Mapping the Migration: Paths Into and Through Kentucky

Saturday, November 13, 2021
12:00 pm1:30 pm

Mapping the Migration: Paths Into and Through Kentucky

As a settlement gateway and destination, Kentucky played a pivotal role in early migration patterns. This session will give you resource tips and tricks to track down those elusive ancestors. Topics covered include: Immigration waves/cluster settlements, County boundary changes, Native American trails and early European paths, available records, and migration maps – including the debut of a newly digitized map of the forts and trails of 18th Century Kentucky.