Rowan County, Kentucky Genealogy

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 United States  > Kentucky > Rowan County

Contents

County Courthouse

Rowan County Courthouse, Morehead, Ky.

History

Parent County

1856--Rowan County was created 15 March 1856 from Fleming and Morgan Counties.  County seat: Morehead [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1864--A disaster destroyed most of the records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Bangor Cranston Hilda Ramey
Bluestone Elliottville Lakeview Heights Rodburn
Brady Farmers Lick Fork Sharkey
Christy Gates Minor Smile
Clearfield Haldeman Morehead Triplett
Cogswell Hamim Paragon Waltz
Craney Hays Crossing










Neighboring Counties

Resources

Biographies, Family Histories/Trees, GEDCOM files etc

Rowan County Family Pages
Relatives of Truby Petitt & Florence Hall of Rowan County, Kentucky
Sorted by Name, Rowan County, Kentucky

Cemeteries

Access Genealogy-Rowan County Kentucky Cemeteries
KYGenWeb Archives Project-Rowan County Cemetery Records
Linkpendium-Rowan Co., Cemteries
Rowan County Cemeteries

Census

Linkpendium Census Records & Indexes- Rowan County Kentucky
Rowan County Census Records
Rowan County Genealogy Trails-1870 Census Index


Courts

Kentucky Court of Justice-Rowan County Office of the Circuit Court Clerk


History

Rowan County Kentucky History Records
The Alexander Stewart Family of Rowan County Kentucky
Wikipedia-Rowan County, Kentucky 

Maps

1895 U.S. Atlas- Rowan County Kentucky 1895


Military

Rowan County Genealogy Trails Vietam War Casulaties

List of Revelutionary War Pensioners
USGenWeb Archives Project-Rowan County Kentucky Military Records

Newspapers

The Morehead News
Rowan County Bulletin

Obituaries

Lane/Stucky/Gray Funeral Home Obituraries
USGenWeb Archives Project-Rowan County Kentucky Newspaper Records

Vital Records

Kentucky Marriage Project-Rowan County
KYGenWeb Archives Project-Rowan County Vital Records
Rowan County Births
Rowan County Deaths
Rowan County Marriages

Societies and Libraries

Rowan County Historical Society
P. O. Box 60
Morehead, KY 40351

Rowan County Public Library
185 East First Street
Morehead, KY 40351
(606) 784-7137

 

Web Sites

References

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