Boyle County, Kentucky Genealogy

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Revision as of 23:55, 10 August 2010

 United States  > Kentucky > Boyle County

Contents

County Courthouse

Boyle County Courthouse, Danville, Ky.

History

Parent County

1842--Boyle County was created 15 February 1842 from Mercer and Lincoln Counties.  County seat: Danville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1860--A disaster destroyed some records.

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

Resources

African American

The following have information concerning African American research.  Both should be used:

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

References

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