Webster County, Kentucky Genealogy

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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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The primary branch of the Webster County library is located in Dixon, Kentucky, and maintains a genealogy section including local histories, many local newspapers on microfilm, and microfilmed copies of county vital records.
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A satellite library branch exists in Providenc, Kentucky, and maintains a smaller genealogy section, mostly focusing on historical photographs.
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

Revision as of 13:30, 20 August 2009

United States  > Kentucky > Webster County

Contents

County Courthouse

The Webster County county seat is located in Dixon. The courthouse is located in the central portion of town.

History

Parent County

1860--Webster County was created 29 February 1860 from Henderson, Hopkins and Union Counties.  County seat: Dixon [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

USGS GNIS search results for Webster County, Kentucky cemeteries

Church

USGS GNIS search results for Webster County, Kentucky

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

The primary branch of the Webster County library is located in Dixon, Kentucky, and maintains a genealogy section including local histories, many local newspapers on microfilm, and microfilmed copies of county vital records.

A satellite library branch exists in Providenc, Kentucky, and maintains a smaller genealogy section, mostly focusing on historical photographs.

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

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