War--Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union/Confederate
Soldiers from Kentucky for some units. INCOMPLETE
WWI--listing of Kentucky servicemen. BOOKS
Revolutionary War--Compiled Service Record Abstracts. BOOKS
many of Kentucky's major cities and 120 counties. Some
include biographical sketches.
of transcribed county records for most counties. These
include records of wills, marriages, court proceedings, and
All of the Draper Manuscripts on microfilm There is an
index, "Guide to the Draper Manuscripts." PAPER. We also
have Book Guides to some of the series.
Adjutant General Reports
War of 1812
Civil War--also have capsule histories of many units. These
are rosters of volunteers who served from Kentucky.
atlases - Maps of Kentucky and Louisville
A good collection of
early Louisville and Kentucky newspapers on microfilm and in
original form. Indexes to the Courier-Journal for the years
1901 to mid-August 1902.
Birth, Death, and Marriage Records, 1852-1910 on
microfilm. These are incomplete records.
Death Certificate Index: 1911-1989. MICROFICHE.
Death Certificates: 1911-1938.
Directory of Births and Deaths Registerd in
Births: 1911-1959. PAPER (incomplete and not in
Deaths: 1911-1969. PAPER (incomplete and not in
Births for Louisville: 1898-1910. Includes
Deaths for Louisville: 1866-1910. Includes index.
Kentucky Marriages. MICROFICHE
Marriage index for brides, 1974-1989
Marriage index for grooms, 1975-1989
Kentucky Divorces. MICROFICHE
Divorce index for wife, 1974-1989.
Divorce index for husband, 1974-1989.
Louisville and Jefferson County marriages.
1780-1911 indexed and on microfilm.
1912-1915 on microfilm, but not indexed.
1916-1930 PAPER, no index.
Indexes and Vertical Files
Indexes to articles
in some Kentucky historical and genealogical magazines
Newspaper clipping files about Louisville and
Family Files--correspondence folders on over
Kentucky Biographical Index--finding aid for
thousands of Biographical sketches
Historical files on a variety of people and
Papers read before The Filson Club
Indexes of Kentucky Place Names
Passenger and Immigration Indexes
Many published family
Indexes to Kentucky land grants
Magazines concerning Kentucky genealogy
State documents and Louisville city reports
Scrapbooks prepared by individuals
Tax Records for many of the counties (early)
Louisville Naturalization Records