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{{stub}}&nbsp;''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Kentucky|Kentucky]]&nbsp;&gt; Jessamine County'' <br>
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Kentucky]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Jessamine_County,_Kentucky|Jessamine County]]''  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Jessamine County Kentucky genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
[[Image:Jessamine County Kentucky Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|400px]]
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{{KYDC}}
  
Jessamine County Courthouse<br>Main Street<br>Nicholasville, Kentucky 40356
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<br>{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Jessamine County
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| adoption_sign = Adoption KYGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>and its representative<br>'''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kyjessam/ Jessamine Co. KYGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = Jessamine_County_svg.png
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| state = Kentucky
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| state_map = Kentucky.png
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| founded year = 1798
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| founded date = December 19
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| seat wl = Nicholasville
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}}
  
County Clerk's Office<br>Jessamine County Courthouse<br>Main Street <br>859-885-4161 or 9464.
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== Jessamine County Kentucky Courthouse ==
  
== History  ==
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[[Image:Jessamine County Kentucky Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Jessamine County Kentucky Courthouse.jpg]]
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[http://www.jessamineco.com/ Jessamine County Courthouse]<br>400 Park Drive, Main Street<br>Nicholasville, KY 40356-0036<br>Phone: 859.885.9464<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Jessamine County, Kentucky page 271, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
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== Jessamine County Kentucky History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
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== Jessamine County Kentucky Places/Localities  ==
 
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==== Jessamine County Public Library, 600 So. Main Street, Nicholasville, KY 40356, 859-885-3523.  ====
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Woodford County, Kentucky|Woodford]]
 
*[[Woodford County, Kentucky|Woodford]]
  
== Resources  ==
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== Jessamine County Kentucky Genealogy Resources  ==
  
==== African American  ====
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[[Image:Kyjessamine.png|thumb|right|400px]]
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==== African American Research ====
  
 
The following have information concerning African American research.&nbsp; Both should be used:  
 
The following have information concerning African American research.&nbsp; Both should be used:  
  
*&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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*[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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*&nbsp;[[African American Research]] (US) has more information about the kinds of records  
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*&nbsp;[[Kentucky Minorities|Kentucky Minorities]] has information specific to Kentucky African Americans.&nbsp;
  
*&nbsp;[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Kentucky_Minorities Kentucky Minorities] has information specific to Kentucky African Americans.&nbsp;
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==== Biographies  ====
  
= Cemeteries  =
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kygenweb/kybiog/ KY Biographies] ~ Jeff Murphy's Kentucky Biographies Project
  
Kentucky cemetery records often identify birth, death, relationship, and military information, as well as religious affiliation. Local volunteers through [http://www.raogk.org/kentucky.htm Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness] may&nbsp;take photographs of headstones found in&nbsp;county cemeteries.
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==== Cemeteries  ====
  
*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.&nbsp; <br>
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Kentucky cemetery records often identify birth, death, relationship, and military information, as well as religious affiliation.  
 
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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=1045 list of cemeteries in&nbsp;Jessamine County] and links to the &nbsp;information&nbsp;for the&nbsp;individuals buried there,
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/kentucky/jessamine.html Jessamine 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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*[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
 
*[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  
 
*[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  
*[http://usgwtombstones.org/kentucky/jessamine.html Jessamine 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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*[http://www.raogk.org/kentucky.htm Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness] Local volunteers may&nbsp;take photographs of headstones found in&nbsp;county cemeteries.
 
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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.
*The [http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/FHLC/frameset_fhlc.asp Family History Library Catalog] lists [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=700493&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C++Jessamine++%2D++Cemeteries&columns=*,0,0 some&nbsp;records of&nbsp;cemeteries in&nbsp;Jessamine 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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*Find A Grave also gives&nbsp;a [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=19&CScnty=1045 list of cemeteries in&nbsp;Jessamine County] and links to the &nbsp;information&nbsp;for the&nbsp;individuals buried there,  
 
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*The [https://familysearch.org/#form=catalog Family History Library Catalog] lists {{FHL|700493|subject-id|disp=some&nbsp;records of&nbsp;cemeteries in&nbsp;Jessamine 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=4072&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=13&stateAbbv=&stateName= ePodunk&nbsp;list of&nbsp;Jessamine 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=4072&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=13&stateAbbv=&stateName= ePodunk&nbsp;list of&nbsp;Jessamine 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.
  
== '''NICHOLASVILLE, KENTUCKY:'''  ==
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For additional information about Jessamine County cemeteries, visit [[Jessamine County, Kentucky Cemeteries]].
  
=== '''Maple Grove Cemetery:''' ===
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==== Census ====
  
Located&nbsp;just east of Main Street in the center of town.  
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{{USCensusPop
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| 1800= 5461
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| 1810= 8377
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| 1820= 9297
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| 1830= 9960
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| 1840= 9396
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| 1850= 10249
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| 1860= 9465
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| 1870= 8638
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| 1880= 10864
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| 1890= 11248
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| 1900= 11925
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| 1910= 12613
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| 1920= 12205
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| 1930= 12431
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| 1940= 12174
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| 1950= 12458
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| 1960= 13625
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| 1970= 17430
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| 1980= 26146
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| 1990= 30508
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| 2000= 39041
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| estimate= 46716
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| estyear= 2008
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| footnote=http://ukcc.uky.edu/~census/21113.txt
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=== '''Camp Nelson National Cemetery, 69880 Danville Pike, 859-885-5727:'''  ===
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{{Census|Kentucky}}
  
Located 5 miles south of Nicholasville, on State Highway 27.  
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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
  
=== Locust Grove Cemetery: ===
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==== Church ====
  
Located&nbsp;on North 3rd Street, Nicholasville, Kentucky.  
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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]
  
=== Ebenezer Church Cemetery: ===
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==== Court ====
  
Located in the church yard of Ebenezer&nbsp;Church.
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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]
  
=== Keene Cemetery: ===
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==== Genealogy ====
  
Located about 5 miles west of Nicholasville, KY, out State Rt. 169, Keene Road,&nbsp;in Keene, Kentucky.  
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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:
  
=== '''Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery, 103 Cushionberry Lane, 859-885-6748:''' ===
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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]
  
Located in the church yard of Macedonia Baptist Church about 5 miles west of Nicholasville, KY out State Rt. 169,&nbsp;Keene Road, in Keene, Kentucky.
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===== Bibliography  =====
  
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*'''[Akers]''' Phillips, June Vore. ''Akers, Sumner, and Related Families''. Evansville, Ind.: Unigraphic, Inc., 1978. {{FHL|548816|item|disp=FHL Film 1481074 Item 1}}
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*'''[Alexander]''' Curtis, Oscar F. ''Alexander--Brewster--Irwin--Dunn''. Typescript. Microfilmed 1989. {{FHL|519289|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Film 1638364 Item 1}}
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*'''[Brawner]''' Kurtz, Thelma E. ''Brawner Genealogy, ca. 1760-1968''. Kansas City, Mo.: T.E. Kurtz, 196-?. {{FHL|634808|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Book 929.273 B739k}}
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*'''[Brewster]''' Curtis, Oscar F. ''Alexander--Brewster--Irwin--Dunn''. Typescript. Microfilmed 1989. {{FHL|519289|item|disp=FHL Film 1638364 Item 1}}
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*'''[Craven]''' Craven, Patricia. ''The Craven Clan of Southwestern Pennsylvania and Various Kentucky Counties Nelson, Washington, Marion, Boone, Fayette, Jessamine, Henry''. Chicago, Ill.: P. Craven, 1988. {{FHL|672506|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 C855cr}}
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*'''[Downey]''' Downey, Donald Gordon. ''Downey Families of Kentucky: Ancestors of Donald G. Downey''. Louisville, Ky.: D.G. Downey, 1993. 1994 reprint: {{FHL|773185|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Book 929.273 D758dd}}
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*'''[Galey]''' McCammon, George William. ''Some of the Descendants of Matthew McCammon, 1757-1841, Scot-Irish Immigrant and Revolutionary War Veteran and Indiana Pioneer''. Shoals, Ind.: Country Pines Printing, 1996. {{FHL|786428|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 M125m}}
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*'''[Johnson]''' ''A Genealogy of the Johnson Family''. Typescript. Microfilmed 1986. {{FHL|362843|item|disp=FHL Vault Film 1451807}}
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*'''[Lyon]''' Mitchell, Mary Edna. ''One Branch of the Lyon Family (Kentucky - Missouri - Elsewhere)''. Waco, Texas: M.E. Mitchell, 1954. {{FHL|215460|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Book 929.273 L994m}}
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*'''[Meade]''' Peet, Henry Johns. ''Chaumiere Papers Containing Matters of Interest to the Descendants of David Meade, of Nansemond County, Va., Who Died in the Year 1757''. Chicago: H. O'Donoghue, 1883. {{FHL|1394393|item|disp=FHL Collection}}; digital version at {{FSbook|49188}} .
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*'''[Moseley]''' Dixon, Judith Holden. ''The Moseley/Taylor Families of Thomas Berry Proctor and Willie Ann (Taylor) Moseley with Material on the Allied Families of: Maxey, Radford, Bondurant, Smith, Trabue, Guerrant, Withers, Hawkins, Duff, Pryor, Branch, Sandifer, Ligon, Hancock, Stovall, Berry, Proctor, Cheadle, Chiles, Woodson, Fleming, Tarleton''. Joplin, Mo.: J.H. Dixon, 1990. {{FHL|407650|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 M852d}}
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*'''[Overstreet]''' Windland, Harry K. ''James Overstreet: His Progeny and Allied Families''. Glen Carbon, Ill.: H.K. Windland, 1995. {{FHL|785886|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Book 929.273 Ov2wh}}
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*'''[Owens]''' Sone, Guy M. ''Genealogy of Rogers, Peyton, Owens, Sone, Marrs, Jennings, Jouett and Allied Families''. Jefferson City, Mo.: G.M. Sone, 1958. {{FHL|301540|item|disp=FHL Film 875358 Item 4}}
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*'''[Owens]''' Enderle, Harriet Owen. Owens Genealogy. Written about 1975.
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*'''[Owens]''' Owens, Claude M. ''The Owens Connection: William, Sr., to William, Jr., and James (Virginia and Kentucky, 1750-1800 c.)''. South Laguna, Calif.: C.M. Owens, 1992. {{FHL|589643|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 Ow2ocm}}; digital version at {{FSbook|78617}} .
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*'''[Price]''' Katz, Gertrude Morton Price. ''Obituaries of Morton Moses Price (1805-1876) and Wife, Fanny Crosthwaite (1822-1892), of Irvine, Estill County, Kentucky and Data about Relatives''. New York: n.p., 1971. {{FHL|114081|item|disp=FHL Film 844831 Item 4}}
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*'''[Price]''' Katz, Gertrude Morton Price and S.M. Duncan. ''William Price, Kentucky Pioneer, and His Family and Times''. Typescript. Microfilmed 1986. {{FHL|46434|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Film 1321366 Item 5}}
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*'''[Reynolds]''' Rohrer, Emalene Reynolds and Lily May McLemore Clark. ''The Reynolds Family of Jessamine County''. Nicholasville, Ky.: E.R. Rohrer, 1989. {{FHL|456910|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Book 929.273 R333rc 1989}}
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*'''[Rhorer]''' Curtis, Oscar F. ''Rhorer Research File''. Typescript. Microfilmed 1989. {{FHL|362833|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Film 1638489 Item 19}}
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*'''[Robinson]''' Peters, Norman R. "Benjamin Robinson of Caroline County, VA. But Not the Clerk!" ''The Virginia Genealogist,'' Vol. 48, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 2004):57-75; Vol. 48, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 2004):120-139. Digital version at [http://www.americanancestors.org/Search.aspx?Ca=098&Da=285 American Ancestors] ($).
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*'''[Scott]''' Barker, Florence Fares. ''Scott Family, ca. 1788-1986''. Typescript, Rockport Public Library, Rockport, Ind. Microfilmed 1987. {{FHL|533696|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Film 1502917 Item 2}}
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*'''[Sone]''' Sone, Guy M. ''Genealogy of Rogers, Peyton, Owens, Sone, Marrs, Jennings, Jouett and Allied Families''. Jefferson City, Mo.: G.M. Sone, 1958. {{FHL|301540|item|disp=FHL Film 875358 Item 4}}
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*'''[Stewart]''' Stewart, Scott John. ''The Stewarts: Adam to Adam''. 1998. {{FHL|729721|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Book 929.273 St49ssj}}
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*'''[Stuart]''' Stuart, W. Wilson, Cheryl Stuart Oberhaus, and Mary Haislip Jameson. ''Genealogy of Thomas and Elizabeth Stuart 1762-1826 from Virginia to Kentucky to Missouri with Some Descendants''. Keokuk, Iowa: W.W. Stuart, 1993. {{FHL|653861|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Book 929.273 St91sw}}; digital version at {{FSbook|80302}} .&nbsp;
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*'''[Todd]''' McMurtry, Richard K. ''Addendum to Todd Families in America Collection''. MSS. 2004-2005. {{FHL|1219614|item|disp=FHL Vault Film 1735027 Item 10}}
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*'''[Trabue]''' Colwell, Pauline Trabue Groves and Osee Johnson&nbsp;Knouf. ''Trabue Family History: Ancestry and Known Descendants of David Trabue, Jr., Born Oct. 9, 1768, Manikintown, Virginia, Died Apr. 8, 1842, Jessamine Co., Kentucky''. Champaign, Ill.: n.p., 1968. {{FHL|187442|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 T671c}}
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*'''[Trisler]''' ''Trislers and Related Families''. Bountiful, Utah: Family History Publishers, 1990. {{FHL|621931|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 T738t}}
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*'''[Turner]''' Johnson, Rhea Duryea. ''Our Duryea and Turner Lines''. Cornwall, Pa.: R.D. Johnson, 1959. {{FHL|296778|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 D939j}}
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*'''[Wagaman]''' Wagaman, Paul Duane. ''Wagaman Family History''. Typescript. {{FHL|139041|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Book 929.273 W121wpd}}
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*'''[Wren]''' Jeffers, Marilee Anne Shern and Nina Shern Liechty. ''The Shern Family with Correlating South, Wren and Taylor and Murray Lines''. Greeley, Colo.: M.S. Jeffers, 1997. {{FHL|685699|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Book 929.273 Sh56j}}
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*'''[Zike]''' Smith, Harry Virgle and Iva Pearl Smith. ''The Zike Book''. Typescript. Microfilmed 1989. {{FHL|582451|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Film 1638365 Item 1}}
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*'''[Zimmerman]''' Moore, Willa Mae Dill. ''Records of Frederick Zimmerman, Esq., Jessamine Co., Kentucky, Revolutionary Soldier and Other Genealogical Records''. Typescript, 1960. {{FHL|311423|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Film 879671 Item 5}}
  
== '''FAMILY CEMETERY RECORDS:''' ==
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==== Land ====
  
=== Lowen Family Cemetery&nbsp;  ===
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*[http://www.sos.ky.gov/land/ The KY Land Office]
  
Located on north side of Union Mill Road,1 mile east of Main Street, Nicholasville, Kentucky:
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==== Local Histories  ====
  
'''Infant daughter of J H &amp; L Lowen; Born &amp; Died 2 June 1855'''
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*[http://www.etsu.edu/cass/archives/ ~ The Archives of Appalachia]
  
'''Susannah Mildred Hart, wife of Thomas M. Hart; Age 39;&nbsp;Died&nbsp;9 Mar 1840'''
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==== Maps  ====
  
'''Francis Lowen; Born 5 May 1851; Died 2 Oct 1860'''
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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]
  
'''James William Lowen; Born 14 Aug 1791; Died 7 Dec 1849'''
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==== Military  ====
  
'''Sally W. Lowen; Born 13 Dec 1859; Died 29 Sept 1860'''
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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
  
'''Morton L. Lowen; Born 5 May 1842; Died 19 Nov 1860'''
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==== Miscellaneous  ====
  
'''James P. Robinson, age 24 years &amp; 15 days; Born 30 July 1817; Died 14 Aug 1841'''
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*[http://www.kykinfolk.com/postcards/KyPostCards/KyPostCards.html 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
  
'''James Robinson, age 62 years &amp; 9 mos.; Born 5 Jan 1783; Died 19 Oct 1845'''
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==== Newspapers  ====
  
'''Martha Parrish, wife of James Robinson, age 45 years, 5 mos., 25 days; Born 4 Feb 1784; Died 29 July 1829'''
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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
  
'''Emily I. Robinson, age 16 years, 3 mos., 19 days; Born 13 Mar 1823; Died 4 July 1839'''
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==== Obituaries  ====
  
'''Mary E. Lowen; Born 27 Aug 1856; Died 30 Sept 1860'''
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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
  
'''One footmarker with the initials O.W.H.'''
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==== Probate  ====
  
=== Mitchell Family Cemetery  ===
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*'''1799-1927''' - {{RecordSearch|1875188|Will Books A to M (1799-1927)|access=browse}} have been digitized by FamilySearch - free.
  
Located&nbsp;on north side of&nbsp;Union Mill Road, 5 miles east of Main Street, Nicholasville:
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==== Taxation  ====
  
'''Millie D., wife of J. W. Bronaugh, dau of G.S. &amp; M.L. Mitchell; Born 10 Feb&nbsp;1848; Died 4 Aug 1879'''&nbsp;&nbsp;
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===== Published abstracts  =====
  
'''Mahala, wife of Samuel Johnson; Born 20 Jan 1812; Died 2 Dec 1882'''  
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*'''1799, 1805, 1813''' - Ellis, Neta Reeves. ''Jessamine County, Kentucky, Tax Lists 1799-1805-1813''. Buffalo, Texas: The Scribes, 1988. {{FHL|542185|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Book 976.9483 R48j}}
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*'''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] ($).
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*'''1815, 1819, 1821''' - Ellis, Neta Reeves. ''Jessamine County, Kentucky, Tax Lists 1815-1819-1821''. Buffalo, Texas: The Scribes, 1988. {{FHL|579585|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Book 976.9483 R48je}}
  
'''George S. Mitchell: Born 23 May 1813; Died 28 Apr 1893'''
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==== Vital Records  ====
  
'''Maria Louisa, wife of G. S. Mitchell; Born 26&nbsp;Feb 1817; Died 2 Jan 1870'''
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===== Birth =====
  
'''John B., son of G. S. &amp; M. L. Mitchell; Born 3 May 1849; Died 3 Aug 1852&nbsp;'''  
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*'''1852-1859''' - Jessamine County Birth Index 1852-1859. Batch {{IGI|C517541}} 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>
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*'''1874''' - Jessamine County Birth Index 1874. Batch {{IGI|C517542}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1875''' - Jessamine County Birth Index 1875. Batch {{IGI|C517543}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
  
'''Sue A. Mitchell, "Asleep in Jesus"; Born 25 May 1846; Died 6 Aug 1867'''
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===== Marriage =====
  
'''Infant&nbsp;son of A. R. &amp; N. H. Mitchell; Born 18 Oct 1896; Died&nbsp;19 Oct 1896'''  
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*'''1852-1859''' - Jessamine County Marriage Index 1852-1859. Batch {{IGI|M517541}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1875''' - Jessamine County Marriage Index 1875. Batch {{IGI|M517544}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1876-1877''' - Jessamine County Marriage Index 1876-1877. Batch {{IGI|M517545}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
  
'''George Mitchell, age 22; Died 1907'''
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===== Unsorted =====
  
=== '''Craven Family Cemetery'''  ===
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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
  
Located on south side of Union Mill Road, 5 miles east of Main Street, Nicholasville:
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== Jessamine County Kentucky Genealogy Societies and Libraries  ==
  
'''Martha Ann Craven; Born 23 Aug 1815; Died 8 Aug 1934'''
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Jessamine County Public Library<br>600 So. Main Street<br>Nicholasville, KY 40356<br>Telephone 859-885-3523
  
'''Mary J. Craven, age 16 years, 10 mos.; Born 21 Nov 1809; Died 19 July 1826'''
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*[http://www.kygenweb.net/contact/kysocieties.html Links and addresses to Kentucky genealogical and historical societies]
 
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'''Martha E. Craven, age 6 years, 3 mos, 23 days; Born 20 Oct 1821; Died 16 Feb 1828'''
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'''Martha Craven, age 70; Died&nbsp;11 Sept 1848'''
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'''David Craven, age&nbsp;58; Died 20 Dec 1839'''
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'''Mrs. Eliza Curry, age 21 years, 7 mos, 12 days, married 19 June 1833; Born 1 Dec 1812; Died 12 Nov 1834'''
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=== '''Knight Family Cemetery'''  ===
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Located south side of&nbsp;Keene Road, 2.7 miles&nbsp;west of Main Street, Nicholasville:  
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'''Elizabeth&nbsp;F, daughter of G. &amp; N. Knight; Born 30 May 1842; Died 5 July 1843'''
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'''James Knight;&nbsp;Born 9 Mar 1750; Died 24 Oct 1831'''
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'''Elizabeth, wife of James Knight; Born 26 Jan 1761: Died 22 Oct 1854'''
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'''Alexander C. Knight; Born 28 Apr 1844; Died 2 July 1867'''
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'''John P, son of G. &amp; N. Knight; Born 2 June&nbsp;1833; Died 4 Sept 1857'''
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'''Nancy G.,&nbsp;wife of Grant Knight; Born 20 Jan 1813; Died 15 Oct 1857'''
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'''Grant Knight;&nbsp;born 17 Jan 1809; died 15&nbsp;Nov 1866'''
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'''Walter Y., son of G. &amp; N. Knight; born 9 Apr 1853; died 31 July 1856'''
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=== '''Robinson Family Cemetery'''  ===
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Located on Bethany Pike, 2.7 miles east of Main Street, Nicholasville:
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'''Margaret M, wife of William F. Berry, born 21 Nov 1829; died 3 Sept 1851'''
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'''___________&nbsp;Burch; born 13 Dec 1833; died 6 Sept 1834'''
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'''Mary E., wife of James C. Davis; born 8 Apr 1829; died 6 Dec 1857'''
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'''Mollie B., daughter of J. C. &amp;&nbsp;E A. Davis, age 2 wks &amp; 4 days; born&nbsp;18 June&nbsp;1867; died 5 July 1867'''
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'''Permelia Mitchell; born 28 Apr 1805; died 12 Sept 1835'''
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'''Johnson Mitchell; born 22 Sept 1801; died 5 Mar 1848'''
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'''Benjamin Mitchell; born 6 Dec 1799; died 17 Dec 1848'''
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'''Fanny G, wife of John Robinson; born 4 Sept 1784; died 15 Sept 1859'''
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'''James M. Robinson; born 30 Mar 1810; died 22 Oct 1861'''
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'''John Robinson; born 8 May 1779; died 11 Sept 1862'''
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'''Benjamin Robinson; born 17 Dec 1752; died ______ 1835'''
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'''Mildred, wife of Benjamin Robinson; _________________'''
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'''Melinda B, wife of S. P Waller; born 3 Nov 1817; died 2 Feb 1851'''
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=== Toddhunter Family Cemetery  ===
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Located on the north side of Keene Road, 2 miles west of Main Street, Nicholasville, KY:
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'''Jacob Toddhunter, age 89; died 23 Mar 1909'''
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'''Mary Toddhunter, born Loudoun Co., Virginia, age 84; died 10 Oct 1870'''
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'''______ Toddhunter, age 77; died 19 Nov 1854'''
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=== Perry Family Cemetery  ===
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Located on south side of Bethany Pike, 2.7 miles east of Main Street, Nicholasville, KY
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'''J. G. Perry; born 1851; died 1877'''
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'''J. M. Perry; born 1888; died 1899'''
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'''O. H. Perry; born 1860; died 1896'''
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'''Morton Perry; born 1826; died 1899'''
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'''Ellen G. Perry; born 1831; died 27 July 1908'''
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'''Jane A. Perry; born 1824; died 1892'''
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'''John Perry; born 1782; died 1869'''
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'''Sarah Lowen Perry; born 1787; died 1873'''
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'''Lewis Perry _________________________'''
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Maps  ====
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==== Military  ====
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==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Probate  ====
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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== Societies and Libraries ==
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===== Family History Centers<br> =====
  
== Web Sites  ==
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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== Jessamine County Kentucky Genealogy Websites  ==
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=195434&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+Jessamine&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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== References  ==
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kyjessam/ Jessamine 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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*[http://usgenweb.org The USGenWeb project] May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*{{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Jessamine|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KY/Jessamine/ Jessamine County, Kentucky Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
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Guide to Jessamine County Kentucky genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Jessamine County Kentucky Courthouse

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

Jessamine County Courthouse
400 Park Drive, Main Street
Nicholasville, KY 40356-0036
Phone: 859.885.9464[1]

Jessamine County Kentucky History

Parent County

1798--Jessamine County was created 19 December 1798 from Fayette County.  County seat: Nicholasville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Jessamine County Kentucky Places/Localities

Populated Places

Camp Nelson High Bridge Nicholasville Sulphur Well Park (hist.)
Chattersville (hist.) Jessamine Oak Hill (hist.) Sweet Home (hist.)
Crisman Mill (hist.) Keene Oakdale (hist.) Union Mills
Dixon Town Lexington Park (hist.) Pekin (hist.) Vineyard
Edgewood (hist.) Little Hickman Pink Watts Store
Hall Logana Pollard Wilmore
Hanly Mount Lebanon Red Oak (hist.) Wilmore Park (hist.)

Neighboring Counties

Jessamine County Kentucky Genealogy Resources

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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.

For additional information about Jessamine County cemeteries, visit Jessamine County, Kentucky Cemeteries.

Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
18005,461
18108,37753.4%
18209,29711.0%
18309,9607.1%
18409,396−5.7%
185010,2499.1%
18609,465−7.6%
18708,638−8.7%
188010,86425.8%
189011,2483.5%
190011,9256.0%
191012,6135.8%
192012,205−3.2%
193012,4311.9%
194012,174−2.1%
195012,4582.3%
196013,6259.4%
197017,43027.9%
198026,14650.0%
199030,50816.7%
200039,04128.0%
Est. 200846,71619.7%
http://ukcc.uky.edu/~census/21113.txt

For tips on accessing Jessamine 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
  • [Akers] Phillips, June Vore. Akers, Sumner, and Related Families. Evansville, Ind.: Unigraphic, Inc., 1978. FHL Film 1481074 Item 1
  • [Alexander] Curtis, Oscar F. Alexander--Brewster--Irwin--Dunn. Typescript. Microfilmed 1989. FHL Film 1638364 Item 1
  • [Brawner] Kurtz, Thelma E. Brawner Genealogy, ca. 1760-1968. Kansas City, Mo.: T.E. Kurtz, 196-?. FHL Book 929.273 B739k
  • [Brewster] Curtis, Oscar F. Alexander--Brewster--Irwin--Dunn. Typescript. Microfilmed 1989. FHL Film 1638364 Item 1
  • [Craven] Craven, Patricia. The Craven Clan of Southwestern Pennsylvania and Various Kentucky Counties Nelson, Washington, Marion, Boone, Fayette, Jessamine, Henry. Chicago, Ill.: P. Craven, 1988. FHL Book 929.273 C855cr
  • [Downey] Downey, Donald Gordon. Downey Families of Kentucky: Ancestors of Donald G. Downey. Louisville, Ky.: D.G. Downey, 1993. 1994 reprint: FHL Book 929.273 D758dd
  • [Galey] McCammon, George William. Some of the Descendants of Matthew McCammon, 1757-1841, Scot-Irish Immigrant and Revolutionary War Veteran and Indiana Pioneer. Shoals, Ind.: Country Pines Printing, 1996. FHL Book 929.273 M125m
  • [Johnson] A Genealogy of the Johnson Family. Typescript. Microfilmed 1986. FHL Vault Film 1451807
  • [Lyon] Mitchell, Mary Edna. One Branch of the Lyon Family (Kentucky - Missouri - Elsewhere). Waco, Texas: M.E. Mitchell, 1954. FHL Book 929.273 L994m
  • [Meade] Peet, Henry Johns. Chaumiere Papers Containing Matters of Interest to the Descendants of David Meade, of Nansemond County, Va., Who Died in the Year 1757. Chicago: H. O'Donoghue, 1883. FHL Collection; digital version at FamilySearch Books Online .
  • [Moseley] Dixon, Judith Holden. The Moseley/Taylor Families of Thomas Berry Proctor and Willie Ann (Taylor) Moseley with Material on the Allied Families of: Maxey, Radford, Bondurant, Smith, Trabue, Guerrant, Withers, Hawkins, Duff, Pryor, Branch, Sandifer, Ligon, Hancock, Stovall, Berry, Proctor, Cheadle, Chiles, Woodson, Fleming, Tarleton. Joplin, Mo.: J.H. Dixon, 1990. FHL Book 929.273 M852d
  • [Overstreet] Windland, Harry K. James Overstreet: His Progeny and Allied Families. Glen Carbon, Ill.: H.K. Windland, 1995. FHL Book 929.273 Ov2wh
  • [Owens] Sone, Guy M. Genealogy of Rogers, Peyton, Owens, Sone, Marrs, Jennings, Jouett and Allied Families. Jefferson City, Mo.: G.M. Sone, 1958. FHL Film 875358 Item 4
  • [Owens] Enderle, Harriet Owen. Owens Genealogy. Written about 1975.
  • [Owens] Owens, Claude M. The Owens Connection: William, Sr., to William, Jr., and James (Virginia and Kentucky, 1750-1800 c.). South Laguna, Calif.: C.M. Owens, 1992. FHL Book 929.273 Ow2ocm; digital version at FamilySearch Books Online .
  • [Price] Katz, Gertrude Morton Price. Obituaries of Morton Moses Price (1805-1876) and Wife, Fanny Crosthwaite (1822-1892), of Irvine, Estill County, Kentucky and Data about Relatives. New York: n.p., 1971. FHL Film 844831 Item 4
  • [Price] Katz, Gertrude Morton Price and S.M. Duncan. William Price, Kentucky Pioneer, and His Family and Times. Typescript. Microfilmed 1986. FHL Film 1321366 Item 5
  • [Reynolds] Rohrer, Emalene Reynolds and Lily May McLemore Clark. The Reynolds Family of Jessamine County. Nicholasville, Ky.: E.R. Rohrer, 1989. FHL Book 929.273 R333rc 1989
  • [Rhorer] Curtis, Oscar F. Rhorer Research File. Typescript. Microfilmed 1989. FHL Film 1638489 Item 19
  • [Robinson] Peters, Norman R. "Benjamin Robinson of Caroline County, VA. But Not the Clerk!" The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 48, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 2004):57-75; Vol. 48, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 2004):120-139. Digital version at American Ancestors ($).
  • [Scott] Barker, Florence Fares. Scott Family, ca. 1788-1986. Typescript, Rockport Public Library, Rockport, Ind. Microfilmed 1987. FHL Film 1502917 Item 2
  • [Sone] Sone, Guy M. Genealogy of Rogers, Peyton, Owens, Sone, Marrs, Jennings, Jouett and Allied Families. Jefferson City, Mo.: G.M. Sone, 1958. FHL Film 875358 Item 4
  • [Stewart] Stewart, Scott John. The Stewarts: Adam to Adam. 1998. FHL Book 929.273 St49ssj
  • [Stuart] Stuart, W. Wilson, Cheryl Stuart Oberhaus, and Mary Haislip Jameson. Genealogy of Thomas and Elizabeth Stuart 1762-1826 from Virginia to Kentucky to Missouri with Some Descendants. Keokuk, Iowa: W.W. Stuart, 1993. FHL Book 929.273 St91sw; digital version at FamilySearch Books Online
  • [Todd] McMurtry, Richard K. Addendum to Todd Families in America Collection. MSS. 2004-2005. FHL Vault Film 1735027 Item 10
  • [Trabue] Colwell, Pauline Trabue Groves and Osee Johnson Knouf. Trabue Family History: Ancestry and Known Descendants of David Trabue, Jr., Born Oct. 9, 1768, Manikintown, Virginia, Died Apr. 8, 1842, Jessamine Co., Kentucky. Champaign, Ill.: n.p., 1968. FHL Book 929.273 T671c
  • [Trisler] Trislers and Related Families. Bountiful, Utah: Family History Publishers, 1990. FHL Book 929.273 T738t
  • [Turner] Johnson, Rhea Duryea. Our Duryea and Turner Lines. Cornwall, Pa.: R.D. Johnson, 1959. FHL Book 929.273 D939j
  • [Wagaman] Wagaman, Paul Duane. Wagaman Family History. Typescript. FHL Book 929.273 W121wpd
  • [Wren] Jeffers, Marilee Anne Shern and Nina Shern Liechty. The Shern Family with Correlating South, Wren and Taylor and Murray Lines. Greeley, Colo.: M.S. Jeffers, 1997. FHL Book 929.273 Sh56j
  • [Zike] Smith, Harry Virgle and Iva Pearl Smith. The Zike Book. Typescript. Microfilmed 1989. FHL Film 1638365 Item 1
  • [Zimmerman] Moore, Willa Mae Dill. Records of Frederick Zimmerman, Esq., Jessamine Co., Kentucky, Revolutionary Soldier and Other Genealogical Records. Typescript, 1960. FHL Film 879671 Item 5

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Miscellaneous

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Taxation

Published abstracts
  • 1799, 1805, 1813 - Ellis, Neta Reeves. Jessamine County, Kentucky, Tax Lists 1799-1805-1813. Buffalo, Texas: The Scribes, 1988. FHL Book 976.9483 R48j
  • 1800 - 1800 Tax List of Jessamine County, Kentucky is included in Clift's Second Census of Kentucky 1800,[3] digitized by Ancestry ($).
  • 1815, 1819, 1821 - Ellis, Neta Reeves. Jessamine County, Kentucky, Tax Lists 1815-1819-1821. Buffalo, Texas: The Scribes, 1988. FHL Book 976.9483 R48je

Vital Records

Birth
  • 1852-1859 - Jessamine County Birth Index 1852-1859. Batch C517541 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1874 - Jessamine County Birth Index 1874. Batch C517542 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1875 - Jessamine County Birth Index 1875. Batch C517543 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
Marriage
  • 1852-1859 - Jessamine County Marriage Index 1852-1859. Batch M517541 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1875 - Jessamine County Marriage Index 1875. Batch M517544 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1876-1877 - Jessamine County Marriage Index 1876-1877. Batch M517545 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
Unsorted

Jessamine County Kentucky Genealogy Societies and Libraries

Jessamine County Public Library
600 So. Main Street
Nicholasville, KY 40356
Telephone 859-885-3523

Family History Centers

Jessamine County Kentucky Genealogy Websites

Jessamine County Kentucky Genealogy References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Jessamine County, Kentucky page 271, 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.