Livingston County, Kentucky Genealogy

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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Kentucky]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Livingston County, Kentucky|Livingston County]]''
  
 
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'''1798'''--Livingston County was created 13 December 1798&nbsp;from [[Christian County, Kentucky|Christian]] County. &nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Smithland <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1798'''--Livingston County was created 13 December 1798&nbsp;from [[Christian County, Kentucky|Christian]] County. <br>'''County seat:''' Smithland <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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Revision as of 19:09, 5 January 2011


Livingston County, Kentucky
Map
Map of Kentucky highlighting Livingston County
Location in the state of Kentucky
Map of the U.S. highlighting Kentucky
Location of Kentucky in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 13, 1798
County Seat Smithland
Courthouse
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County Coordinator
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United States  Gotoarrow.png  Kentucky  Gotoarrow.png  Livingston County

Contents

County Courthouse

Court St.
Smithland, KY 42081

Livingston County Courthouse, Smithland, Ky. Courtesy: Collection: County Court Houses, Flickr by Jimmy Emerson. Used by permission.

History

Livingston Co., Ky. GenWeb    http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/

Parent County

1798--Livingston County was created 13 December 1798 from Christian County.
County seat: Smithland [1]

Boundary Changes

Livingston Co., Ky. from Christian Co., Ky.   http://www.westernkyhistory.org/livingston/

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

African American

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

Cemeteries

  • 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
  • Livingston 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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Miscellaneous

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Livingston County Kentucky Vital Records
  • Livingston County Clerk

335 Court Street
Smithland, KY 42081

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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