Kentucky Genealogical Research: An Investigative Approach
Provides basics and helps the new genealogist to overcome difficulties that result from the loss of numerous records to Civil War fires. $5.
Morgan County, Kentucky Genealogical Source book with the 1830-1840 Censuses.
Provides information on sources for Morgan Co. Genealogical research, and index to Confederate pension applications. $15.
Source book II. An Annotated Bibliography of Morgan Co., Ky., Historical Publications.
List of available publications relating to local history and genealogy. Includes Directory of Publishers and Repositories and other material. Updated edition. $8.
Morgan County, Ky., First Court Order Book 1823-1830, Abstracted and Indexed for Genealogists.
Appointments to office; apprenticeships, registration of cattle marks; orders settling estates, fixing tavern rates, assigning men to work on roads, etc. $20.
Morgan County, Ky ., Cemetery Records : More than a Century of Inscriptions Selected from 600 Cemeteries.
Second printing. Contains tombstone inscriptions for burials before 1923 (and for persons born before 1865 regardless of year of death); taken from unmarketed 5-vol. set/ names arranged alphabetically. Lists cemeteries and locations. $25.
Will Abstracts (and Related Records), Morgan Co., Ky., Before 1900.
Note: Morgan's earliest wills (before about 1855) were in a destroyed in a Civil war f ire. $15.
Morgan County: The Earliest Years.
A booklet focusing on pre-county settlement and founding of Morgan county in 1822-23. $5.
The Peddler Legend: Murder and Hanging in Morgan County, Kentucky 1852-53.
Investigative account of the murder of an Irish peddler and the subsequent trial and hanging of his murderer, William H. Brown. $5.
The Vanishing Schools.
History of common schools in Morgan, Profiling one-room school, directory (with map) of 92 school districts; Lists county superintendents and high school principals. $7.
Raids & Skirmishes: The Civil War in Morgan.
History of Morgan's involvement in the War Between
the States, with roster of Union and Confederate troops. $7.
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