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Genealogical Research From Non-Genealogical Sources

Area Funeral Homes

Brell & Son Funeral Home, Inc. - 620 E 2nd, Maysville, KY 41056; (606)) 564-3641

Kain & Kabler Funeral Home - W. Walnut Street, Mount Olivet, KY 41064; (606)) 724-5912

Knox & Brothers Funeral Home - 625 E 2nd Street, Maysville, KY 41056; (606)) 564-5522

Metcalfe-Hennessey Funeral Home - 301 E. 4th Street, Augusta, KY 41002; (606) 756-2270

Moore & Parker Funeral Home - 41 Hackett Ridge, Brooksville, KY 41004; (606) 735-2114

Palmer Funeral Home - 5043 Main Street, Mays Lick, KY 41055; (606) 763-6405
6264 Brooksville-Germantown Road, Germantown, KY 41044; (606) 728-2500

Robertson County Funeral Home - Mount Olivet, KY 41064; (606) 724-5000

Shannon Cemetery - 5782 US 62, Shannon, KY; (606) 763-6382

Local Newspapers

Bracken County News - 216 Frankfort Street, Brooksville, KY 41004; (606) 735-2198

Times of Augusta - P.O. Box 67, Augusta, Kentucky 41002

Lexington Herald Leader - current obituaries (registration required)

Maysville-Online - current obituaries from the Ledger-Independent
1-800-264-9091 or 606-564-9091

School Districts

Bracken County School District, PO Box 26, Brooksville, KY 41004

Fraternal and Social Organizations

Masonic Lodges in Kentucky

Lewisburg Millcreek Lions Club, 6047 Ky 3170, Maysville, KY 41056; (606) 742-2317

Sardis Lions Club, 41063 US 62, Sardis, KY; (606) 763-6290


Harriet Beecher Stowe Museum, 2124 Old Main, Washington, KY; (606) 759-4860

Mason County Research Library and Museum 215 Sutton Street, Maysville, KY; (606) 564-5865

National Underground Railroad Museum, 115 E 3rd St., Maysville, KY; Phone: 606-564-9411
(Museum documents Maysville's role in the abolitionist movement.)

General Area Resources

Kentucky Association of Counties, Bracken County page

US Census demographics for Bracken County (Requires Adobe Acrobat reader)

US Census quick facts about Bracken County

The Political Graveyard political figures who lived or were born in Bracken County

Library of Congress American Memory Collection of on-line images, manuscripts and other historical records.

A list of census abbreviations provided by Gerri Newton

An on-line surname submission form, Genealogist's Index to the World Wide Web, contributed by an unknown submitter

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