Webster County KYGenWeb

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1894 Webster Co map
Webster County was formed in 1860 from Henderson , Hopkins, and Union Counties.
Other neighbors are Crittenden County, Caldwell County and McLean County


Claudia Gibson has contributed a text file listing all of the Webster County resources at Willard Library in Evansville. Thank you, Claudia!
Click here to see the file


Webster County
Delayed Birth Records


Webster County Marriage Index, 1860-1984
Over 15,000 marriages


Beginners click here


Search the Webster County Birth Records 1911-1912
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+ the Webster County Family Album
+ Mt. Lebanon Cemetery records.
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. . . currently 3034 documents

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Webster County Message Board
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WEBSTER COUNTY RESOURCES



How did Webster County get its name?
Webster County Historical Markers


Data from adjoining counties

Owensboro Area Obituary Index
Courtesy Daviess County KY Public Library


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Webster County Mailing List - click to bring up e-mail so you can subscribe. The body of your message should read subscribe.

Hopkins County Mailing List - click to bring up e-mail so you can subscribe. The body of your message should read subscribe.

Henderson County Mailing List - click to bring up e-mail so you can subscribe. The body of your message should read subscribe.

Union County Mailing List - click to bring up e-mail so you can subscribe. The body of your message should read subscribe.

West Kentucky - click to bring up e-mail to subscribe to this list. Leave the subject line blank; the body of the message should read subscribe westkentucky or subscribe westkentucky-digest

KY-Footsteps - click to bring up e-mail to subscribe to this list especially for posting original Kentucky source information. Leave the subject line blank; the body of the message should read subscribe

Ashby Mailing List - this list should benefit the many Ashby researchers in Webster and neighboring counties. Click to bring up e-mail to subscribe. Leave the subject line blank; the body of the message should read subscribe

KYBiographies - click to bring up e-mail so you can subscribe to this list. The body of your message should read subscribe. This is a read-only list of source material.

KYResearch - click to bring up e-mail so you can subscribe to this list. The body of your message should read sub kyresearch. This is a read-only list of source material.


Recommended publications

Brenda Joyce Jerome, CG, edited the outstanding quarterly Western Kentucky Journal, which was published from Winter 1994 through Fall 2007, and was devoted to the western Kentucky counties of Caldwell, Crittenden, Henderson, Union, Webster, Hopkins, Lyon, Livingston and Trigg. Ms. Jerome is the publisher/compiler of over 30 books of western Kentucky county resource material. She won the Kentucky Genealogical Society's 1994 award for most important contribution to western Kentucky genealogy. After discontinuing publication of the Western Kentucky Journal, Ms. Jerome has begun a new Western Kentucky Genealogy blog which has a new article several times a week.

The Journal-Enterprise ~ Webster County's Online Source of News and Information

Bluegrass Roots ~ quarterly of the Kentucky Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 153, Frankfort, KY 40602. $15 per year.

Kentucky Ancestors ~ quarterly of the Kentucky Historical Society, P.O. Box 1792, Frankfort, KY 40602-2108. Write for subscription information.

Kentucky Explorer Magazine ~ Editor: Charles Hayes, Jr

Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter ~ read the standard (free) edition online
or subscribe to the Plus version for a small fee

RootsWeb Review - Subscribe to free genealogy newsletters and/or read online archived editions


Recommended online reading
Carmen Finley's "Sharpen Your Research Skills"
How to Complain about Spam
Copyright Fundamentals for Genealogy
Linda Haas Davenport's Learning Center - so much good material here!
Urban Legends Reference Pages - Check here before forwarding questionable stories via e-mail
Joe Isaac's Top Fifty Tips For Windows XP & Vista
Cyndi's List


Webster County salutes the vision,
inspiration, and contributions of
Jeff Murphy, founder of KYGenWeb
and USGenWeb.
Your Webster County KYGenWeb Coordinators         

This page was laboriously built by Carole Palmer in April 1996 with sobs a-plenty

The Webster County KYGenWeb Page was updated
Saturday, 20-Apr-2013 11:29:56 MDT

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Should anything unexpected happen to us and we are no longer able to fulfill our obligations as coordinators of the Webster County KYGenWeb site, we want it known that all of our contributions to this web site are to become the responsibility of the KYGenWeb Project, as part of the USGenWeb Project, to do with as the KYGenWeb State Coordinator(s) feel(s) appropriate. Other persons who have contributed material to this website shall retain their rights to withdraw any such material should they choose to do so.
Carole Jones Palmer, 29 July 2003; Dorothy Puryear Lauver, February 2006.


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