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''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] &nbsp;[[Kentucky|Kentucky&nbsp;]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] &nbsp;[[Boyle_County,_Kentucky|Boyle County]]''  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Boyle County Kentucky genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, military records, and immigration records.
  
[[Image:Boyle_County,_Kentucky_Courthouse.JPG|thumb|right|400px|Boyle County Courthouse, Danville, Ky.]]
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{{KYDC}}
  
== History  ==
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Boyle County
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| adoption_sign = Adoption KYGenWeb
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| county_map = Boyle_County_svg.png
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| state = Kentucky
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| state_map = Kentucky.png
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| founded year = 1842
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| founded date = February 15
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| seat wl = Danville
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}}
  
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== Boyle County Kentucky Courthouse  ==
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#ffcc99" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Beginning Dates for {{PAGENAME}} Government Records'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Boyle County, Kentucky#Vital_Records|Birth]]*'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Boyle County, Kentucky#Vital_Records|Marriage]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Boyle County, Kentucky#Vital_Records|Death]]*'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Boyle County, Kentucky#Census|Census]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Boyle County, Kentucky#Land|Deeds]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Boyle County, Kentucky#Probate|Wills]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1852
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1842
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1852
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1850
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1842
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1842
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|-
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| width="100%" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''*'''Many years between 1852 and 1911 are missing</center>
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[[Image:Boyle County, Kentucky Courthouse.JPG|thumb|right|200px|Boyle County, Kentucky Courthouse.JPG]] [http://www.boyleky.com/ Boyle County Courthouse]<br>321 W Main Street #123<br>Danville, KY 40422<br>Phone: 606.238.1110<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Boyle 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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== Boyle County Kentucky History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1842'''--Boyle County&nbsp;was&nbsp;created 15 February 1842&nbsp;from [[Mercer County, Kentucky|Mercer]] and [[Lincoln County, Kentucky|Lincoln]] Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Danville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1842'''--Boyle County&nbsp;was&nbsp;created 15 February 1842&nbsp;from [[Mercer County, Kentucky|Mercer]] and [[Lincoln County, Kentucky|Lincoln]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Danville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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'''1860--'''A disaster destroyed some records.  
 
'''1860--'''A disaster destroyed some records.  
  
== Places / Localities  ==
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== Boyle County Kentucky Places / Localities  ==
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
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| Aliceton  
 
| Aliceton  
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| Alum Springs  
 
| Alum Springs  
| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=195240&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+Boyle%2C+Danville&columns=*,0,0 Danville]
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| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Boyle%2C+Danville|subject|disp=Danville}}
 
| Hedgeville  
 
| Hedgeville  
 
| Parksville
 
| Parksville
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| Daugherty Station (hist.)  
 
| Daugherty Station (hist.)  
 
| Hilldale (hist.)  
 
| Hilldale (hist.)  
| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=839874&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+Boyle%2C+Perryville&columns=*,0,0 Perryville]
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| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Boyle%2C+Perryville|subject|disp=Perryville}}
 
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| Baughman Heights  
 
| Baughman Heights  
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| Beverly Hills  
 
| Beverly Hills  
 
| Faulconer  
 
| Faulconer  
| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=195242&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+Boyle%2C+Junction+City&columns=*,0,0 Junction City]
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| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Boyle%2C+Junction+City|subject|disp=Junction City}}
 
| Sleettown (hist.)
 
| Sleettown (hist.)
 
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| Caldwell Manor  
 
| Caldwell Manor  
| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=195241&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+Boyle%2C+Forkland&columns=*,0,0 Forkland]
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| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Boyle%2C+Forkland|subject|disp=Forkland}}
 
| Meuxtown (hist.)  
 
| Meuxtown (hist.)  
 
| Wilsonville
 
| Wilsonville
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Washington County, Kentucky|Washington]]
 
*[[Washington County, Kentucky|Washington]]
  
== Resources  ==
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== Boyle County Kentucky Genealogy Resources  ==
  
==== African American  ====
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[[Image:Kyboyle.png|thumb|right|400px|Kyboyle.png]]
  
The following have information concerning African American research.&nbsp; Both should be used:
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==== African Americans  ====
  
*&nbsp;[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/African_American_Research African American Research] (US) has more information about the kinds of records
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''[[African American Research|United States African Americans]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kentucky African Americans|Kentucky African Americans]]''
  
*&nbsp;[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Kentucky_Minorities Kentucky Minorities] has information specific to Kentucky African Americans.&nbsp;
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kyafamer/ the KY African American Griots Project] ~ The Kentucky African American Griots Project
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*[http://www.kygenweb.net/history/hangings.html Sandi Gorin's Tips] ~ Hangings in Kentucky 1792 - 1900
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==== Biographies  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kygenweb/kybiog/ KY Biographies] ~ Jeff Murphy's Kentucky Biographies Project
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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{{RAOGKcemetery}}Kentucky cemetery records often identify birth, death, relationship, and military information, as well as religious affiliation.
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*Kentucky Historical Society&nbsp;[http://205.204.134.47/cemetery.asp Cemetery Search]&nbsp;can be searched by name, place and/or date.&nbsp; This database has hundreds of thousands of names transcribed from gravestones across Kentucky.
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs& Find A Grave] can be searched by the&nbsp;name of a person or family to find where a person is buried.&nbsp; Usually gives birth and death dates often with a picture of the tombstone.&nbsp; May&nbsp;give obituaries,&nbsp;names of&nbsp;family members and links to their information in Find A Grave.
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*Find A Grave also gives&nbsp;a [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=19&CScnty=999 list of cemeteries in&nbsp;Boyle&nbsp; County] and links to the &nbsp;information&nbsp;for the&nbsp;individuals buried there,
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*[http://freepages.military.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~xander/kentucky.htm Kentucky Cemeteries] lists the national cemeteries in Kentucky with links to their web sites. The first link under Online Kentucky&nbsp;Cemeteries goes to the Kentucky section of Interment.net
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/kentucky/boyle Boyle&nbsp; Co. KY&nbsp;USGenWeb Tombstone Project] usually gives the names of the deceased in alphabetical order by last name with birth and death dates plus any remarks.&nbsp;
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*The[https://familysearch.org/#form=catalog Family History Library Catalog] lists {{FHL|448372|subject-id|disp=some&nbsp;records of&nbsp;cemeteries in&nbsp;Boyle&nbsp; County}}.&nbsp; Some of the books or others may be on [http://books.google.com/advanced_book_search Google Books] or available at public libraries.
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*[http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=3770&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=25&stateAbbv=&stateName= ePodunk&nbsp;list of&nbsp;Boyle&nbsp; 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.
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*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/kentucky/kentucky.html Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ Partial transcription of cemetery tombstones ~ USGenWeb
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*[http://205.204.134.47/cemetery.asp The KY Historical Society’s Cemetery Database]
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*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/KY/ African American Cemeteries Online]&nbsp;~ Partial index/transcriptions of African American cemeteries
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*[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-KY-NDX.html Cemetery Junction]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Links to cemetery transcriptions
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*[http://kykinfolk.com/esh/ Naming the Forgotten] ~ Naming the Forgotten - The Eastern State Hospital Project
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Kentucky}}
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*[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/kentucky/ USGenWeb Census Project] ~ Kentucky&nbsp; Census Transcriptions 1850 - 1930
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_ke.htm The USGenWeb Census Images] ~ The USGenWeb Census Images Project
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*[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/kentucky/ Kentucky Census Transcriptions] ~ The USGenWeb Census Project
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*[http://www.census-online.com/links/KY/ Census Online] ~ Census Online
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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*[http://www.churchangel.com/kentucky.htm Kentucky Christian Church Directory] ~ ChurchAngel
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*[http://www.cdlex.org/index.cfm/NewsItem?ID=54078&From=Home Catholic Parishes in the Diocese of Lexington]
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*[http://www.archlou.org/Parishes Catholic Parishes in the Archdiocese of Louisville]
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kygenweb/court/court.htm Abstracts of Early KY Court Cases] Abstracts of Early Supreme Court Cases ~ KYGenWeb Special Project
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*[http://courts.ky.gov/research/ Kentucky Court of Justice Research &amp; Reference]
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==== Genealogy  ====
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It is anticipated that this bibliography will eventually identify all known family histories published about residents of this county. Use this list to:
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*Locate publications about direct ancestors
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*Find the most updated accounts of an ancestor's family
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*Identify publications, to quote [[Elizabeth Shown Mills|Elizabeth Shown Mills]], about an ancestor's "FAN Club" ['''F'''riends, '''A'''ssociates, and '''N'''eighbors]
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===== Bibliography  =====
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*'''[Owens]''' Owens, David Hatfield. ''Owens Family of Virginia (Richmond, King George, Stafford, Prince William, Fauquier Counties) and Kentucky (Mason, Lewis, Fleming, Bracken, Mercer, Boyle Counties)''. Ann Arbor, Mich.: D.H. Owens, 1991. {{FHL|502871|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 Ow2od 1991}}
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*'''[Moss]''' Moss, T.C. ''The David Moss Family: Green, Adair, Boyle, Barren, Hart, and Warren Co., Ky.; Williamson and Maury Co., Tenn.; Mississippi''. Memphis, Tenn.: T.C. Moss, 1968. {{FHL|443361|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 M855mo}}
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*'''[Warner]''' Reynolds, Lyman Foster. ''Peter Warner Born Maryland - Fredrick County: Revolutionary War Soldier (with George Washington in Capture of Trenton) to Lincoln County Kentucky 1780's, Children Settled in Kentucky; Lincoln, Garrard, Boyle, Mercer &amp; Washington Counties; Indiana Putnam County''. Louisville, Ky.: L.F. Reynolds, 2007. {{FHL|1689977|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 W246r}}
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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*[http://www.sos.ky.gov/land/ The KY Land Office]
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*[http://www.kygenweb.net/other/maps.html KYGenWeb compiled list of maps]
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*[http://www.kygenweb.net/counties/kymap.html Click on the county to go to the KYGenWeb site]
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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===== Civil War  =====
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====== Civil War Battle  ======
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The following Civil War battle was fought in Perryville County.
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*October 8, 1862 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ky009.htm Perryville<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ky009.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 7 August, 2012)</ref>]
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:[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/KYmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Kentucky.
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kymil/ Military Resources] ~ Revolutionary War through Civil War
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kybath/korea.htm Korean War Memorial] Korean War Memorial for Soliders from KY ~ KYGenWeb
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/ky/military/wwi/ Fallen Soldiers in WWI from KY] ~ Fallen Soldiers in WWI from Kentucky
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==== Miscellaneous  ====
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*[http://www.kykinfolk.com/postcards/KyPostCards/KyPostCards.html KY Postcards] Kentucky Postcards ~ The USGenWeb Archives Penny Postcard Project
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*[http://kykinfolk.com/kyfootsteps/ The KYGenWeb Footsteps] ~ The Kentucky Footsteps Archives ~ KYGenWeb Special Project
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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*[http://www.usnpl.com/kynews.php Kentucky News]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Kentucky Newspaper Index with links
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*[http://www.world-newspapers.com/kentucky.html Another Kentucky Newspaper Index with links]
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*[http://www.kygenweb.net/counties/ukfilm.html Kentucky Newspapers on Microfilm]&nbsp;&nbsp; -&nbsp;&nbsp; Kentucky Newspapers Available On Microfilm
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==== Obituaries  ====
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*[http://kykinfolk.com/kyfootsteps/ KY Footsteps Archives] ~ KY Footsteps List Archives - thousands of obituaries here ~ KYGenWeb Project
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*[http://www.kygenweb.net/other/obits.html KY Obituary Sources] ~ Kentucky Obituary Sources ~ Compiled by the KYGenWeb Project
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*[http://www.ancestorhunt.com/kentucky_newspaper_obituaries.htm Links to research and locate obituaries]
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*[http://browning.evcpl.lib.in.us/ Browning Genealogy Database] ~ The Browning Genealogy Database - A Collection of Obituaries Compiled by Charles Browning.
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/obits/ky/obitsky.htm USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project]&nbsp;&nbsp;~&nbsp; Kentucky Obituary Project
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/drdb/ Afrigeneas] ~ African American death notices, obituaries and funeral programs compiled by users from current newspapers and historical sources
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*[http://www.daddezio.com/obituary/depot/OB-KY-NDX.html Obituary Depot&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; Kentucky Newspaper Citations
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~obituary/ Obituary Daily Times&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; Citations to over 15,000,000 obituaries including interactive search function
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*[http://www.tngenweb.org/madison/smith/jktsmith.htm#nca Nashville Advocate] ~ Death Abstracts from the Nashville Christian Advocate
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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*'''1842-1897''' - {{RecordSearch|1875188|Will Books 1 to 2 (1842-1897)|access=browse}} have been digitized by FamilySearch - free.
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/category.aspx?cat=36 Search Tax, Criminal, Land and Wills Records]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Ancestry.com&nbsp; (subscription)
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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===== Birth =====
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*'''1852-1859''' - Boyle County Birth Index 1852-1859. Batch {{IGI|C517091}} 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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*'''1875''' - Boyle County Birth Index 1875. Batch {{IGI|C517092}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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===== Marriage =====
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*'''1852-1860''' - Boyle County Marriage Index 1852-1860. Batch {{IGI|M517091}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1866-1908''' - Boyle County Marriage Index 1866-1908. Batch {{IGI|M517097}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1875''' - Boyle County Marriage Index 1875. Batch {{IGI|M517093}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1875-1889''' - Boyle County Marriage Index 1875-1889. Batch {{IGI|M517098}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1876-1878''' - Boyle County Marriage Index 1876-1878. Batch {{IGI|M517094}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1880-1888''' - Boyle County Marriage Index 1880-1888. Batch {{IGI|M517095}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1888-1899''' - Boyle County Marriage Index 1888-1899. Batch {{IGI|M517096}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1888-1906''' - Boyle County Marriage Index 1888-1906. Batch {{IGI|M517099}} 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
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*[https://familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1674843&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D KY Births &amp; Christenings] ~ Kentucky Births and Christenings, 1839-1960 Family Search
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*[https://familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1674848&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D KY Deaths &amp; Burials] ~ KY Deaths &amp; Burials 1843 - 1970
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*[https://familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1674849&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D KY Marriage Records] ~ KY Marriages 1783 - 1979 ~ Family Search
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*[http://www.kygenweb.net/vitals/index.html Searchable KY Vital Records] ~ Searchable databases of KY Births, Deaths &amp; Marriages
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*[http://userdb.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ky/marriage/search.cgi Kentucky Marriage Records&nbsp; 1973 - 2000]&nbsp; ~ Kentucky Marriage Records - 1973 - 2000
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*[http://ukcc.uky.edu/vitalrec/ KY Divorces 1973 - 1993] ~ Kentucky Divorce Records 1973 - 1993 ~ University of Kentucky Vital Records Databases
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*[http://ssdi.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/ssdi.cgi The Social Security Death Index] The Social Security Death Index - Searchable
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== Boyle County Kentucky Genealogy Societies and Libraries ==
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*[http://www.kygenweb.net/contact/kysocieties.html  ~&nbsp; Links and addresses to Kentucky genealogical and historical societies]
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Boyle County Kentucky Genealogy Websites ==
  
== Web Sites  ==
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*[http://kykinfolk.com/boyle/ Boyle County KYGenWeb]
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*[http://kygenweb.net/ KYGenWeb project]. Has maps, name indexes, history or other information for each county. Select&nbsp;the county.
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*[http://kentucky.gov/Pages/home.aspx State of Kencucky Website]
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*[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.
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*{{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Boyle|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KY/Boyle/ Boyle County,&nbsp;Kentucky Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)]
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kyboyle2/Index.htm Boyle County Genealogy and History] - many records of Boyle County and northern Casey County.
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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== Boyle County Kentucky Genealogy References  ==
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=195239&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+Boyle&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KY/Boyle/ Boyle County,&nbsp;Kentucky Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)]
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== References  ==
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Guide to Boyle County Kentucky genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, military records, and immigration records.

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Founded February 15, 1842
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Contents

Boyle County Kentucky Courthouse

Beginning Dates for Boyle County, Kentucky Government Records
Birth* Marriage Death* Census Deeds Wills
1852 1842 1852 1850 1842 1842
*Many years between 1852 and 1911 are missing
Boyle County, Kentucky Courthouse.JPG
Boyle County Courthouse
321 W Main Street #123
Danville, KY 40422
Phone: 606.238.1110[1]

Boyle County Kentucky History

Parent County

1842--Boyle County was created 15 February 1842 from Mercer and Lincoln Counties.
County seat: Danville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1860--A disaster destroyed some records.

Boyle County Kentucky Places / Localities

Populated Places

Aliceton Craintown Harrods Station (hist.) Needmore
Alum Springs Danville Hedgeville Parksville
Atoka Daugherty Station (hist.) Hilldale (hist.) Perryville
Baughman Heights Davis Hill Indian Hills (hist.) Shelby City
Beverly Hills Faulconer Junction City Sleettown (hist.)
Brumfield Fishers Station (hist.) Little Needmore West Danville
Caldwell Manor Forkland Meuxtown (hist.) Wilsonville
Clifton Green Acres Mitchellsburg

Neighboring Counties

Boyle 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

For tips on accessing Boyle County, Kentucky census records online, see: Kentucky Census.

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
  • [Owens] Owens, David Hatfield. Owens Family of Virginia (Richmond, King George, Stafford, Prince William, Fauquier Counties) and Kentucky (Mason, Lewis, Fleming, Bracken, Mercer, Boyle Counties). Ann Arbor, Mich.: D.H. Owens, 1991. FHL Book 929.273 Ow2od 1991
  • [Moss] Moss, T.C. The David Moss Family: Green, Adair, Boyle, Barren, Hart, and Warren Co., Ky.; Williamson and Maury Co., Tenn.; Mississippi. Memphis, Tenn.: T.C. Moss, 1968. FHL Book 929.273 M855mo
  • [Warner] Reynolds, Lyman Foster. Peter Warner Born Maryland - Fredrick County: Revolutionary War Soldier (with George Washington in Capture of Trenton) to Lincoln County Kentucky 1780's, Children Settled in Kentucky; Lincoln, Garrard, Boyle, Mercer & Washington Counties; Indiana Putnam County. Louisville, Ky.: L.F. Reynolds, 2007. FHL Book 929.273 W246r

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battle was fought in Perryville County.

Map showing Civil War battles in Kentucky.

Miscellaneous

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
  • 1852-1859 - Boyle County Birth Index 1852-1859. Batch C517091 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1875 - Boyle County Birth Index 1875. Batch C517092 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
Marriage
  • 1852-1860 - Boyle County Marriage Index 1852-1860. Batch M517091 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1866-1908 - Boyle County Marriage Index 1866-1908. Batch M517097 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1875 - Boyle County Marriage Index 1875. Batch M517093 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1875-1889 - Boyle County Marriage Index 1875-1889. Batch M517098 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1876-1878 - Boyle County Marriage Index 1876-1878. Batch M517094 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1880-1888 - Boyle County Marriage Index 1880-1888. Batch M517095 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1888-1899 - Boyle County Marriage Index 1888-1899. Batch M517096 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1888-1906 - Boyle County Marriage Index 1888-1906. Batch M517099 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
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Boyle County Kentucky Genealogy Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Boyle County Kentucky Genealogy Websites

Boyle County Kentucky Genealogy References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Boyle 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. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 7 August, 2012)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.7 4.8 4.9 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.