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''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Kentucky]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Livingston_County,_Kentucky|Livingston County]]''
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Guide to '''Livingston County Kentucky genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
== Quick Dates  ==
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Livingston County's civil records start the following years:
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&nbsp;'''*'''Many years between 1852 and 1911 are missing
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[[Image:{{KYLivingstoncourthouse}}]]&nbsp;  
  
== County Courthouse ==
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[http://www.livingstonco.ky.gov/ Livingston County Courthouse]<br>335 Court Street PO Box 40; <br>Smithland, KY 42081-0400<br>Phone: 270.928.2162<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Livingston 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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Court St.<br>Smithland, KY 42081<br>
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
 
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Livingston Co., Ky. GenWeb&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/ http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/]  
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[http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/ Livingston Co., Ky. GenWeb]  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
Livingston Co., Ky. from Christian Co., Ky.&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/ http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/]  
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[http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/ Livingston Co., Ky. from Christian Co., Ky.]  
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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[[Image:Kylivingston.png|thumb|right|400px|Kylivingston.png]]
  
 
==== African American  ====
 
==== African American  ====
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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:  
  
*Ky African American Griots&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kyafamer/ http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kyafamer/]  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kyafamer/ Ky African American Griots]  
*&nbsp;[[African American Research]] (US) has more information about the kinds of records
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*[[African American Research]] (US) has more information about the kinds of records  
 
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*[[Kentucky Minorities|Kentucky Minorities]] has information specific to Kentucky African Americans.
*&nbsp;[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Kentucky_Minorities Kentucky Minorities] has information specific to Kentucky African Americans.
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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{{RAOGKcemetery}}Kentucky Cemetery records often identify birth, death, relationship, and military information, as well as religious affiliation.  
 
{{RAOGKcemetery}}Kentucky Cemetery records often identify birth, death, relationship, and military information, as well as religious affiliation.  
  
*cemetery photos of various cemeteries [http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/ http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/]
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*[http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/ cemetery photos of various cemeteries]
*listing of Livingston Co., Ky Cemeteries&nbsp;&nbsp; http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livcem.html
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*[http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livcem.html listing of Livingston Co., Ky Cemeteries]  
*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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*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;  
 
*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;  
 
*[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.  
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{{Census|Kentucky}}
 
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*[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/kentucky/ USGenWeb Census Project] ~ Kentucky&nbsp; Census Transcriptions 1850 - 1930  
 
*[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/kentucky/ USGenWeb Census Project] ~ Kentucky&nbsp; Census Transcriptions 1850 - 1930  
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==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
*Livingston Co., Ky. GenWeb Churches&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livch.html http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livch.html]  
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*[http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livch.html Livingston Co., Ky. GenWeb Churches]  
*Listing of churches&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.faithclipart.com/guide/church-directory/kentucky/livingston-county/index.html http://www.faithclipart.com/guide/church-directory/kentucky/livingston-county/index.html]
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*[http://www.faithclipart.com/guide/church-directory/kentucky/livingston-county/index.html Listing of churches]
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
  
*Livingston Co. Wills and Probate Records&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.usgwarchives.net/ky/livingston/livingston.html http://www.usgwarchives.net/ky/livingston/livingston.html]  
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ky/livingston/livingston.html Livingston Co. Wills and Probate Records]  
*[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://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kygenweb/court/court.htm Abstracts of Early KY Supreme Court Cases] KYGenWeb Special Project  
 
*[http://courts.ky.gov/research/ Kentucky Court of Justice Research &amp; Reference]
 
*[http://courts.ky.gov/research/ Kentucky Court of Justice Research &amp; Reference]
  
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==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
*Bureau of Land Management http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/beta/  
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*[http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/beta/ Bureau of Land Management]
*Ancestry.com Kentucky Land Grants http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2073&amp;cj=1&amp;o_xid=0001029688&amp;o_lid=0001029688 <br>
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2073 Ancestry.com Kentucky Land Grants] <br>  
 
*[http://www.sos.ky.gov/land/ The KY Land Office]
 
*[http://www.sos.ky.gov/land/ The KY Land Office]
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
*Livingston Co., Ky. History&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livcohistory.html  
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*[http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livcohistory.html Livingston Co., Ky. History]
*National Register of Historic Places - Livingston Co., Ky.&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com/ky/livingston/state.html http://www.nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com/ky/livingston/state.html]
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*[http://www.nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com/ky/livingston/state.html National Register of Historic Places - Livingston Co., Ky.]
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
*Old Fire Maps&nbsp; http://steveeskew.com/maps/index.html  
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*[http://steveeskew.com/maps/index.html Old Fire Maps]
 
*[http://www.kygenweb.net/other/maps.html KYGenWeb compiled list of maps]  
 
*[http://www.kygenweb.net/other/maps.html KYGenWeb compiled list of maps]  
 
*[http://www.kygenweb.net/counties/kymap.html Click on the county to go to the KYGenWeb site]
 
*[http://www.kygenweb.net/counties/kymap.html Click on the county to go to the KYGenWeb site]
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
*Livingston Co., KyGenWeb&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/ http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/]  
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*[http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/ Livingston Co., KyGenWeb]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kymil/ Military Resources] ~ Revolutionary War through Civil War  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kymil/ Military Resources] ~ Revolutionary War through Civil War  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kybath/korea.htm Korean War Memorial] Korean War Memorial for Soliders from KY ~ KYGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kybath/korea.htm Korean War Memorial] Korean War Memorial for Soliders from KY ~ KYGenWeb  
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
*Livingston Ledger&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.ky-news.com/co_livingston.htm http://www.ky-news.com/co_livingston.htm]  
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*[http://www.ky-news.com/co_livingston.htm Livingston Ledger]  
*&nbsp;University of Ky. Libraries newspapers on microfilm&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/record.php?lir_id=272 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/record.php?lir_id=272]
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*[http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/record.php?lir_id=272 University of Ky. Libraries newspapers on microfilm]
  
 
==== Obituaries  ====
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
*The organization [http://www.copies1918.com/index.html Strictly By Name] provides free online indexes to early Livingston County probate records. They offer a record retrieval service to photocopy and transcribe microfilm copies of the original documents for a small fee. Available indexes:  
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*'''1799-1873''' - {{RecordSearch|1875188|Will Books A to B (1799-1873)|access=browse}} have been digitized by FamilySearch - free.
*[http://www.copies1918.com/livingstona.html Will Book A: 1799-1832]  
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*Livingston Co. Wills and Probate Records http://www.usgwarchives.net/ky/livingston/livingston.html<br>
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*'''1799-1832''' - The organization [http://www.copies1918.com/index.html Strictly By Name] provides free online indexes to early Livingston County probate records. They offer a record retrieval service to photocopy and transcribe microfilm copies of the original documents for a small fee. Available indexes:  
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*[http://www.copies1918.com/livingstona.html Will Book A: 1799-1832]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ky/livingston/livingston.html Livingston Co. Wills and Probate Records]
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
*1837 Deliquent Tax List&nbsp;for Livingston Co., Ky.&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livdeltax1837.html
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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] ($).  
*Present Tax Rates&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://revenue.ky.gov/taxpro/CountyInformation/livingstonco/ http://revenue.ky.gov/taxpro/CountyInformation/livingstonco/]
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*[http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livdeltax1837.html 1837 Deliquent Tax List for Livingston Co., Ky.]
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*[http://revenue.ky.gov/taxpro/CountyInformation/livingstonco/ Present Tax Rates]
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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*'''1852-1861''' - Livingston County Birth Index 1852-1861. Batch {{IGI|C517641}} 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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*'''1875''' - Livingston County Birth Index 1875. Batch {{IGI|C517642}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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===== Marriage  =====
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*'''1852-1861''' - Livingston County Marriage Index 1852-1861. Batch {{IGI|M517641}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1875''' - Livingston County Marriage Index 1875. Batch {{IGI|M517643}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1876-1878''' - Livingston County Marriage Index 1876-1878. Batch {{IGI|M517644}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*Livingston County Kentucky Vital Records  
 
*Livingston County Kentucky Vital Records  
 
*Livingston County Clerk
 
*Livingston County Clerk
  
335 Court Street<br>Smithland, KY 42081<br>
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335 Court Street<br>Smithland, KY 42081<br>  
  
*Ky. Death Records 1911-2000&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://vitals.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ky/death/search.cgi http://vitals.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ky/death/search.cgi]  
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*[http://vitals.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ky/death/search.cgi Ky. Death Records 1911-2000]  
*Livingston Co., Ky. Marriages 1895&nbsp; [http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livmg1895.html http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livmg1895.html]
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*[http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livmg1895.html Livingston Co., Ky. Marriages 1895]
*Some Livingston Co., Ky. death cert. transcriptions http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livdthcert.html  
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*[http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livdthcert.html Some Livingston Co., Ky. death cert. transcriptions]
*Livingston Co., Ky. 1860 Mortality Schedule&nbsp;&nbsp; http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livcomortsch.html
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*[http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livcomortsch.html Livingston Co., Ky. 1860 Mortality Schedule]
*Livingston Co., Ky. 1870 Mortality Schedule&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/Liv1870MS.rtf http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/Liv1870MS.rtf]
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*[http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/Liv1870MS.rtf Livingston Co., Ky. 1870 Mortality Schedule]
*Browning Obits (based in Evansville, In. but some Ky. deaths listed here) http://browning.evcpl.lib.in.us/
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*[http://browning.evcpl.lib.in.us/ Browning Obits (based in Evansville, In. but some Ky. deaths listed here)]
*Livingston Co., Ky. Births 1911-1930&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/bthrec.html http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/bthrec.html]
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*[http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/bthrec.html Livingston Co., Ky. Births 1911-1930]
*Delayed Livingston Co., Ky. Births 1800-1910&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livdelayedbths.html http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livdelayedbths.html]  
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*[http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livdelayedbths.html Delayed Livingston Co., Ky. Births 1800-1910]  
*Ky Vital Records Project&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://kyvitals.com/ http://kyvitals.com/]
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*[http://kyvitals.com/ http://kyvitals.com/ Ky Vital Records Project]
  
==== Societies and Libraries  ====
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=== Societies and Libraries  ===
  
*Livingston Co. Historical &amp; Genealogical Society&nbsp; &nbsp;http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livgensoc.html  
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*[http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/livgensoc.html Livingston Co. Historical &amp; Genealogical Society]
*The Little Cabin Research Center&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/liv_Society.html http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/liv_Society.html]  
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*[http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/liv_Society.html The Little Cabin Research Center]  
*New Library&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.livingstonco.ky.gov/ http://www.livingstonco.ky.gov/]  
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*[http://www.livingstonco.ky.gov/ New Library]  
*Kentuckiana Digital Library&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://kdl.kyvl.org/ http://kdl.kyvl.org/]  
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*[http://kdl.kyvl.org/ Kentuckiana Digital Library]  
*Filson Library&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.filsonhistorical.org/collections-and-exhibits/collections/library.aspx http://www.filsonhistorical.org/collections-and-exhibits/collections/library.aspx]
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*[http://www.filsonhistorical.org/collections-and-exhibits/collections/library.aspx Filson Library]
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
==== Web Sites  ====
 
==== Web Sites  ====
  
*Livingston Co., KyGenWeb&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/  
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*[http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/ Livingston Co., KyGenWeb]
 
*[http://kygenweb.net/ KYGenWeb project]. Has maps, name indexes, history or other information for each county. Select&nbsp;the county.  
 
*[http://kygenweb.net/ KYGenWeb project]. Has maps, name indexes, history or other information for each county. Select&nbsp;the county.  
 
*[http://kentucky.gov/Pages/home.aspx State of Kencucky Website]  
 
*[http://kentucky.gov/Pages/home.aspx State of Kencucky Website]  
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United States  Gotoarrow.png  Kentucky  Gotoarrow.png  Livingston County

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

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Livingston County, Kentucky
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Location in the state of Kentucky
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Facts
Founded December 13, 1798
County Seat Smithland
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Contents

County Courthouse

Beginning Dates for Livingston County, Kentucky Government Records
Birth*
Marriage
Death*
Census
Deeds
Wills
1852
1799
1852
1810
1800
1799
*Many years between 1852 and 1911 are missing
Livingston County Courthouse, Smithland, Ky. Courtesy: Collection: County Court Houses, Flickr by Jimmy Emerson. Used by permission.
 

Livingston County Courthouse
335 Court Street PO Box 40;
Smithland, KY 42081-0400
Phone: 270.928.2162[1]

History

Livingston Co., Ky. GenWeb

Parent County

1798--Livingston County was created 13 December 1798 from Christian County.
County seat: Smithland [2]

Boundary Changes

Livingston Co., Ky. from Christian Co., Ky.

Record Loss

A loss of some records occurred due to a fire in 1804

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Bayou Hampton Ledbetter Salem
Birdsville Heater Lola Smithland
Burna Iuka Newbern Tiline
Carrsville Joy Pinckneyville Vicksburg
Grand Rivers Lake City

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Kylivingston.png

African American

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

Cemeteries

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

Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
18002,856
18103,67428.6%
18205,82458.5%
18305,9712.5%
18409,02551.1%
18506,578−27.1%
18607,2139.7%
18708,20013.7%
18809,16511.8%
18909,4743.4%
190011,35419.8%
191010,627−6.4%
19209,732−8.4%
19308,608−11.5%
19409,1276.0%
19507,184−21.3%
19607,029−2.2%
19707,5968.1%
19809,21921.4%
19909,062−1.7%
20009,8048.2%
http://ukcc.uky.edu/~census/21139.txt

For tips on accessing Livingston 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
  • [Baker] Chapman, Peggy Brown. Bakers of Logan, Christian, Muhlenberg, Livingston, Henderson, Hopkins, Caldwell, Union, Todd, Trigg, Crittenden, Lyon, McLean and Webster Counties & Jackson Purchase, Kentucky. Lubbock, Texas: P.B. Chapman, 1995. FHL 751704
  • [Lacey] Moore, Maurice Augustus. The Life of Gen. Edward Lacey: With a List of Battles and Skirmishes in South Carolina During the Revolutionary War. Spartanburg, S.C.: Douglass, Evins & Co., 1859. FHL 413932.
  • [Lacey] Draper, Lyman C. King's Mountain and Its Heroes. Cincinnati: Peter G. Thomson, Publishers, 1881. Pages 463-464. Digital version at Google Books.
  • [Lacey] Owen, Thomas McAdory. "Colonel Edward Lacey of the Revolution and Some of His Descendants," The Gulf States Historical Magazine, Vol. 1 (July 1902):41-44. Digital version at Google Books.

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Miscellaneous

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

  • 1799-1832 - The organization Strictly By Name provides free online indexes to early Livingston County probate records. They offer a record retrieval service to photocopy and transcribe microfilm copies of the original documents for a small fee. Available indexes:
  • Will Book A: 1799-1832

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
  • 1852-1861 - Livingston County Birth Index 1852-1861. Batch C517641 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1875 - Livingston County Birth Index 1875. Batch C517642 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
Marriage
  • 1852-1861 - Livingston County Marriage Index 1852-1861. Batch M517641 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1875 - Livingston County Marriage Index 1875. Batch M517643 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1876-1878 - Livingston County Marriage Index 1876-1878. Batch M517644 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
Unsorted
  • Livingston County Kentucky Vital Records
  • Livingston County Clerk

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Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Livingston 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. 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 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.