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{{stub}}&nbsp;''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Kentucky|Kentucky]]&nbsp;&gt; Lawrence County'' <br>
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Kentucky]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Lawrence_County,_Kentucky|Lawrence County]]''  
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Guide to '''Lawrence County Kentucky genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{KYDC}}
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Lawrence 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/~kylawren/lawrence.html Lawrence Co. KYGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = Lawrence_County_svg.png
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| state = Kentucky
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| state_map = Kentucky.png
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| founded year = 1821
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| founded date = December 14
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| seat wl = Louisa
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}}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
[[Image:{{KYLawrencecourthouse}}]]
 
  
== History  ==
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Lawrence County, Kentucky#Vital_Records|Birth]]*'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Lawrence County, Kentucky#Vital_Records|Marriage]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Lawrence County, Kentucky#Vital_Records|Death]]*'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Lawrence County, Kentucky#Census|Census]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Lawrence County, Kentucky#Land|Deeds]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Lawrence County, Kentucky#Probate|Wills]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1852
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| width="100%" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''*'''Records available for these years only: 1852-1859, 1874-1878, 1903-1908. Statewide registration began 1911.</center>
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[[Image:{{KYLawrencecourthouse}}]]
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[http://www.lawrencecounty.ky.gov/ Lawrence County Courthouse]<br>122 S Main Cross Street<br>Louisa, KY 41230; <br>Phone: 606.638.4102<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Laurel County, Kentucky page 272, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
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| Fallsburg  
| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=195464&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+Lawrence%2C+Louisa&columns=*,0,0 Louisa]
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| Summit
 
| Summit
 
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| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=195463&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+Lawrence%2C+Blaine&columns=*,0,0 Blaine]
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| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Lawrence%2C+Blaine|subject|disp=Blaine}}
 
| Fisher Town (hist.)  
 
| Fisher Town (hist.)  
 
| Lowmansville  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== African American ====
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[[Image:Kylawrence.png|thumb|right|400px|Kylawrence.png]]
  
[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/african.html African-American Info-Lawrence County KY]
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==== African American ====
  
==== Bible ====
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/african.html African-American Info-Lawrence County KY]
  
[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/bibles.html Bible Records of Lawrence County KY]
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The following have information concerning African American research.&nbsp; Both should be used:  
  
==== Biographies, Family History/Trees, GEDCOM files, etc ====
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*&nbsp;[[African American Research]] (US) has more information about the kinds of records
  
[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/trees.html Family Trees of Lawrence County KY]&nbsp;<br>[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KY/Lawrence/sur/ Linkpendium Surnames]&nbsp;<br>[http://gedcomindex.com/Towns/usky1065.html Sorted by Name.com-Lawrence County, Kentucky]
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*&nbsp;[[Kentucky Minorities|Kentucky Minorities]] has information specific to Kentucky African Americans.&nbsp;
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==== Bible  ====
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/bibles.html Bible Records of Lawrence County KY]
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==== Biographies, Family History/Trees, GEDCOM files, etc  ====
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/trees.html Family Trees of Lawrence County KY]&nbsp;<br>[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KY/Lawrence/sur/ Linkpendium Surnames]&nbsp;<br>[http://gedcomindex.com/Towns/usky1065.html Sorted by Name.com-Lawrence County, Kentucky]  
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/kentucky/lawrence_county_cemeteries.htm Access Genealogy, Lawrence County, Kentucky Cemetery Records]&nbsp;<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/cemeteries.html Cemeteries, Lawrence County, Kentucky]<br>[http://genealogytrails.com/ken/lawrence/cemeteries.html Cemeteries of Lawrence County, Kentucky]<br>[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KY/Lawrence/cem/ Linkpendium Cemeteries]<br>[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/kentucky/lawrence.html The Tombstone Transcription Project-Lawrence County Kentucky]&nbsp;
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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.&nbsp;
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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=1052 list of cemeteries in&nbsp;Lawrence 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/lawrence.html Lawrence 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|787600|subject-id|disp=some&nbsp;records of&nbsp;cemeteries in&nbsp;Lawrence 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=4104&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=57&stateAbbv=&stateName= ePodunk&nbsp;list of&nbsp;Lawrence 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.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/kentucky/lawrence_county_cemeteries.htm Access Genealogy, Lawrence County, Kentucky Cemetery Records]&nbsp;  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/cemeteries.html Cemeteries, Lawrence County, Kentucky]  
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*[http://genealogytrails.com/ken/lawrence/cemeteries.html Cemeteries of Lawrence County, Kentucky]  
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KY/Lawrence/cem/ Linkpendium Cemeteries]  
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*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/kentucky/lawrence.html The Tombstone Transcription Project-Lawrence County Kentucky]&nbsp;
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
  
[http://www.census-online.com/links/KY/Lawrence/ Census Online-Lawrence Co., Kentucky]<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/census.html Census Records of Lawrence Co., KY]<br>[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KY/Lawrence/cen/ Linkpedium Census Records and Indexes]&nbsp;
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{{USCensusPop
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| 1830= 3900
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| 1840= 4730
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| 1850= 6281
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| 1860= 7601
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| 1870= 8497
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| 1880= 13262
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| 1890= 17702
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| 1900= 19612
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| 1910= 20067
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| 1920= 17643
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| 1930= 16713
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| 1940= 17275
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| 1950= 14418
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| 1960= 12134
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| 1970= 10726
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| 1980= 14121
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| 1990= 13998
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| 2000= 15569
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{{Census|Kentucky}}
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[http://www.census-online.com/links/KY/Lawrence/ Census Online-Lawrence Co., Kentucky]<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/census.html Census Records of Lawrence Co., KY]<br>[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KY/Lawrence/cen/ Linkpedium Census Records and Indexes]&nbsp;  
  
 
==== Church Records  ====
 
==== Church Records  ====
  
[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/churches.html Churches of Lawrence Co., Kentucky]&nbsp;
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/churches.html Churches of Lawrence Co., Kentucky]&nbsp;  
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==== Court  ====
  
==== Court ====
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[http://courts.ky.gov/counties/lawrence/ Kentucky Court of Justice: Lawrence County, Ofice of the Circuit Court Clerk]
  
==== Land ====
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==== Land ====
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lawrence_County,_Kentucky Wikipedia-Lawrence County, Kentucky]&nbsp;
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lawrence_County,_Kentucky Wikipedia-Lawrence County, Kentucky]&nbsp;  
  
==== Maps ====
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==== Military ====
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==== Military ====
  
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/LCM_Index.htm<br>http://www.mindspring.com/~sixcatpack/lcvet.htm<br>http://www.archive.org/stream/listpensionerso02buregoog#page/n461/mode/1up<br>http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/kentucky/lawrence.htm<br>http://genealogytrails.com/ken/lawrence/pensioners.html<br>http://media.nara.gov/media/images/28/30/28-2947a.gif
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/LCM_Index.htm Lawrence County Military Records]<br>[http://genealogytrails.com/ken/lawrence/pensioners.html Lawrence County, Kentucky Genealogy Trails-Lawrence County, Kentucky Pensioners]<br>[http://www.mindspring.com/~sixcatpack/lcvet.htm Lawrence County, Kentucky Veterans]<br>[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/kentucky/lawrence.htm Lawrence County, Kentucky World War II Casualities, Army and Airforce]<br>[http://www.archive.org/stream/listpensionerso02buregoog#page/n461/mode/1up List of Revelutionary War Pensioners]&nbsp;
  
==== Newspapers ====
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==== Newspapers ====
  
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/bsnews.html<br>http://www.mindspring.com/~sixcatpack/bsnobits.htm<br>http://www.bigsandynews.com/<br>http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/titles/places/kentucky/Lawrence/
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[http://www.bigsandynews.com/ Big Sandy News Online]<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/bsnews.html Clippings From the Big Sandy News, Lawrence Co., KY]<br>&nbsp;
  
 
==== Obituaries  ====
 
==== Obituaries  ====
  
[http://genealogytrails.com/ken/lawrence/obitsag.html Lawrence Co., KY Genealogy Trails Obits]&nbsp;<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/obits.html Obituaries Lawrence Co., KY]<br>[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/lawrence/obits.html Lawrence County KY Archives: Death &amp; Obituary Index Table]<br>[http://www.lcplky.org/Big%20Sandy%20News%20Obituary%20Index.html Lawrence County Public Library Obituary Searcher]<br>&nbsp;
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[http://www.mindspring.com/~sixcatpack/bsnobits.htm Big Sandy News Obituaries<br>Lawrence Co., KY Genealogy Trails Obits]&nbsp;<br>[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ky/lawrence/obits.html Lawrence County KY Archives: Death &amp; Obituary Index Table]<br>[http://www.lcplky.org/Big%20Sandy%20News%20Obituary%20Index.html Lawrence County Public Library Obituary Searcher]<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/obits.html Obituaries Lawrence Co., KY]<br>&nbsp;  
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/wills.html Wills, Lawrence County, KY]&nbsp;
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*'''1821-1914''' - {{RecordSearch|1875188|Will Books 1 to 3 (1821-1914)|access=browse}} have been digitized by FamilySearch - free.
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/wills.html Wills, Lawrence County, KY]&nbsp;  
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/tax.html Tax List of Lawrence&nbsp;County, KY]&nbsp;
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylawren/tax.html Tax List of Lawrence&nbsp;County, KY]&nbsp;  
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
[http://www.genealogybuff.com/ky/ky-lawrence-marr1.htm GenealogyBuff.com: Miscellaneous Lawrence County, Kentucky Marriages 1822-1854]&nbsp;<br>[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/lawrence/obits.html Lawrence County KY Archives: Death &amp; Obituary Index Table]&nbsp;<br>[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~churn/mar.html Lawrence County Kentucky Marriage Index]<br>[http://genealogytrails.com/ken/lawrence/transcribeddeathsam1.html Lawrence County, Kentucky Transcribed Deaths...]<br>[http://genealogytrails.com/ken/lawrence/marriages.htm Marriages and Announcement-Genealogy Trails, Lawrence County, Kentucky]<br><br>
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===== Birth =====
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*'''1852-1860''' - Lawrence County Birth Index 1852-1860. Batch {{IGI|C517601}} 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''' - Lawrence County Birth Index 1874. Batch {{IGI|C517602}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1875''' - Lawrence County Birth Index 1875. Batch {{IGI|C517603}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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===== Marriage =====
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*'''1852-1860''' - Lawrence County Marriage Index 1852-1860. Batch {{IGI|M517601}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1875''' - Lawrence County Marriage Index 1875. Batch {{IGI|M517604}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1876-1878''' - Lawrence County Marriage Index 1876-1878. Batch {{IGI|M517605}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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[http://www.genealogybuff.com/ky/ky-lawrence-marr1.htm GenealogyBuff.com: Miscellaneous Lawrence County, Kentucky Marriages 1822-1854]&nbsp;<br>[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ky/lawrence/obits.html Lawrence County KY Archives: Death &amp; Obituary Index Table]&nbsp;<br>[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~churn/mar.html Lawrence County Kentucky Marriage Index]<br>[http://genealogytrails.com/ken/lawrence/transcribeddeathsam1.html Lawrence County, Kentucky Transcribed Deaths...]<br>[http://genealogytrails.com/ken/lawrence/marriages.htm Marriages and Announcement-Genealogy Trails, Lawrence County, Kentucky]<br><br>
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylchgrs/Index.html Lawrence County Historical Society]&nbsp;<br>[http://www.lcplky.org/ Lawrence County Public Library]
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ky/lawrence/lawrence.htm Lawrence County, KY Archives Project]
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=195462&subject_disp=Kentucky%2C+Lawrence&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylchgrs/Index.html Lawrence County KYGenWeb<font color="#000000"></font>]
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*[http://genforum.genealogy.com/ky/lawrence/ Lawrence County, KY Genealogy Forum]
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*{{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Lawrence|subject|disp=<font color="#000000"></font>Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KY/Lawrence/ Lawrence&nbsp;County,&nbsp;Kentucky Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)]<br><br><br>
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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Revision as of 16:50, 29 March 2013

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

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Lawrence County, Kentucky
Map
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Location in the state of Kentucky
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Location of Kentucky in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 14, 1821
County Seat Louisa
Courthouse
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Contents

County Courthouse

Beginning Dates for Lawrence County, Kentucky Government Records
Birth* Marriage Death* Census Deeds Wills
1852 1822 1852 1830 1822 1821
*Records available for these years only: 1852-1859, 1874-1878, 1903-1908. Statewide registration began 1911.
Lawrence County Courthouse, Louisa, Ky. Courtesy: Collection: County Court Houses, Flickr by Jimmy Emerson. Used by permission.

Lawrence County Courthouse
122 S Main Cross Street
Louisa, KY 41230;
Phone: 606.638.4102[1]

History

Parent County

1821--Lawrence County was created 14 December 1821 from Greenup and Floyd Counties.  County seat: Louisa [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Adams Elm Grove (hist.) Kise (hist.) Skaggs
Adeline (hist.) Evergreen Ledocio Stringtown
Ben Bow Fallsburg Louisa Summit
Blaine Fisher Town (hist.) Lowmansville Terryville
Blevins Five Forks Martha Torchlight
Brows Defeat (hist.) Fullers Mazie Ulysses
Buchanan Gallup Noris Walbridge
Busseyville Georges Creek Orr Webbville
Chapman Glenwood Overda Webbs Mill (hist.)
Charley Green Valley (hist.) Patrick Wilbur
Cherokee Greenwood (hist.) Peach Orchard Yatesville
Clifford Hannah Prosperity (hist.) Zelda
Cordell Holt Providence (hist.)
Davisville Houckville Rockville (hist.)
Ellen Irad Richardson

Neighboring Counties

Resources

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African American

African-American Info-Lawrence County KY

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

Bible

Bible Records of Lawrence County KY

Biographies, Family History/Trees, GEDCOM files, etc

Family Trees of Lawrence County KY 
Linkpendium Surnames 
Sorted by Name.com-Lawrence County, Kentucky

Cemeteries

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

  • Kentucky Historical Society Cemetery Search can be searched by name, place and/or date.  This database has hundreds of thousands of names transcribed from gravestones across Kentucky. 
  • Find A Grave can be searched by the name of a person or family to find where a person is buried.  Usually gives birth and death dates often with a picture of the tombstone.  May give obituaries, names of family members and links to their information in Find A Grave.
  • Kentucky Cemeteries lists the national cemeteries in Kentucky with links to their web sites. The first link under Online Kentucky Cemeteries goes to the Kentucky section of Interment.net
  • Lawrence Co. KY USGenWeb Tombstone Project usually gives the names of the deceased in alphabetical order by last name with birth and death dates plus any remarks. 

Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
18303,900
18404,73021.3%
18506,28132.8%
18607,60121.0%
18708,49711.8%
188013,26256.1%
189017,70233.5%
190019,61210.8%
191020,0672.3%
192017,643−12.1%
193016,713−5.3%
194017,2753.4%
195014,418−16.5%
196012,134−15.8%
197010,726−11.6%
198014,12131.7%
199013,998−0.9%
200015,56911.2%
http://ukcc.uky.edu/~census/21127.txt

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

Census Online-Lawrence Co., Kentucky
Census Records of Lawrence Co., KY
Linkpedium Census Records and Indexes 

Church Records

Churches of Lawrence Co., Kentucky 

Court

Kentucky Court of Justice: Lawrence County, Ofice of the Circuit Court Clerk

Land

Local Histories

Wikipedia-Lawrence County, Kentucky 

Maps

Military

Lawrence County Military Records
Lawrence County, Kentucky Genealogy Trails-Lawrence County, Kentucky Pensioners
Lawrence County, Kentucky Veterans
Lawrence County, Kentucky World War II Casualities, Army and Airforce
List of Revelutionary War Pensioners 

Newspapers

Big Sandy News Online
Clippings From the Big Sandy News, Lawrence Co., KY
 

Obituaries

Big Sandy News Obituaries
Lawrence Co., KY Genealogy Trails Obits
 
Lawrence County KY Archives: Death & Obituary Index Table
Lawrence County Public Library Obituary Searcher
Obituaries Lawrence Co., KY
 

Probate

Wills, Lawrence County, KY 

Taxation

Tax List of Lawrence County, KY 

Vital Records

Birth
  • 1852-1860 - Lawrence County Birth Index 1852-1860. Batch C517601 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1874 - Lawrence County Birth Index 1874. Batch C517602 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1875 - Lawrence County Birth Index 1875. Batch C517603 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
Marriage
  • 1852-1860 - Lawrence County Marriage Index 1852-1860. Batch M517601 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1875 - Lawrence County Marriage Index 1875. Batch M517604 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1876-1878 - Lawrence County Marriage Index 1876-1878. Batch M517605 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
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GenealogyBuff.com: Miscellaneous Lawrence County, Kentucky Marriages 1822-1854 
Lawrence County KY Archives: Death & Obituary Index Table 
Lawrence County Kentucky Marriage Index
Lawrence County, Kentucky Transcribed Deaths...
Marriages and Announcement-Genealogy Trails, Lawrence County, Kentucky

Societies and Libraries

Lawrence County Historical Society 
Lawrence County Public Library

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Laurel County, Kentucky page 272, 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. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 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.