December 2008

January 2009 Contents


What's inside of the December 2008/January 2009

Kentucky Explorer!


Page 2 -- Places I've Seen

Page 3 -- Editor's Message/Table of Contents

Page 4-9, 97-99, 102-104 -- Letters to the Editor

Letters from our readers


Page 51 Kentucky Genealogy Websites: Each month The Kentucky Explorer presents websites related to genealogy in Kentucky for our growing number of readers.

If you have a website you would like listed, please e-mail us at: kyex2@mac.com


Page 53-55 Kentucky's 1879 State Gazetteer: A Look At Kentucky Towns And Their Establishments 124 Years Ago

Green Grove, Barren County

Ludlow, Kenton County

Cloverport, Breckinridge County

Clinton, Hickman County

Plummer's Landing, Fleming County

plus many others...


Page 56 Old Postcard Scenes

Perryville, Boyle County, Kentucky

plus others...


Page 61 Old-Time Recipes To Enjoy By Our Readers -- From All Over Kentucky

Honey Baked Ham, Christmas Breakfast, Mashed Potatoes, Chestnut Bread, White Christmas Cookies, Christmas Cake


Page 62 Strictly Kentucky Genealogy

Various materials to aid in family history research.


Page 65 -- Genealogy From Long Ago

Interesting collection of old genealogy clippings over 100 years old.

Bedinger, Johnson, Ashby, Daniel, Winn, Taylor-Raine, plus more...


Page 68 Family Reunions & Other Special Announcements


Page 70 -- Kentucky Genealogy From

Dr. John J. Dickey's 1898 Diary

These writings are written word for word as Dr. Dickey wrote them.


Page 73 -- Kentucky Kinfolks

Interesting collection of old genealogy clippings over 100 years old.

Peden, Tyler-Ballard, Kenner-Lewis, Jameson, plus many more


Page 76-- Word Puzzle - Development Of Kentucky


Page 77-92 "I Remember" By Our Readers

Memories from readers all over Kentucky.


Page 93 Kentucky Genealogy Help Line

Queries are published free up to 50 words as space is available.


Page 96 Songs Kentuckians Were Singing 100 Years Ago


Page 97-- Kentucky Explorer Book Page

Readers are invited to send in their books and other projects to appear on this page. This is a free service.


Page 100-101 Readers Share Old Photos

You are invited to submit your treasured old photos. Photos must be of people of Kentucky or places in Kentucky.


December/January Events To Enjoy

Page 105-107


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Page 112 Points of Interest Location Map/Order Form

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