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Guide to '''Breckinridge County, Kentucky ancestry, genealogy and family history, and genealogy''' , birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records, and immigration records.<br>{{Click|Image:KY_ORP.png|Kentucky Online Genealogy Records}}{{Infobox U.S. County| county = Breckinridge County| adoption_sign = Adoption KYGenWeb| county_map = Breckinridge_County_svg.png| state = Kentucky| state_map = Kentucky.png | founded year = 1799| founded date = December 9| seat wl = Hardinsburg}}
=== Breckinridge County Kentucky Courthouse === {| widthstyle="100width:18%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1; float:right"
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#ffcc99" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Beginning Dates for {{PAGENAMEClick|image:KY_ORP.png|Kentucky_Online_Genealogy_Records}} Government Records'''</center>
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| width<center>{{Infobox U.S. County 2016|organized="16.6%" alignDecember 9, 1799|county seat="center" Hardinsburg| '''parent county= [[Breckinridge Hardin County, Kentucky#BirthGenealogy|BirthHardin]]*<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America' ', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Kentucky. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item| widthdisp="16FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.6%" align</ref>|variant spellings="center" | '''county1= [[Breckinridge Grayson County, Kentucky#MarriageGenealogy|MarriageGrayson]]''' | widthcounty2="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Breckinridge Hancock County, Kentucky#DeathGenealogy|DeathHancock]]*''' | width="16.6%" aligncounty3="center" | '''[[Breckinridge Hardin County, Kentucky#CensusGenealogy|CensusHardin]]''' | widthcounty4="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Breckinridge Meade County, Kentucky#LandGenealogy|LandMeade]]''' | width="16.6%" aligncounty5="center" | '''[[Breckinridge Ohio County, Kentucky#ProbateGenealogy|ProbateOhio]]'''|-county6= [[Perry County, Indiana Genealogy| width="16.6%" align="Perry (IN)]]</br><center" >[[Breckinridge County, Kentucky Genealogy#Maps and Gazetteers| 1852 | width="16.6%" align="See County Maps]]</center" | 1800 >| widthcounty7="16.6%" align="center" | 1852 | width="16.6%" aligncounty8="center" | 1810 | width="16.6%" aligncounty9="center" | 1800 | widthcounty10="16.6%" align="center" | 1800|-| width="100%" align="center" colspancounty courthouse="6" | <center>'''*'''Many years between 1852 and 1911 are missing</center>|} [[Image:Breckinridge County Kentucky Courthouse.jpg|right|250px245x245px]] <br> |county location in state= [[httpImage://wwwBreckinridge_County_svg.breckinridgecountyky.com/government-contacts.asp Breckenridge County Courthouse png|185x185px]]|adoption= <brcenter>Courthouse Square; PO Box 538{{Adoption KYGenWeb}}<br/center>Hardinsburg, KY 40143}}|}<br/center>Phone: 270-756-2246<ref namediv style="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogistswidth:17%; float: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utahleft; margin-right: Everton Pub., 2002), Breckinridge County, Kentucky page 268, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}4em; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.padding:0px">__TOC__</refdiv>  Breckinridge == County Archives<br>P.O. Box 538 - Courthouse<br>Hardinsburg, KY 40143<br>270-756-6112 Information ==
Open 8AM to 4PM Monday to Friday=== Description ====== County Courthouse ==={{KY Courthouse Intro|Breckinridge}}
== '''Breckenridge County Courthouse'''<br>Courthouse Square<br>PO Box 538<br>Hardinsburg, KY 40143<br>Phone: 270-756-2246<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Breckinridge County , Kentucky History page 268, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref><div style="width: 100%; floatbr>[http: left">==== Parent //www.bckentucky.com/ Breckenridge County ====Website]
'''1799'''--Breckinridge County was&nbsp;created 9 December 1799&nbsp;from [[Hardin County, Kentucky Genealogy|Hardin]] County. <br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Hardinsburg <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  ==== Boundary Changes ==== For animated maps illustrating Kentucky county boundary changesBreckinridge County, [http://www.mapofus.org/kentucky/ "Rotating Formation Kentucky County Boundary Maps"] (1776-1939) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.  ==== Record Loss Dates ==== '''1958''' A courthouse disaster resulted in the loss of some records. == {{KY Record Dates Intro|Breckinridge County Kentucky Places / Localities == ==== Populated Places ====}}{| width="710" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="0" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders1"
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| Addison bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="7" | Corners | Holt | Mystic<center>'''Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''</center>
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| Ammons width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Breckinridge County, Kentucky Genealogy#Birth|Birth*]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Breckinridge County, Kentucky Genealogy#Marriage|Marriage]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Breckinridge County, Kentucky Genealogy#Death|Death*]]'''| Custer width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Breckinridge County, Kentucky Genealogy#Court Records|Court]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Breckinridge County, Kentucky Genealogy#Land and Property Records|Land]]'''| Horn Back Hill width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Breckinridge County, Kentucky Genealogy#Probate Records|Probate]]'''| Raymondwidth="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Breckinridge County, Kentucky Genealogy#Census Records|Census]]'''
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| {{FHLwidth="14.2%" align="center" |Kentucky1852| width="14.2%2C+Breckinridge" align="center" |1800| width="14.2%2C+Axtel" align="center" |subject1852|dispwidth="14.2%" align=Axtel}} "center" | | Dempster width="14.2%" align="center" |1800| Hudson width="14.2%" align="center" |1800| Rockvalewidth="14.2%" align="center" |1810
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| Basin Spring colspan="7" | <center>'''*'''Many years between 1852 and 1911 are missing</center>| Dyer }| I[[]] === Record Loss ==={| Roff
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| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Breckinridge%2C+Bewleyville|subject|disp=Bewleyville}}
| Fairfield
| Kingswood
| Rosetta
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| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Breckinridge%2C+Big+Spring|subject|disp=Big Spring}}
| Falls of Rough
| Kirk
| Sample
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| Buras
| Fisher
| Locust Hill
| Se Ree
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| Cannons Point
| Frymire
| Lodiburg
| Stephensport
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| Cave Spring
| Garfield
| Madrid
| Stinnettsville
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| Centerview
| Glen Dean
| Mattingly
| Tar Fork
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| Chenaultt
| Graysville
| McCoy
| Union Star
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| Clifton Mills
| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Breckinridge%2C+Hardinsburg|subject|disp=Hardinsburg}}
| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Breckinridge%2C+McDaniels|subject|disp=McDaniels}}
| Vanzant
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| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Breckinridge%2C+Cloverport|subject|disp=Cloverport}}
| Harned
| {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Breckinridge%2C+McQuady|subject|disp=McQuady}}
| Webster
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| Cobblers Knob
| Hensley
| Mook
| Westview
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| Codyville
| High Plains
| Mooleyville
| Woodrow
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| Constantine
| Hinton Hills
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'''1958''' A courthouse disaster resulted in the loss of some records.<br><br>
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===Boundary Changes = Neighboring Counties =={{KY Boundary Changes Intro|Breckinridge}}{| |-| *'''1799'''--Breckinridge County was&nbsp;created 9 December 1799&nbsp;from [[Hardin County, Kentucky Genealogy|Hardin]] County. <br>*'''County seat:''' Hardinsburg<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Kentucky. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref><br>For animated maps illustrating Kentucky county boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/kentucky/ "Rotating Formation Kentucky County Boundary Maps"] (1776-1939) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
*<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1229372342125_436" />[[Grayson County, Kentucky Genealogy|Grayson]] }*[[Hancock County, Kentucky Genealogy|Hancock]] *[[Hardin County, Kentucky Genealogy|Hardin]] *[[Meade County, Kentucky Genealogy|Meade]] *[[Ohio County, Kentucky Genealogy|Ohio]] === Populated Places ===*[[Perry County, Indiana Genealogy{{KY Populated Places Intro|Perry County, Indiana]]Breckinridge}}
{| width="60%"|-| valign="top" width="20%"| * Addison* Ammons* {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Breckinridge%2C+Axtel|subject|disp=Axtel}}* Basin Spring* {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Breckinridge%2C+Bewleyville|subject|disp= Bewleyville}}* {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Breckinridge County %2C+Big+Spring|subject|disp=Big Spring}}* Buras* Cannons Point* Cave Spring* Centerview* Chenaultt* Clifton Mills* {{FHL|Kentucky Genealogy Resources %2C+Breckinridge%2C+Cloverport|subject|disp=Cloverport}}* Cobblers Knob* Codyville* Constantine* Corners* Custer* Dempster* Dyer* Fairfield| valign="top" width="20%"| * Falls of Rough* Fisher* Frymire* Garfield* Glen Dean* Graysville* {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Breckinridge%2C+Hardinsburg|subject|disp=Hardinsburg}}* Harned* Hensley* High Plains* Hinton Hills* Holt* Horn Back Hill* Hudson* I[[Image:Kybreckinridge.png]]* Kingswood* Kirk* Locust Hill* Lodiburg* Madrid* Mattingly| valign="top" width="20%"| * McCoy* {{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Breckinridge%2C+McDaniels|subject|thumbdisp=McDaniels}}* {{FHL|rightKentucky%2C+Breckinridge%2C+McQuady|200pxsubject|Kybreckinridge.png]] disp=McQuady}}* Mook* Mooleyville* Mystic* Raymond* Rockvale* Roff* Rosetta* Sample* Se Ree* Stephensport* Stinnettsville* Tar Fork* Union Star* Vanzant* Webster* Westview* Woodrow|}=== History Timeline ==={{KY Historical Timeline Intro|Breckinridge}}
==Resources == African Americans ===={{KY Resources Intro|Breckinridge}}
''[[African American Research=== Bible Records ==={{KY Bible Intro|United States African Americans]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kentucky African Americans|Kentucky African Americans]]'' Breckinridge}}
*[https://web.archive.org/web/20171102002228/http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com:80/~kyafamer/ the === Biographies ==={{KY African American Griots Project] ~ The Kentucky African American Griots Project *[http://deathpenaltyusa.org/usa1/state/kentucky1.htm ~ Hangings in Kentucky 1792 - 1900]Biographies Intro|Breckinridge}}
==== *[http://www.usbiographies.org/biographies/index.php?358 KY Biographies ====], Jeff Murphy's Kentucky Biographies Project
*[http://www.usbiographies.org/biographies/index.php?358 KY Biographies] ~ Jeff Murphy's Kentucky Biographies Project ==== Cemeteries =Business, Commerce, and Occupations ==={{KY Business Records Intro|Breckinridge}}
=== Cemeteries ===
{{KY Cemeteries Intro|Breckinridge}}
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| width="20%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''</center>
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=19&GScnty=1002&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Findagrave.com]
 
*[http://kykinfolk.com/breckinridge/cemetery.html KYGenWeb]
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ky/breckinridge/cemmain.html KYGenWeb Archives]
 
*[http://usgwtombstones.org/kentucky/breckinridge.html Tombstone Project]
 
*[http://kentuckygravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid=14 Kentucky Gravestones]
 
*[https://billiongraves.com/pages/search/# Billion Graves]
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| width="20%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>''' TombstoneTranscriptions in Print''' ([[The Value of Cemetery Records in Print |Often more complete]])</center>
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*{{FHL|354867|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
 
*[http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Breckinridge+Kentucky&qt=advanced&dblist=638 WorldCat]
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| width="20%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" |<center>'''List of Cemeteries in the County'''</center>
|bgcolor="#F0F0F0" style="border:1px solid black" |
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=19&CScnty=1002 Findagrave.com]
 
*[https://billiongraves.com/search/results?year_range=5&action=search_cemetery&exact=true&country=United%20States&state=Kentucky&county=Breckinridge&cemetery_name=a# Billion Graves]
 
*[https://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/Breckinridge-county-kentucky-cemetery-records.htm Kentucky Cemeteries]
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The following web sites have additional information on Breckinridge county cemeteries.
*[http://www.interment.net/us/ky/index.htm Interment.net] , Kentucky cemetery records by county. *[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-KY-NDX.html Cemetery Junction]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; , Links to cemetery transcriptions  *[http://kykinfolk.com/esh/ Naming the Forgotten] ~ Naming the Forgotten - , The Eastern State Hospital Project
==== Census =Records ==={{KY Census Intro|Breckinridge}}
{{USCensusPop
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}} {{Census|Kentucky}} *[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/kentucky/ Kentucky Census Transcriptions 1850-1930], USGenWeb*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_ke.htm Census Images], USGenWeb*[http://www.census-online.com/links/KY/ KY Census Online], Links to online census records === Church Records ==={{KY Church Intro|Breckinridge}}
{{Census|*[http://www.churchangel.com/kentucky.htm Kentucky}} Christian Church Directory], ChurchAngel*[http://www.cdlex.org/index.cfm/NewsItem?ID=54078&From=Home Catholic Parishes in the Diocese of Lexington]*[http://www.archlou.org/Parishes Catholic Parishes in the Archdiocese of Louisville]
*[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/kentucky/ USGenWeb Census Project] ~ Kentucky&nbsp; Census Transcriptions 1850 - 1930 === Court Records ===*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_ke.htm The USGenWeb Census Images] ~ The USGenWeb Census Images Project *[http://www.usgwcensus.org/states/kentucky/ Kentucky Census Transcriptions] ~ The USGenWeb Census Project *[http://www.census-online.com/links/{{KY/ Census Online] ~ Census OnlineCourt Intro|Breckinridge}}
==== Church ====*[https://web.archive.org/web/20170412200231/http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com:80/~kygenweb/court/court.htm Abstracts of Early Kentucky Supreme Court Cases], KYGenWeb
=== Directories ==={{KY Church Directories Intro|Breckinridge}}
<br> *[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=23013 Inventory of the county archives of Kentucky: Breckinridge County] at Ancestry ($)
*[http://www.churchangel.com/kentucky.htm Kentucky Christian Church Directory] ~ ChurchAngel *[http://www.cdlex.org/index.cfm/NewsItem?ID=54078&From=Home Catholic Parishes in the Diocese of Lexington] = Emigration and Immigration ===*[http://www.archlou.org/Parishes Catholic Parishes in the Archdiocese of Louisville]{{KY Emigration Intro|Breckinridge}}
==== Court =Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups ==={{KY Ethnic Groups Intro|Breckinridge}}
*[https://web.archive.org/web/20170412200231/http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com:80/~kygenweb/court/court.htm Abstracts of Early ==== African Americans ===={{KY Court Cases] Abstracts of Early Supreme Court Cases ~ KYGenWeb Special Project African Americans Intro|Breckinridge}}
==== Directories ====*[https://web.archive.org/web/20171102002228/http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com:80/~kyafamer/ The KY African American Griots Project]*[[Kentucky Minorities|Kentucky Minorities]] has information specific to Kentucky African Americans.*[[http://deathpenaltyusa.org/usa1/state/kentucky1.htm Sandi Gorin's Tips], Hangings in Kentucky 1792-1900
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=23013 Inventory of the county archives of Kentucky: == Funeral Homes ==={{KY Funeral Homes Intro|Breckinridge County] at Ancestry.com (Free<ref>May be used for free at Family History Center. To locate a center near you, [https://familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator click here].</ref>/$)}}
==== Genealogy Genealogies ===={{KY Genealogies Intro|Breckinridge}}
*'''[Kasey]''' Schorn, Catherine Scott. "Kaseys in Bedford County, Virginia," ''The Virginia Genealogist'', Vol. 31, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1987):243-248; Vol. 32, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1988):24-32. Digital version at [http://www.americanancestors.org/index.aspx American Ancestors] ($). {{FHL|33159|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 B2vg v. 31 (1987)-v. 32 (1988)}}. *'''[May]''' Coke, Ben H. ''John May, Jr. of Virginia: His Descendants and Their Land, with an Account of Some Early Descendant Families, Including Cocke, Coke, Joplin, Love, Percefull, Perrin, Tompkins.'' Baltimore, Md., 1975. Digital version at {{FSbook|1025861}} - free.
*'''[Seaton]''' Katheder, Thomas. "Seaton of Fauquier County, Virginia," ''The Virginia Genealogist,'' Vol. 44, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 2000):83-102. Digital version at [http://www.americanancestors.org/index.aspx American Ancestors] ($). {{FHL|33159|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 B2vg}}.
==== Land =Guardianship ==={{KY Guardianship Intro|Breckinridge}}
=== Land and Property Records ==={{KY LandIntro|Breckinridge}}
*[http://www.sos.ky.gov/admin/land/Pages/default.aspx The KY Land Office]
==== Local Histories ==== {{KY HistoryHistories Intro|Breckinridge}}
*[http://www.etsu.edu/cass/archives The Archives of Appalachia]
==== Maps =and Gazetteers ==={{KY Maps Intro|Breckinridge}}[[Image:Kybreckinridge.png|thumb|right|200px|Kybreckinridge.png]]*[http://www.kygenweb.net/other/maps.html KYGenWeb compiled list of maps]
*[http://www.kygenweb.net/counties/kymap.html Click on the county to go to the KYGenWeb site]
==== Military =Migration ==={{KY Migration Intro|Breckinridge}}
*[https://web.archive.org/web/20170413224023/http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com:80/~kymil/ === Military Resources] ~ Revolutionary War through Civil War Records ==={{KY Military Intro|Breckinridge}}
=====*[https://web.archive.org/web/20170413224023/http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com:80/~kymil/ Military Resources], Revolutionary War through Civil War=====
==== Civil War ===={{KY Civil War Intro|Breckinridge}}'''Online Records'''*'''1861-1865''' - {{RecordSearch|1932371|Kentucky Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index *'''1861-1865''' - {{RecordSearch|1932398|Kentucky Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index *'''1861-1865''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2322 U.S., Confederate Soldiers Compiled Service Records, 1861-1865] at [http://ancesstryancestry.com Ancestry] — index (free)*'''1861-1865''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2344 U.S., Union Soldiers Compiled Service Records, 1861-1865] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] — index (free)
*'''1912-1950''' - {{RecordSearch|1916017|Kentucky Confederate Pension Applications 1912-1950}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — index and images
=====World War I====={{KY World War I Intro|Breckinridge}}*[http://usgwarchives.net/ky/military/wwi/ Fallen Soldiers in WWI from KY]
==== Korean War ===={{KY Korean War Intro|Breckinridge}}*[httphttps://usgwarchivesweb.netarchive.org/kyweb/military20170912161707/http:/wwi/ Fallen www.rootsweb.ancestry.com:80/~kybath/korea.htm Korean War Memorial], Korean War Memorial for Soldiers in WWI from KY] ~ Fallen Soldiers in WWI from Kentucky, KYGenWeb
=====Korean War==Naturalization and Citizenship ===*[https://web.archive.org/web/20170912161707/http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com:80/~kybath/korea.htm Korean War Memorial] Korean War Memorial for Soliders from {{KY ~ KYGenWebNaturalization Intro|Breckinridge}}
==== Miscellaneous =Newspapers ==={{KY Newspapers Intro|Breckinridge}}
*[http://www.kykinfolkusnpl.com/postcardskynews.php USNPL, Kentucky], Kentucky newspaper index with links*[http://KyPostCardswww.world-newspapers.com/KyPostCardskentucky.html KY PostcardsWorld-Newspapers, Kentucky] , Kentucky Postcards ~ The USGenWeb Archives Penny Postcard Project newspaper index with links*[http://kykinfolkwww.kygenweb.comnet/kyfootstepscounties/ The KYGenWeb Footstepsukfilm.html Kentucky Newspapers on Microfilm] ~ The Kentucky Footsteps Archives ~ KYGenWeb Special Project
==== Newspapers ==== *[http://www.usnpl.com/kynews.php Kentucky News]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Kentucky {{KY Newspaper Index with links *[http://www.world-newspapers.com/kentucky.html Another Kentucky Newspaper Index with links] *[http://www.kygenweb.net/counties/ukfilm.html Kentucky Newspapers on Microfilm]&nbsp;&nbsp; -&nbsp;&nbsp; Kentucky Newspapers Available On Microfilmabstracts|Breckinridge}}
=== Obituaries ==={{KY Newspaper abstractsObituaries Intro|Breckinridge}}
==== *[http://kykinfolk.com/kyfootsteps/ Kentucky Footsteps Archives], KYGenWeb*[http://www.kygenweb.net/other/obits.html Kentucky Obituary Sources], KYGenWeb*[http://www.ancestorhunt.com/kentucky_newspaper_obituaries.htm Links to research and locate obituaries]*[http://browning.evcpl.lib.in.us/ Browning Genealogy Database], Compiled by Charles Browning.*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/obits/ky/obitsky.htm Kentucky Obituaries ===], USGenWeb*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/drdb/ Afrigeneas], African American death notices, obituaries and funeral programs compiled by users from current newspapers and historical sources*[http://www.daddezio.com/obituary/depot/OB-KY-NDX.html Obituary Depot], Kentucky Newspaper Citations*[[https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=70050 Obituary Daily Times], Citations to over 15,000,000 obituaries (Ancestry)*[http://www.tngenweb.org/madison/smith/jktsmith.htm#nca Nashville Christian Advocate Death Abstracts]
*[http://kykinfolk.com/kyfootsteps/ KY Footsteps Archives] ~ KY Footsteps List Archives - thousands of obituaries here ~ KYGenWeb Project === Other Records ===*[http://www.kygenweb.net/other/obits.html {{KY Obituary Sources] ~ Kentucky Obituary Sources ~ Compiled by the KYGenWeb Project *[http://www.ancestorhunt.com/kentucky_newspaper_obituaries.htm Links to research and locate obituaries] *[http://browning.evcpl.lib.in.us/ Browning Genealogy Database] ~ The Browning Genealogy Database - A Collection of Obituaries Compiled by Charles Browning. *[http://www.usgwarchives.net/obits/ky/obitsky.htm USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project]&nbsp;&nbsp;~&nbsp; Kentucky Obituary Project *[http://www.afrigeneas.com/drdb/ Afrigeneas] ~ African American death notices, obituaries and funeral programs compiled by users from current newspapers and historical sources *[http://www.daddezio.com/obituary/depot/OB-KY-NDX.html Obituary Depot&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; Kentucky Newspaper Citations *[https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=70050 Obituary Daily Times&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; Citations to over 15,000,000 obituaries (Ancestry)*[http://www.tngenweb.org/madison/smith/jktsmith.htm#nca Nashville Advocate] ~ Death Abstracts from the Nashville Christian AdvocateOther Records Intro|Breckinridge}}
==== Probate ====*[http://www.kykinfolk.com/postcards/KyPostCards/KyPostCards.html Kentucky Postcards], USGenWeb
=== Periodicals ==={{KY Probate Periodicals Intro|Breckinridge}}
*'''1880-1965''' - === Probate Records ==={{RecordSearch|1875188|Will Books 1 to 3 (1880-1965)KY Probate Intro|access=browseBreckinridge}} have been digitized by FamilySearch - free.
'''Online Probate Records'''
*'''1727 - 1990''' {{RecordSearch|1875188|Kentucky Probate Records 1727-1990}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — images*'''1774 - 1999''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9066 Kentucky Wills and Probate Records 1774-1999] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] ($) — index and images $ *'''1727 – 1990''' {{RecordSearch|1875188|Kentucky Probate Records 1727-1990}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — images
*'''1800 - 1893''' Images of Wills, Inventories, Appraisements, Guardianships, Book No. 1 [https://kentuckypioneers.com Kentucky Pioneers] ($)
*'''1894 - 1935''' Images of Wills, Inventories, Appraisements, Guardianships, Book No. 2 [https://kentuckypioneers.com Kentucky Pioneers] ($)
*'''1966 - 1975''' Images of Wills, Inventories, Appraisements, Guardianships, Book No. 4 [https://kentuckypioneers.com Kentucky Pioneers] ($)
The organization [http://www.copies1918.com/index.html Strictly By Name] provides free online indexes to early Breckinridge County probate records. They offer a record retrieval service to photocopy and transcribe microfilm copies of the original documents for a small fee. Available indexes:  #[http://www.copies1918.com/breckinridge-vol1.html Will Book 1: 1800-1893] #[http://www.copies1918.com/breckenridge2.html Will Book 2: 1894-1935] ==== Taxation ==== {{KY Tax Intro}}
*'''1800''' - 1800 Tax List of === School Records ==={{PAGENAMEKY Schools Intro|Breckinridge}} is included in Clift's ''Second Census of Kentucky 1800,''<ref>G. Glenn Clift, ''Second Census of Kentucky 1800: A Privately Compiled and Published Enumeration of Tax Payers Appearing in the 79 Manuscript Volumes Extant of Tax Lists of the 42 Counties of Kentucky in Existence in 1800'' (1954; reprint, Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 2005).</ref> digitized by [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3720 Ancestry] ($).
==== Vital Tax Records ===={{KY Tax Intro|Breckinridge}}
{{KY Vital Intro}} *'''1800''' - 1800 Tax List of Breckinridge County, Kentucky Genealogy is included in Clift's ''Second Census of Kentucky 1800,''<ref>G. Glenn Clift, ''Second Census of Kentucky 1800: A Privately Compiled and Published Enumeration of Tax Payers Appearing in the 79 Manuscript Volumes Extant of Tax Lists of the 42 Counties of Kentucky in Existence in 1800'' (1954; reprint, Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 2005).</ref> digitized by [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3720 Ancestry] ($).*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/category.aspx?cat=36 Search Tax, Criminal, Land and Wills Records], Ancestry ($)
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/kentucky/ky-vital-records/ How to order Kentucky === Vital Records]==={{KY Vital Intro|Breckinridge}}
===== Birth ====={{KY Birth Intro|Breckinridge}}
*'''1839-1960''' - [https://familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1674843&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D KY Births and Christenings] ~ Kentucky Births and Christenings, 1839-1960 Family Search] at FamilySearch*'''1852-1861''' - Breckinridge County Birth Index 1852-1861. Batch {{IGI|C517131}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref>Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/f/f1/Igikentuckyaf.pdf.</ref>
*'''1875''' - Breckinridge County Birth Index 1875. Batch {{IGI|C394971}} at FamilySearch - free.
*'''1911-1912''' - [http://www.kygenweb.net/vitals/index.html Searchable KY Vital RecordsBirth Index] ~ Searchable databases of KY Births, Deaths and Marriages ===== Marriage =====
==== Marriage ====
{{KY Marriage Intro|Breckinridge}}
*'''1609-2016''' - [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/united-states-marriages?state=kentucky%2cky Kentucky, United States Marriages] at [http://findmypast.com/ FindMyPast] — index $
*'''1783-1979''' - [https://familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1674849&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D KY Marriage Records] ~ KY Kentucky Marriages 1783 - 1979 ~ Family Search] at FamilySearch*'''1797-1954''' - {{RecordSearch|1804888|Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — index and images<br> *'''1852-1862''' - Breckinridge County Marriage Index 1852-1862. Batch {{IGI|M517131}} at FamilySearch - free.</ref>*'''1874-1876''' - Breckinridge County Marriage Index 1874-1876. Batch {{IGI|M517132}} at FamilySearch - free.</ref>
*'''1875-1878''' - Breckinridge County Marriage Index 1875-1878. Batch {{IGI|M517133}} at FamilySearch - free.
*'''1973-2000''' - [http://www.kygenweb.net/vitals/index.html Searchable KY Marriages]
===== Death ====={{KY Death Intro|Breckinridge}}
*'''1843-1970''' - [https://familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1674848&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D KY Deaths and Burials] ~ KY Kentucky Deaths and Burials 1843 - 1970 ] at FamilySearch
*'''1911-1963''' - {{RecordSearch|1417491|Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1963}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
*'''1911-2000''' - [http://www.kygenweb.net/vitals/index.html Searchable KY Death Index]
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1202535 The Social Security Death Index] The Social Security Death Index - Searchable
*[http://kyvitals.com The Kentucky Vital Records Project] , Transcriptions of and Images of KY Kentucky Death Certificates - A Work in Progress ~ The KY Vital Records Project*[http://www.kygenweb.net/vitals/index.html Searchable ==== Divorce ===={{KY Vital Records] ~ Searchable databases of KY Births, Deaths and MarriagesDivorce Intro|Breckinridge}}
===== Divorce =====*'''1973-2000''' - [http://ukcc.uky.edu/vitalrec/ Kentucky Divorces 1973-1993], University of Kentucky Vital Records Databases
*'''1973-2000''' - [http://ukcc.uky.edu/vitalrec/ == Research Facilities =={{KY Divorces 1973 - 1993] ~ Kentucky Divorce Records 1973 - 1993 ~ University of Kentucky Vital Records DatabasesResearch Facilities Intro|Breckinridge}}
== Breckinridge County Kentucky Genealogy Societies and Libraries = Archives ==={{KY Archives Intro|Breckinridge}}
*'''Breckinridge County Historical SocietyArchives'''<br>PO Courthouse<br>P.O. Box 498538<br>Hardinsburg, Ky KY 40143-0498<br>TelephonePhone: 270-756-2876<br>[http://breckinridgecountyhistoricalsocietyky.org/ Website]<br> yearly membership dues: Individual:$10.00 Family: $15.00<br><br>6112
'''Ancestral Trails Historic Society, Inc'''<br>PO Box 573<br>Vine Grove, KY 40175<br>Telephone: 270-982-0881<br>E-mail:[mailto:info@aths.com info@aths.com]<br>[http://www.aths.com/ Website]<br><br>=== Family History Centers ==={{Family History Centers Intro}}
'''Ancestral Trails Historical Society'''<br>PO Box 1796<br>Elizabethtown, KY 42702-1796<br>Telephone: 270-982-0881<br>*[http://www.aths.com/ Website[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]<br><br>
*[http://www.kygenweb.net/contact/kysocieties.html Links and addresses to Kentucky genealogical and historical societies]=== Libraries ==={{KY Libraries Intro|Breckinridge}}
==== Family History Centers<br> =Museums ==={{KY Museums Intro|Breckinridge}}
== Societies =={{FamilySearch Centers KY Societies Intro|Breckinridge}}
*'''Breckinridge County Historical Society'''<br>PO Box 498<br>Hardinsburg, KY 40143-0498<br>Telephone: 270-756-2876<br>[http://breckinridgecountyhistoricalsocietyky.org/ Website]<br>*'''Ancestral Trails Historic Society, Inc'''<br>PO Box 573<br>Vine Grove, KY 40175<br>Telephone: 270-982-0881<br>Email: [mailto:info@aths.com info@aths.com]<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kybreck2/breck2.html Website]*'''Ancestral Trails Historical Society'''<br>PO Box 1796<br>Elizabethtown, KY 42702-1796<br>Telephone: 270-982-0881<br>[http://www.aths.com/ Website]*[Introduction http://www.kygenweb.net/contact/kysocieties.html Links and addresses to LDS Family History Centers]Kentucky genealogical and historical societies]
== Breckinridge County Kentucky Genealogy Websites =={{KY Websites Intro|Breckinridge}}
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/kentucky/breckinridge-county/ Breckinridge County, KY History, Records, Facts and Genealogy] (Genealogy Inc) *[http://kygenweb.net/ KYGenWeb project]. Has maps, name indexes, history or other information for each county. Select&nbsp;the county. *[http://kentucky.gov/Pages/home.aspx State of Kentucky Website] *[http://usgwarchives.net/ky/kyfiles.html USGenWeb Kentucky Archives] ~ Kentucky in the USGenWeb Archives ~ Vital statistics, maps, obituaries, Bible records, tombstone transcriptions and many other records. *[http://usgenweb.org USGenweb] USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county. *{{FHL|Kentucky%2C+Boone|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}} *[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KY/Boone/ Boone County,&nbsp;Kentucky Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
*[http://ldsgenealogy.com/KY/Breckinridge-County.htm Breckinridge County KY Genealogy] (Kentucky Genealogy)
*{{FHL Place IDNum|195251|Kentucky|Breckinridge}}. Free - The FamilySearch catalog contains descriptions and access information for all genealogical materials (including books, online materials, microfilm, microfiche, and publications) in their collection.  Use [https://familysearch.org/search/ Historical Records] to search for specific individuals in genealogical records
== Research Guides ==
{{KY Research Guides Intro|Breckinridge}}
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