Owsley County, Kentucky Genealogy

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*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ky/county/owsley/births/1909b.html Owsley County, Kentucky 1909 Vital Statistics Births].  
 
*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ky/county/owsley/births/1909b.html Owsley County, Kentucky 1909 Vital Statistics Births].  
 
*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ky/county/owsley/births/kbi.html Owsley County, Kentucky 1911-1290 Birth Index].  
 
*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ky/county/owsley/births/kbi.html Owsley County, Kentucky 1911-1290 Birth Index].  
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*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ky/county/owsley/deaths/ Owsley County Deaths], 1911-1946.  
 
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*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ky/county/owsley/marriages/1853.html Owsley County, Kentucky 1853 Vital Statistics Marriage].  
 
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*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ky/county/owsley/marriages/1877.html Owsley County, Kentucky 1877 Vital Statistics Marriage].  
 
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*[http://www.owsleykyhist.net/modules.php?name=News&file=article&sid=905 Owsley County, Kentucky Marriages 1831-1954].  
 
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 United States  > Kentucky > Owsley County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1843--Owsley County was created 23 January 1843 from Clay, Estill and Breathitt Counties.  County seat: Booneville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1929, 1967--Disasters destroyed most of the records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

  • Owsley County, Kentucky. Includes geography, demographics, cemeteries, churches, populated places, post offices, schools, etc.
  • Populated Places. Arnett, Blake, Booneville, Chestnut Gap, Conkling, Cowcreek, Endee, Eversole, Island City, Lerose, Levi, Lucky Fork, Major, Mistletoe, Pebworth, Ricetown, Scoville, Sebastian, Southfork, Stay , Sturgeon, Taft, Travellers Rest, Vincent. Whoopflarea.

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Land

  • Many Land records for Owsley County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see the topic details from their catalog.

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Schools

Taxation

  • Many Land records for Owsley County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see the topic details from their catalog.

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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