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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Archives & Libraries  ====
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==== Archives & Libraries  ====
  
 
==== Biographies, Family&nbsp;Histories/Trees, Genealogies, GEDCOM files&nbsp;etc.<br> ====
 
==== Biographies, Family&nbsp;Histories/Trees, Genealogies, GEDCOM files&nbsp;etc.<br> ====
  
[http://gedcomindex.com/Towns/usky1069.html Sorted by Name-Lewis County Kentucky]
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[http://gedcomindex.com/Towns/usky1069.html Sorted by Name-Lewis County Kentucky]  
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Cemeteries ====
  
 
[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KY/Lewis/cem/ Linkpendium Cemeteries]  
 
[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KY/Lewis/cem/ Linkpendium Cemeteries]  
  
[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylewis4/cemeteries.html Lewis County Cemeteries]
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kylewis4/cemeteries.html Lewis County Cemeteries]  
  
==== Census ====
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==== Census ====
  
 
[http://www.us-census.org/image-index/ky/lewis/1810/index.htm Lewis Co. Kentucky 1810 Federal Census Index]<br>
 
[http://www.us-census.org/image-index/ky/lewis/1810/index.htm Lewis Co. Kentucky 1810 Federal Census Index]<br>
  
==== Court ====
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==== Court  ====
 
 
==== History ====
 
 
 
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis_County,_Kentucky Wikipedia-Lewis County Kentucky]
 
  
 
==== Land<br> ====
 
==== Land<br> ====
  
==== Maps ====
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==== Maps ====
  
 
[http://www.livgenmi.com/1895/KY/County/lewis.htm 1895 Atlas-Lewis County Kentucky]<br>
 
[http://www.livgenmi.com/1895/KY/County/lewis.htm 1895 Atlas-Lewis County Kentucky]<br>
  
==== Military ====
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==== Military ====
  
[http://files.usgwarchives.net/ky/lewis/military/ww2list.txt Army &amp; Air Corp World II Casulty List]&nbsp;<br>[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/kentucky/lewis1.htm Lewis County Kentucky World War II Casulties Army and Air Force]<br>[http://www.archive.org/stream/listpensionerso02buregoog#page/n462/mode/1up List of Revolutionary War Pensioners]<br>[http://usgwarchives.net/ky/military/wwi/lewis.html Soldiers of the Great War, Fallen Kentucky Soldiers in WWI, Lewis County]
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[http://files.usgwarchives.net/ky/lewis/military/ww2list.txt Army &amp; Air Corp World II Casulty List]&nbsp;<br>[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/kentucky/lewis1.htm Lewis County Kentucky World War II Casulties Army and Air Force]<br>[http://www.archive.org/stream/listpensionerso02buregoog#page/n462/mode/1up List of Revolutionary War Pensioners]<br>[http://usgwarchives.net/ky/military/wwi/lewis.html Soldiers of the Great War, Fallen Kentucky Soldiers in WWI, Lewis County]  
  
 
==== Newspaper<br> ====
 
==== Newspaper<br> ====
  
[http://lewiscountyherald.com/ The Lewis County Hearld]
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[http://lewiscountyherald.com/ The Lewis County Hearld]  
  
==== Obituaries ====
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==== Obituaries ====
  
[http://www.genealogybuff.com/ky/ky-lewis-obits8.htm GenealogyBuff.com-Miscellaneous Lewis County, Kentucky Obituaries]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/ky/lewis/obits/ Index of KY, Lewis Co., Obituraries]<br>[http://www.lewiscountyherald.com/obituari.htm Lewis County Herald-Obituaries]<br>[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~obitsindex/obits_ky_lewi_01.htm Obituary Index Lewis County, Kentucky]
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[http://www.genealogybuff.com/ky/ky-lewis-obits8.htm GenealogyBuff.com-Miscellaneous Lewis County, Kentucky Obituaries]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/ky/lewis/obits/ Index of KY, Lewis Co., Obituraries]<br>[http://www.lewiscountyherald.com/obituari.htm Lewis County Herald-Obituaries]<br>[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~obitsindex/obits_ky_lewi_01.htm Obituary Index Lewis County, Kentucky]  
  
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==== Probate<br> ====
 
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[http://files.usgwarchives.net/ky/lewis/court/probate/ Index of Lewis Co., Ky Probate Records]<br>
 
[http://files.usgwarchives.net/ky/lewis/court/probate/ Index of Lewis Co., Ky Probate Records]<br>
  
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==== Vital Records<br> ====
 
==== Vital Records<br> ====

Revision as of 16:06, 24 June 2010

 United States  > Kentucky > Lewis County

County Courthouse

Lewis County Courthouse, Vanceburg, Ky.

History

Parent County

1806--Lewis County was created 2 December 1806 from Mason County.  County seat: Vanceburg [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Awe Crum Kinniconick Ribolt
Bald Point (hist.) Emerson Kirkville Rugless
Buena Vista Epworth Mount Vernon (hist.) Saint Paul
Burtonville Fearisville Nashtown Saint Marys (hist.)
Carrs Firebrick Pence Salem (hist.)
Charters Garrison Petersville Stricklett
Clarksburg Glen Springs Poplar Flat Tannery
Concord Harris Queens Tollesboro
Cottageville Herron Hill Quincy Trinity
Covedale Irwin Rexton Vanceburg













Neighboring Counties

Resources

Archives & Libraries 

Biographies, Family Histories/Trees, Genealogies, GEDCOM files etc.

Sorted by Name-Lewis County Kentucky

Cemeteries

Linkpendium Cemeteries

Lewis County Cemeteries

Census

Lewis Co. Kentucky 1810 Federal Census Index

Court

Land

Maps

1895 Atlas-Lewis County Kentucky

Military

Army & Air Corp World II Casulty List 
Lewis County Kentucky World War II Casulties Army and Air Force
List of Revolutionary War Pensioners
Soldiers of the Great War, Fallen Kentucky Soldiers in WWI, Lewis County

Newspaper

The Lewis County Hearld

Obituaries

GenealogyBuff.com-Miscellaneous Lewis County, Kentucky Obituaries
Index of KY, Lewis Co., Obituraries
Lewis County Herald-Obituaries
Obituary Index Lewis County, Kentucky

 

Probate

Index of Lewis Co., Ky Probate Records

 

Vital Records

Index of Lewis Co. KY, Vitals-Deaths
Kentucky Marriage Project-Lewis County
Lewis County, KENTUCKY Delayed Births 1892-1910
Lewis County Marriages

Societies and Libraries

Lewis County Kentucky Historical Society

Web Sites

References

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