Magoffin County Roots Links to tons of free searchable records and resources for all Eastern Kentucky Counties.
Perry County Kentucky Lynda Combs Gipson invites you to visit this website regarding Perry County, Kentucky.
Knott County Kinfolk Providing lots of research resources for those searching in Knott County. Lots of pictures, vitals, cemeteries, and much more. Information added on a regular basis. Also a mailing list provided.
West-Central Kentucky Family Research Association Meetings & Web Site -- The WCKFRA, P. O. Box 1932, Owensboro, KY 42302-1932, meets on the second Thursday of each month at 7:00 p. m. in either the auditorium of the Daviess County Public Library, 450 Griffith Avenue, in Owensboro, or the WCKFRA Library, at 222 Walnut Street, in Owensboro. Membership is $15 per year, which includes annual subscriptions to "The WCKFRA Bulletin," the association's newsletter, and "Kentucky Family Records," WCKFRA's genealogical periodical. Each are published quarterly. The Society has many publications for sale and, also, maintains a library-workroom at 222 Walnut Street, Owensboro, Kentucky, open each Wednesday, from 9 a. m. to 12 noon. Kentucky Genealogical Research, especially Daviess and Ohio counties. Visit our web page.
Grayson County Historical Society
Carter's Chapel UMC. Barbara Webb is the webmaster for this site on Carter's Chapel. The site includes history, cemetery pages, and other information about the church and Pendleton County. Please, surf on in!
Daniel Boone Country Website. This is an 18-county regional website covering Eastern Kentucky.
Johnson County GenWeb. Anything you want to know about Johnson County can be found here.
Ellis Island Database. As much as 40% of the United States population has ancestors who entered this country through Ellis Island from southern, central, and eastern Europe. The publications featured on the following seven links will aid your research of ancestors who appear on the Ellis Island Database. Genealogists at every level of research use these works, which are unsurpassed for their content.
The Guide To Naturalization Records in the United States by Christina Schaefer tells the locations of all United States naturalization records, both originals and copies, and identifies their contents.
Here's a great link from Lynda Combs Gipson of Frankfort for readers with interests in the COMBS FAMILY.
THE ALL NEW - "Surnames Of Kentucky" - Now has its own domain. You are invited to visit this new site to see what is now offered. In addition to our old pages, like Kentucky's Most Wanted Ancestors, Kentucky's Unsolved Mysteries, Kentucky Folklore, and others, we now offer a Kentucky Surnames Registry, where postings are done in real time. Please stop by and take a look.
Genealogy Heaven - Irma Miller Shepherd's website. Irma has 10 years experience in genealogy. Because of her love for genealogy, she is helping thousands harvest their ancestors from many states and foriegn countries through these beautiful works of art. All books are visually compiled just like the original records, with close attention to detail. Available Records: Russell County, Pulaski County, Cumberland County, and Clinton County. In the works: other records from Casey, Adair, Clinton, and Cumberland Counties.
Kentucky Walking Sticks -- Randy Spencer's site featuring his line of handcrafted, unique Eastern Kentucky red sassafras walking sticks. Approximately 52" long, each has a leather strap at the top.
This is a top site. Every county in Kentucky has a link to this page. There are hundreds and hundreds of genealogy pages to visit. (Every county has several.) Valuable information and free queries and a host of other services.
Kentucky's Official Vacation Guide
Hazard and Perry County, Kentucky - A very detailed website featuring hundreds of old pictures, articles, and many other things of interest concerning this southeast Kentucky community. If you have any ties to Hazard or Perry County, you've got to see it!
Seed Savers - A fascinating site devoted to seeds, found by one of our readers. Check this one out!
www.kentuckylake.org - The Marshall County Tourist Commission's web site for Kentucky Lake. Definitely worth a visit!
Looking for a lost ancestor? Maybe this link will help! One of the most complete genealogy links on the Internet!
Johnson County, Kentucky History - If you have an interest in Johnson County and Paintsville, or the surrounding area, take a look at this new website.
Surnames of Kentucky - Surnames for Kentucky ancestors.
"Traditions and Treasures: Kentucky Folklife" - This site is the outgrowth of a folklife project started between a 5th-grade class of Meadowthorpe Elementary School (Lexington, KY) and a U.S. History class of Garrard County High School.
Kentucky Cemeteries - A site dedicated to Kentucky cemetery records. It contains actual Kentucky cemetery records, as well as a directory of links to sites with Kentucky cemetery records.
Historical Indexing - They provide personal names and subject indexes of Kentucky Newspapers from the late 1800s to the mid-1950s. Counties indexed so far are Boone, Carroll, Floyd, Harlan, Letcher, Owen, Owsley, Perry, and Wolfe Counties. Click on catalog for the years that the indexes cover and how to purchase them. Click on free name lookups for index searches.
Any Kentuckian with ties to Scotland will enjoy the vast amount of information given at this site, home of The Family Tree magazine. Also, make sure you check out the links given here. I visited the Highlander Magazine from here and could hardly believe the huge amount of interesting reading.
Filson Club Historical Society - located in Louisville, Kentucky - is one of Kentucky's best known state history organizations. Its website is very informative.
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