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Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Kentucky: Soldiers of the War of 1812

By: Adjutant General State of Ky,

Price: $45.00  $44.98

Publisher: Southern Historical Pr:

Our Product Number: UKY039

ISBN: 0893084816

Condition: New. 1992


When the War of 1812 began, Kentucky had a total population of only 400,000, and out of this total number furnished 40 regiments of volunteer militia, as well as a number of battalions and companies - i.e. more than 25,000 men between 1812-1815. Of the 1,876 Americans killed during the war, some 1,200 or about 64% were Kentuckians. The military records of Kentuckians who did serve in the War of 1812 are incomplete and scattered, and the rosters preserved in this volume r... View more info

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Kentucky Court and Other Records: Wills, Deeds, Orders, Suits, Church Minutes, Marriages, Old Bibles and Tombstone Records Volume 2

By: Ardery, Mrs. William

Price: $25.00  $24.99

Publisher: Baltimore, Genealogical Publishing Company:

Our Product Number: UKY016

ISBN: 080630510X

Condition: New. 1999


Index. . 257 pages. This volume comprises deeds, suits, church minutes, marriages, old Bibles, and tombstone inscriptions and it abstracts the records of the following counties: Fayette, Jefferson, Lincoln, Bath, Bourbon, Bracken, Clark, Fleming, Harrison, Hardin, Jessamine, Mason, Madison, Montgomery, Nicholas, Oldham, Scott, Woodford, and Warren. Persons referred to in the ext are listed alphabetically by surname in the index. Names not appearing in the general index a... View more info

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Pioneer Families of Butler County, Kentucky: South of the Green River

By: Austin, Merriel Russ; Rouk, Hazel Russ

Price: $295.00  $294.85

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Gateway Press:

Our Product Number: 607940

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued. Original price in ink on free front end page; minor wear at corners . 1992


608 pages View more info

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Old Episcopal Burying Ground

By: Barr, Frances Keller Swinford; Birchfield, James D.

Price: $20.00  $19.99

Publisher: Heritage Books Inc.:

Our Product Number: UKY032

ISBN: 0788422383

Condition: New. 2002


126 pages. Lexington, Kentucky. This book has been written out of an appreciation of history and a wish to preserve for posterity the names of those persons who are, or at one time were, buried in the Old Episcopal Burying Ground in Lexington, Kentucky. Over the years, some 600 burials took place and many of the stones are still there. This is the oldest cemetery still extant in Lexington, and has long been known as Lexington’s Westminster Abbey because of the promine... View more info

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The Big Sandy Valley: A History of the People and Country from the Earliest Settlement to the Present

By: Ely, William

Price: $37.50  $37.48

Publisher: Heritage Books Inc.:

Our Product Number: UKY009

ISBN: 155613052X

Condition: New. 2009


512 pages. Consists primarily of biographical and genealogical sketches of the families of the Kentucky counties - Boyd, Lawrence, Elliott, Morgan, Magoffin, Martin, Floyd, Johnson, Pike, Perry, and Knox. There are also some brief accounts of the communities along these streams, and of the early settlements in the area. View more info

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The Discovery, Settlement and Present State of Kentucke: And an Essay Towards the Topography, and Natural History of That Important Country

By: Filson, John

Price: $14.00  $13.99

Publisher: Bowie, Md., Heritage Books:

Our Product Number: 607894

ISBN: 0788404741

Condition: Fine. (1784) 1996.


This book tracks the settlement, natural history and topography of the nation's fifteenth state, from the first white man to land at the mouth of the Kentucky River (in 1754) to the book's original publication in 1784. Sections cover such topics as Kentucky's discovery, purchase and settlement; its boundaries and terrain; climate; native animals; economy and trade; and "curiosities." The appendix contains a 30-page narrative of the adventures of Daniel Boone; the... View more info

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Historic Families of Kentucky

By: Green, Thomas Marshall

Price: $32.50  $32.48

Publisher: Baltimore, Clearfield:

Our Product Number: UKY034

ISBN: 0806379588

Condition: New. 2006


312 pages. Historic Families of Kentucky is a basic history of the state, with considerable emphasis on the accomplishments of the pioneer families, including their public service in the nation's struggle for independence and existence. The objective of the book is to trace from their origin in this country a number of Kentucky families of Scotch-Irish extraction whose ancestors immigrated to America in the early 18th century and became pioneers of the Valley of Virginia... View more info

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Reconstructed Marriage Records of Owsley County, Kentucky, 1843-1910: Part I A-L

By: Hayes, Margaret Millar

Price: $37.00  $36.98

Publisher: Westminster, MD, Heritage Books:

Our Product Number: UKY029

ISBN: 078841058X

Condition: New. (1998) 2008. Reprint


428 pages. A fire in the county court house in 1929 destroyed all the records up to that time. This book is an attempt to reconstruct as many of the missing marriage records as possible from available sources. Most of the marriage dates are estimates based on the age of the oldest child plus one year. Also included are some marriage records from surrounding counties for those couples who lived in Owsley County at one time or another during the years 1843-1910. View more info

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Kentucky Families: A Bibliographic Listing of Books About Kentucky Families

By: Hehir, Donald M.

Price: $22.00  $21.99

Publisher: Westminster, MD, Heritage Books:

Our Product Number: UKY007

ISBN: 1556138695

Condition: New. (1993) 2009


204 pages. With over 1,500 Kentuckian surnames referenced in this major new work. Mr. Hehir provides in one source a comprehensive listing of all printed Kentuckian genealogies and family histories that have made their way into major library collections across the United States. The author researched library listings and catalogs covering many genealogical libraries including the Library of Congress, the National Genealogical Society Library and the Library of the Daught... View more info

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Old Kentucky Entries and Deeds: A Complete Index to all of the Earliest Land Entries, Military Warrants, Deeds and Wills of the Commonwealth of Kentucky

By: Jillson, Willard R.

Price: $47.50  $47.48

Publisher: Baltimore, Genealogical Publishing Company:

Our Product Number: UKY019

ISBN: 0806301937

Condition: New. (1926) 2008. Reprint


Illus. . 571 pages. This index encompasses the earliest land records of Kentucky. The arrangement of the volume is alphabetical according to the names of the grantees, giving the number of acres, dates, locations, and references to the pages in the original records, which are now housed in the Land Office of Frankfort. There are more than 45,000 entries, most of which are devoted to Fayette, Lincoln, and Jefferson County records prior to 1792. Also included are Military ... View more info

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Lawyer and Lawmakers of Kentucky

By: Levin, H.

Price: $65.00  $64.97

Publisher: Southern Historical Press:

Our Product Number: UKY037

ISBN: 0893083194

Condition: New with No dust jacket as issued. 1982


808 pages. This is probably the rarest of all the biographical sketch books ever done on Kentuckians, having been published in 1897. The book covers all of the prominent lawyers, as well as those who were not so prominent. This is a must book for every library shelf. It contains biographical sketches of approximately 700 individuals and finely executed steel engravings of 121 biographies. There are approximately 10,500 names of individuals listed besides those of the bio... View more info

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History of Bourbon, Scott, Harrison, and Nicholas Counties, Kentucky

By: Perrin, W. H.

Price: $65.00  $64.97

Publisher: Greenville, Southern Historical Press:

Our Product Number: UKY021

ISBN: 0893081426

Condition: New. 1999


Index. . 848 pages. This book is devoted to "the Blue Grass Region" of the state of Kentucky. It has been said to have more genealogical information than any other book of its kind. The book is divided into two main topics of interest. The first is a general history of the four above mentioned counties. With the second being of greater interest to the genealogist, this section is devoted to biographical sketches of these early settlers. The index alone reference... View more info

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Greenup County Kentucky Marriages: The First 100 Years 1803-1903

By: Phillips, Patricia Porter

Price: $50.00  $49.98

Publisher: Westminster, MD, Heritage Books:

Our Product Number: UKY027

ISBN: 0788444697

Condition: New. 2007


Index.. 722 pages. This is the first volume of a two-volume series contains information on more than 7,000 marriages, covering the first 100 years of Greenup County, Kentucky. Included are the names of bride, groom, witnesses, and person performing the ceremony, as well as the location and date of marriage (including day of the week) and any changes in wedding plans. Personal statistics, such as age, marital status, place of birth, and parents’ place of birth are also ... View more info

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Greenup County, Kentucky Marriages: The First 100 Years, 1803-1903

By: Phillips, Patricia Porter

Price: $50.00  $49.98

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Our Product Number: UKY028

ISBN: 0788444700

Condition: New. 2007


2 pages. This is the second volume of this two-volume series contains information on more than 7,000 marriages, covering the first 100 years of Greenup County, Kentucky. Included are the names of bride, groom, witnesses, and person performing the ceremony, as well as the location and date of marriage (including day of the week) and any changes in wedding plans. Personal statistics, such as age, marital status, place of birth, and parents’ place of birth are also given ... View more info

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Revolutionary Soldiers in Kentucky, Also a Roster of the Virginia Navy

By: Quisenberry, Anderson Chenault

Price: $30.00  $29.99

Publisher: Southern Historical Press:

Our Product Number: UKY033

ISBN: 0893084808

Condition: New. 1992. Reprint


222 pages. This volume contains a roll of the officers of the Virginia Line who received Land Bounty Grants; a roll of the revolutionary Pensioners in Kentucky; a list of the Illinois Regiment who served under General George Rogers Clark in N.W. Campaign. Found in this book are those citizens of Kentucky who were granted Revolutionary Pensions to the year 1835 as registered by the Secretary of War. To this list has been appended a list of names of many persons to whom th... View more info

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History of Woodford County, Kentucky

By: Railey, William E.

Price: $36.50  $36.48

Publisher: Westminster, MD, Heritage Books:

Our Product Number: UKY020

ISBN: 0788420259

Condition: New. (1938) 2009. Reprint


478 pages. Railey's Woodford County takes the county through the nineteenth century, with emphasis on the original migrant settlers in the period following the Revolution. It contains hundreds of family sketches, as well as lists of source records accounting for an additional 5,000 early residents. View more info

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A History of Muhlenberg County (Kentucky)

By: Rothert, Otto A

Price: $36.50  $36.48

Publisher: Westminster, MD, Heritage Books:

Our Product Number: UKY017

ISBN: 0788404547

Condition: New. (1913) 2007. Reprint


Illus., index.. 496 pages. This book tracks the history of Muhlenberg County, Kentucky, from its first white settlers in the late 18th century up through the first years of the 20th century. There are also biographical sketches of Muhlenberg men who fought in the War of 1812 or the Mexican War, and a short history of the county's militia muster. One chapter discusses the county's role in the Civil War; another includes biographical sketches of more than 20 Civil War sold... View more info

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Kentucky Genealogical Research

By: Schweitzer, Dr. George K.

Price: $12.00  $11.99

Publisher: Knoxville, Genealogical Sources, Unltd.:

Our Product Number: UKY001

ISBN: 0913857025

Condition: New. 1987


171 pages. 1,191 sources for tracing your Kentucky ancestor along with detailed instructions. View more info

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Annals of Floyd County, Kentucky 1800 - 1826

By: Wells, Charles C.

Price: $75.00  $74.96

Publisher: Baltimore, Gateway Press:

Our Product Number: 606569

Condition: As New with No dust jacket as issued. 1995


365 pages View more info

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1890 Special Veterans Census for Eastern Kentucky

By: Wells, Charles C.

Price: $85.00  $84.96

Publisher: Baltimore, Gateway Press:

Our Product Number: 606570

Condition: As New with No dust jacket as issued. 2000


334 pages View more info