Allen County, Kentucky Genealogy

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County Courthouse

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Allen County Courthouse, Scottsville, KY

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History

Parent County

1815--Allen County was created 11 January 1815 from Barren and Warren Counties.
County seat: Scottsville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1902--A disaster destroyed many records.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Adolphus Fleet Mount Aerial Rodemer
Allen Springs Forest Springs Mount Zion Scottsville
Alonzo Gainesville New Roe Settle
Amos Halfway Oak Forest Trammel
Butlersville Halifax Petroleum Walnut Hill
Cedar Springs Holland Pope West Fork
Chapel Hill Maynard Port Oliver Ford Yesse
Clare McElroy Ford Raley Ford
Eubanks Ford Meador Red Hill













Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Allen County Bible Records

Allen County Kentucky Bible Records

Biogragrapies, Family Histories/Trees, GEDCOM files  etc. 

Allen County Biography Bibliography at World Cat

Kentucky Biographies-Allen County

Cemeteries

Access Genealogy-Allen County, Kentucky Cemetery Records

C. L. Weaver Cemetery, Halifax, Allen Co., KY

Find A Grave-Allen County Kentucky

Interment.net-Allen County Kentucky

The Tombstone Transcription Project-Allen County Kentucky

Census

AllenCountyKY.com SEARCHABLE ON-LINE DATABASE 

Church

Court

Allen County, KY Courthouse Records

Land

AllenCountyKY.com SEARCHABLE ON-LINE DATABASE

Local Histories

History of Allen County by B.Y. DeWitt

Maps

Military

AllenCountyKY.com SEARCHABLE ON-LINE DATABASE

Newspapers

Probate

AllenCountyKY.com SEARCHABLE ON-LINE DATABASE

Taxation

Vital Records

AllenCountyKY.com SEARCHABLE ON-LINE DATABASE

Early Allen County Marriage Records 1815-1889

Societies and Libraries 

ALLEN COUNTY, KY HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).