
 
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[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/military.html Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-Military]<br>[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/ww1memorial.htm Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-World War I Memorial] <br>[http://genealogytrails.com/ken/boyd/military.html Kentucky Genealogy Trails-Military Records for Boyd County Kentucky]
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[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/military.html Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-Military]<br>[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/ww1memorial.htm Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-World War I Memorial] <br>[http://genealogytrails.com/ken/boyd/military.html Kentucky Genealogy Trails-Military Records for Boyd County Kentucky]  
  
 
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[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/news.html Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives Newspapers]&nbsp;
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==== <br>Obituaries<br> ====
 
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[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/obits.html Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-Obituraries]
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[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/boyd/obits.html Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-Obituraries]  
  
 
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Revision as of 13:07, 25 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

Biographies, Family Histories/Trees, GEDCOM files 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
Wikipedia-Boyd County, Kentucky


Military

Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-Military
Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-World War I Memorial
Kentucky Genealogy Trails-Military Records for Boyd County Kentucky


Newspaper

Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives Newspapers 


Obituaries

Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-Obituraries


Vital Records

Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives- Deaths
Boyd County, Kentucky USGenweb Archives-Marriages
(Boyd County Kentucky) Marriages
(Boyd County Kentucky) Negro Marriages
Boyd County Marriage Index 1907

Societies and Libraries 

Boyd County Historical Society
2734 Jackson Avenue
Ashland KY 41101

Catlettsburg Historical Society
3420 Spring Street
Catlettsburg KY 41129

Websites

References

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