County Public Library Grant County has a
beautiful new Library!
Please visit their website by clicking on their
underlined name above.
Library card members can access Heritage Quest from
their home computer!
Some of the Library holdings and research tools include:
A local history collection of books, as well as family and local history files
incoming and outgoing FAX service - $1.00/page
photocopier - black/white [$.15/page] and color [$.50/page]
16 public computers with Internet access, MSOffice software, and printer capability
Free instruction in Computer Basics, Introduction to the Internet, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Publisher
Wireless internet access
new subscription to
digital Sanborn maps available inside the library
To obtain a library card, information
about the Library or questions concerning genealogy,
Worley Adult Services Librarian
Grant County Public Library
"My Old Kentucky
By Stephen Foster
Weep no more, my
lady, Oh, weep no more today
We will sing one
song for the old the Kentucky home
For the old
Kentucky home far away"
can take a walk down memory lane and share with us the
ambiance of your ancestor's lives, their music, their
dress and their customs. But if the lifestyle of this
century affords you little time, please use my search
engine. It will locate every page of my site that your
ancestors are listed on.
Note: You can search on any field (surnames
only, first names only, county only), or any
combination of fields.
The following searches will result in an
"every name" search: Surname Only
(whether soundex or not)
The following searches will give you only
those who are the main subject of a
County Only, First Name Only,
Any Multi-Field Search
Contact them if
you need monuments restored or replaced.
They also do a vast amount of War Memorials.
A great tip from Angie, co-owner, if your
ancestors stone is broken, you can pour a
concrete form on top of the grave and place
the pieces of the stone in the concrete!
Please visit these excellent Kentucky county sites:
Weis's Book "Never Say Goodbye"
as well has his family web site are a must see
for Kentucky researchers. In Bob's words
"You are about to take a journey, and
learn about quite a few people while reading
this book. They are the pioneers of Grant and
Boone County Kentucky....." Another don't
miss book; it is wonderful!
Note: Tom Hutzelman has a few copies of
his excellent 1858 Grant County Atlas left.
He is selling them at cost. The price of
the book is $42.00. You may contact him
at the following: firstname.lastname@example.org I purchased this book and I recommend it,
it is a wonderful book!
large percentage of the data on this site is provided by
other volunteers who have the same passion that we do.
That is why this site is copyrighted, to protect your
submissions from commercialization.
cannot be copyrighted; however, We believe that each of
us should be given credit for our research and it should
not be sold or presented by others as their own.
At this volatile time in our history, we should all
be looking back to honor our fathers and
grandfathers and their service to this Great
Country. What better way to do this than to
reconstruct their military service to preserve it
for future generations.
Richard was extremely helpful in reconstructing my dad's WWII service. Please contact him for great
If you care enough about your family to search for
your ancestors Please care enough to protect their
descendants. Don't allow personal information to be
posted to the internet. A responsible Net begins with