The railroads were a disruptive technology for 1850s central Kentucky.
We have collected over 80 examples of family histories and genealogy that you can use as a resource for your research or learn how to write a compelling family history.
Littell's Law Books contain rich details about what our ancestors were doing in the early years of Kentucky.
Unlock the secrets of your Kentucky family tree with our easy-to-understand guide on cousin relationships. Learn how to calculate cousin numbers, grasp the concept of 'removed cousins', and explore your Kentucky genealogical heritage.
A mortality study from Kentucky in the late 1800s reveals the common causes of death.
Many early churches kept better records than the local county clerk. We suggest places where you can finding church records but it means looking in several places.
Join us as we take a journey back in time and uncover the story of how Fincastle County, Virginia, became the beloved state of Kentucky that we know today.
Digital archives can be an incredibly useful tool for family researchers by providing them with easy access to historical records. ChatGPT leads us on this tour.
We are excited to collaborate with WikiTree for a WikiTree Kentucky Genealogical Society Challenge in June 2023.
The DNA Painter tool is perfect for analyzing your genetic genealogy and best of all it is free.
African American researchers will find rich resources at the KDLA in Kentucky.
One thing family researchers know, Kentucky's 120 counties are not always the easiest place for a family tree ...