About the Kentucky Genealogical Society
We foster excellence in genealogy through educational programs and projects that preserve, produce, and disseminate knowledge of genealogical or historical value for Kentucky people.
We bring together researchers and family historians to promote fellowship and networking for Kentucky genealogy.
We encourage the preservation and availability of records essential to genealogies of Kentucky families.
Exploring Our Bluegrass Roots
In 1780, early Kentucky pioneers entered Fayette County so quickly it inflated the land prices.
Pogue Library, on the Murray State University campus, has many genealogy records for those searching for western Kentucky ancestors.