Kentucky Pioneer and Court Records: Abstracts of Early Wills, Deeds, and Marriages
Kentucky Pioneer and Court Records. Mrs. Harry Kennett McAdams. (1929). This invaluable compilation includes early genealogical records from more than a dozen Kentucky counties. An extensive surname index contains about 3,750 entries, the majority with multiple references.
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