Gallatin County, Kentucky

From FamilySearch Wiki

(Difference between revisions)
(IGI)
(22 intermediate revisions by 9 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
{{Kentucky-stub}}  
+
''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Kentucky]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Gallatin_County,_Kentucky|Gallatin County]]''
 +
 
 +
Guide to '''Gallatin County Kentucky genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
 +
 
 +
{{KYDC}}  
  
 
{{Infobox U.S. County
 
{{Infobox U.S. County
Line 13: Line 17:
 
}}  
 
}}  
  
''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Kentucky]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Gallatin_County,_Kentucky|Gallatin County]]''
+
== Gallatin County Kentucky Courthouse  ==
  
== Quick Dates  ==
+
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"
 
+
Gallatin County's civil records start the following years:
+
 
+
{| cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" width="100%" border="1"
+
 
|-
 
|-
| align="center" width="16.6%" | '''[[Gallatin County, Kentucky#Vital_Records|Birth]]*'''
+
| width="100%" bgcolor="#ffcc99" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Beginning Dates for {{PAGENAME}} Government Records'''</center>
| align="center" width="16.6%" | '''[[Gallatin County, Kentucky#Vital_Records|Marriage]]'''
+
| align="center" width="16.6%" | '''[[Gallatin County, Kentucky#Vital_Records|Death]]*'''
+
| align="center" width="16.6%" | '''[[Gallatin County, Kentucky#Census|Census]]'''
+
| align="center" width="16.6%" | '''[[Gallatin County, Kentucky#Land|Land]]'''
+
| align="center" width="16.6%" | '''[[Gallatin County, Kentucky#Probate|Probate]]'''
+
 
|-
 
|-
| align="center" width="16.6%" | 1852
+
| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Gallatin County, Kentucky#Vital_Records|Birth]]*'''
| align="center" width="16.6%" |  
+
| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Gallatin County, Kentucky#Vital_Records|Marriage]]'''
| align="center" width="16.6%" | 1852
+
| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Gallatin County, Kentucky#Vital_Records|Death]]*'''
| align="center" width="16.6%" |  
+
| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Gallatin County, Kentucky#Census|Census]]'''
| align="center" width="16.6%" |  
+
| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Gallatin County, Kentucky#Land|Deeds]]'''
| align="center" width="16.6%" |  
+
| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Gallatin County, Kentucky#Probate|Wills]]'''
 +
|-
 +
| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1852
 +
| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1799
 +
| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1852
 +
| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1810
 +
| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1798
 +
| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1800
 +
|-
 +
| width="100%" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''*'''Many years between 1852 and 1911 are missing</center>
 
|}
 
|}
  
&nbsp;'''*'''Many years between 1852 and 1911 are missing
+
[[Image:Gallatin County, Kentucky Courthouse.JPG|thumb|right|200px]]  
 
+
== County Courthouse  ==
+
 
+
[[Image:Gallatin County, Kentucky Courthouse.JPG|thumb|right|400px]]  
+
  
== History  ==
+
[http://courts.ky.gov/counties/gallatin/ Gallatin County Courthouse]<br>100 Main; PO Box 616<br>Warsaw, KY 41095-0616<br>Phone: 859.567.5411<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Gallatin County, Kentucky page 270, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 +
== Gallatin County Kentucky History  ==
 +
<div style="width: 147%; float: left">
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Line 52: Line 54:
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places/Localities  ==
+
== Gallatin County Kentucky Places/Localities  ==
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
{| class="FCK__ShowTableBorders" border="0" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" width="710" align="left"
+
{| width="710" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="0" align="left" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Ethridge  
 
| Ethridge  
Line 63: Line 65:
 
| Steeles Creek (hist.)
 
| Steeles Creek (hist.)
 
|-
 
|-
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glencoe,_Kentucky Glencoe]
+
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glencoe,_Kentucky Glencoe]  
 
| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Gallatin%2C+Napoleon|subject|disp=Napoleon}}  
 
| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Gallatin%2C+Napoleon|subject|disp=Napoleon}}  
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sparta,_Kentucky Sparta]
+
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sparta,_Kentucky Sparta]  
 
| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Gallatin%2C+Warsaw|subject|disp=Warsaw}}
 
| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Gallatin%2C+Warsaw|subject|disp=Warsaw}}
 
|}
 
|}
Line 77: Line 79:
 
*[[Switzerland County, Indiana|Switzerland County, Indiana]]
 
*[[Switzerland County, Indiana|Switzerland County, Indiana]]
  
== Resources  ==
+
== Gallatin County Kentucky Genealogy Resources  ==
 +
 
 +
[[Image:Kygallatin.png|thumb|right|400px|Kygallatin.png]]
  
 
==== African American Research  ====
 
==== African American Research  ====
Line 86: Line 90:
 
*[http://www.kygenweb.net/history/hangings.html Sandi Gorin's Tips] ~ Hangings in Kentucky 1792 - 1900  
 
*[http://www.kygenweb.net/history/hangings.html Sandi Gorin's Tips] ~ Hangings in Kentucky 1792 - 1900  
 
*&nbsp;[[African American Research]] (US) has more information about the kinds of records  
 
*&nbsp;[[African American Research]] (US) has more information about the kinds of records  
*&nbsp;[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Kentucky_Minorities Kentucky Minorities] has information specific to Kentucky African Americans.&nbsp;
+
*&nbsp;[[Kentucky Minorities|Kentucky Minorities]] has information specific to Kentucky African Americans.&nbsp;
  
 
==== Biographies  ====
 
==== Biographies  ====
Line 104: Line 108:
 
*[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.  
 
*[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.  
 
*Find A Grave also gives&nbsp;a [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=19&CScnty=1027 list of cemeteries in&nbsp;Gallatin County] and links to the &nbsp;information&nbsp;for the&nbsp;individuals buried there,  
 
*Find A Grave also gives&nbsp;a [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=19&CScnty=1027 list of cemeteries in&nbsp;Gallatin County] and links to the &nbsp;information&nbsp;for the&nbsp;individuals buried there,  
*The [http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/FHLC/frameset_fhlc.asp Family History Library Catalog] lists {{FHL|578514|subject-id|disp=some&nbsp;records of&nbsp;cemeteries in&nbsp;Gallatin 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.  
+
*The [[Family History Library Catalog|Family History Library Catalog]] lists {{FHL|578514|subject-id|disp=some&nbsp;records of&nbsp;cemeteries in&nbsp;Gallatin 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.  
*[http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=3981&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=8&stateAbbv=&stateName= ePodunk&nbsp;list of&nbsp;Gallatin 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.
+
*[http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=3981&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=8&stateAbbv=&stateName= ePodunk&nbsp;list of&nbsp;Gallatin 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.
 +
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/ky/gallatin/cemeteries/tenmile.txt Ten Mile Baptist Church Cemetery] is a transcription of the cemetery records at the Ten Mile Baptist Church in Napoleon by Karen Garland.
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
Line 137: Line 142:
 
}}  
 
}}  
  
<br>
+
{{Census|Kentucky}}
 
+
<br>
+
 
+
<br>
+
  
 
*[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/kentucky/ USGenWeb Census Project] ~ Kentucky&nbsp; Census Transcriptions 1850 - 1930  
 
*[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/kentucky/ USGenWeb Census Project] ~ Kentucky&nbsp; Census Transcriptions 1850 - 1930  
Line 152: Line 153:
 
*[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]
+
*[http://www.archlou.org/Parishes Catholic Parishes in the Archdiocese of Louisville]  
 +
*[http://www.nkyviews.com/gallatin/ten_mile/ten_mile_baptist_full_text.htm Ten Mile Baptist Church History] is a history of one of the earliest baptist churches in the county in the Napoleon area.
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
Line 204: Line 206:
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
 +
 +
*'''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  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 +
 +
===== Birth =====
 +
 +
*'''1852-1861''' - Gallatin County Birth Index 1852-1861. Batch {{IGI|C517361}} 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/0/0b/Igikentuckygl.pdf.</ref>
 +
*'''1874''' - Gallatin County Birth Index 1874. Batch {{IGI|C517362}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
 +
*'''1875''' - Gallatin County Birth Index 1875. Batch {{IGI|C517363}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
 +
 +
===== Marriage =====
 +
 +
*'''1852-1861''' - Gallatin County Marriage Index 1852-1861. Batch {{IGI|M517361}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
 +
*'''1875''' - Gallatin County Marriage Index 1875. Batch {{IGI|M517364}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
 +
*'''1876-1878''' - Gallatin County Marriage Index 1876-1878. Batch {{IGI|M517365}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
 +
 +
===== Unsorted =====
  
 
*[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  
Line 216: Line 234:
 
*[http://ssdi.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/ssdi.cgi The Social Security Death Index] The Social Security Death Index - Searchable
 
*[http://ssdi.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/ssdi.cgi The Social Security Death Index] The Social Security Death Index - Searchable
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
+
== Gallatin County Kentucky Genealogy Societies and Libraries  ==
  
 
*[http://www2.youseemore.com/gallatin/Default.asp? Gallatin County Public Library]<br>
 
*[http://www2.youseemore.com/gallatin/Default.asp? Gallatin County Public Library]<br>
Line 224: Line 242:
 
*[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 ==
+
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
 +
 
 +
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 +
 
 +
== Gallatin County Kentucky Genealogy Websites ==
  
 
*[http://kykinfolk.com/gallatin/ Gallatin County KYGenWeb]  
 
*[http://kykinfolk.com/gallatin/ Gallatin County KYGenWeb]  
Line 234: Line 256:
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KY/Gallatin/ Gallatin County, Kentucky Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KY/Gallatin/ Gallatin County, Kentucky Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
== References  ==
+
== Gallatin County Kentucky Genealogy References  ==
  
<references />
+
<references />  
  
 
{{Kentucky|Kentucky}}  
 
{{Kentucky|Kentucky}}  
 
+
</div>{{-}}
 
[[Category:Gallatin_County,_Kentucky]]
 
[[Category:Gallatin_County,_Kentucky]]

Revision as of 21:41, 28 March 2013

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Kentucky  Gotoarrow.png  Gallatin County

Guide to Gallatin County Kentucky genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Hand and keyboard.jpg Kentucky
Online Records


Gallatin County, Kentucky
Map
Map of Kentucky highlighting Gallatin County
Location in the state of Kentucky
Map of the U.S. highlighting Kentucky
Location of Kentucky in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 14, 1798
County Seat Warsaw
Courthouse
Adopt-a-wiki page
Kylogosm.gif This page adopted by:
KYGenWeb Project
who welcome you to contribute.
and its representative
Gallatin Co. KYGenWeb
Adopt a page today

Contents

Gallatin County Kentucky Courthouse

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

Gallatin County Courthouse
100 Main; PO Box 616
Warsaw, KY 41095-0616
Phone: 859.567.5411[1]

Gallatin County Kentucky History

Parent County

1798--Gallatin County was created 14 December 1798 from Franklin and Shelby Counties.  County seat: Warsaw [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Gallatin County Kentucky Places/Localities

Populated Places

Ethridge Munk Ryle Steeles Creek (hist.)
Glencoe Napoleon Sparta Warsaw

Neighboring Counties

Gallatin County Kentucky Genealogy Resources

Kygallatin.png

African American Research

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

Biographies

Cemeteries

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

Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
18001,291
18103,307156.2%
18207,075113.9%
18306,674−5.7%
18404,003−40.0%
18505,13728.3%
18605,056−1.6%
18705,0740.4%
18804,832−4.8%
18904,611−4.6%
19005,16312.0%
19104,697−9.0%
19204,664−0.7%
19304,437−4.9%
19404,307−2.9%
19503,969−7.8%
19603,867−2.6%
19704,1346.9%
19804,84217.1%
19905,39311.4%
20007,87045.9%
Est. 20068,1533.6%
http://ukcc.uky.edu/~census/21077.txt

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Miscellaneous

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Taxation

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

Vital Records

Birth
  • 1852-1861 - Gallatin County Birth Index 1852-1861. Batch C517361 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1874 - Gallatin County Birth Index 1874. Batch C517362 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1875 - Gallatin County Birth Index 1875. Batch C517363 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
Marriage
  • 1852-1861 - Gallatin County Marriage Index 1852-1861. Batch M517361 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1875 - Gallatin County Marriage Index 1875. Batch M517364 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1876-1878 - Gallatin County Marriage Index 1876-1878. Batch M517365 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
Unsorted

Gallatin County Kentucky Genealogy Societies and Libraries

209 West Market Street
Warsaw, KY 41095
Phone: (859) 567-2786
Gallatin County Historical Society
P. O. Box 920
Warsaw, KY 41095

Family History Centers

Gallatin County Kentucky Genealogy Websites

Gallatin County Kentucky Genealogy References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Gallatin County, Kentucky page 270, 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/0/0b/Igikentuckygl.pdf.