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Lookup Volunteers



These researchers have access to source materials and books and are willing to do lookups. Please comply with any stated limitations, and please do not ask them for research advice or assistance.


Mary Ann Case Ashworth has the following resources and is willing to do lookups. One surname per request, please.

  • Bracken County Kentucky Obituaries, Volume 1, 1820-1950
  • Bracken County Kentucky Obituaries, Volume 2, 1946-1965
  • Obituaries submitted by friends and family members only, so content is limited
  • Bracken County Kentucky Cemeteries and Burial Sites 1796-1999
  • African American Records Bracken County, Ky. 1797-1999, Volume 1
  • African American Records Bracken County, Ky. 1797-1999, Volume 2
  • Bracken County Kentucky Marriages and Bonds Volume 1 Male, 1860-1900
  • Bracken County Kentucky Marriages and Bonds Volume 2 Females, 1860-1900
  • Bracken County Kentucky Marriages and Bonds 1797-1859
  • Births and Deaths, Bracken County, Ky. This particular book contains various birth and death records dating from 1852-1910. The information in the book was taken from the birth and death record just as the doctor recorded it. It is probable that the doctor or the county clerk did not send these records to Frankfort, Ky. They were kept at the Bracken County Courthouse and are not included in any other birth or death record for Bracken County.
All titles were published by the Bracken County Historical Society, P. O. Box 307, Brooksville, Kentucky 41004.

Tiffany Luchetta has volunteered to do look ups in Bracken County Kentucky Marriages and Bonds 1797-1859

  1. Births from 1911-1999
  2. Deaths from 1911-1999
  3. Marriages from 1973-1999

Sue Ann's new website URL is: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kyborn/index.html

Other statewide and Bracken County lookups may be available from the following volunteer groups. Note that volunteers come and go as their own time and resources permit, so check the sites often for changes. Please read their guidelines and limitations before submitting a request.

  • Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness (RAOGK) at www.raogk.org offers Kentucky Lookup Volunteers. Registration is required in order to request a lookup.
  • Books We Own - Kentucky Lookup Volunteers
  • Many RootsWeb Mail List members will check their resources in response to posted queries. To post, you must first subscribe to the mail list. See below  to learn how.


Got Books? Become a Lookup Volunteer


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Do you have access to original Bracken County source records? Have you received 'fair use' permission from the copyright holder to do limited lookups from a published source? Please consider having your name added to this list as a lookup volunteer. To become a lookup volunteer, e-mail me via my address at the KyGenWeb Volunteers' E-Mail Registry. Thanks!



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Bracken County Queries Archived On This Site

Please be aware that these queries date to 1997. In that time, submitters may have changed e-mail addresses without notification. Please do not contact the web host about messages returned by your e-mail server as 'undeliverable.' Thanks!

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About the Former GenConnect Boards: The GenConnect suite of genealogy boards, their links and icons, were disconnected by Ancestry.com, Inc. / MyFamily.com, Inc. on June 21, 2001 and replaced with the 'RootsWeb / Ancestry.com' links above. These free electronic message boards have a great deal of activity and broad coverage. Submitted messages appear within a few seconds, and discussion threads are maintained on a long-term basis. Don't forget to explore the surname boards and boards for other counties.

RootsWeb Mail Lists for Bracken County

Join Ann Lemaster-ApplegateThe Registry and the group in an ongoing discussion about a whole range of issues concerning Bracken County history, genealogy and newly discovered on-line research playgrounds. There's a RootsWeb mail list for just about every topic imaginable, and Ann's Bracken County list is one of the best. Becoming a subscriber is easy. Just send an e-mail to RootsWeb and CAREFULLY follow the instructions to subscribe to the mail list(s) of your choice. (It's all automated so please resist the temptation to include a cheerful 'hello.' It will only confuse the computer and cause your message to bounce.)

About the Bracken County Researchers' Surname Registry

Would you like to exchange information with others who are researching your surnames? Please consider registering your Bracken County surnames of interest by contacting me via my address at the KyGenWeb Volunteers' E-Mail Registry.

Please put SURNAME REGISTRY on the subject line of your message. The content of your registry should include:

  • Surname
  • Date range of the family in Bracken County
  • Their location in Bracken County (census e.d., town, watercourse, etc.)
  • Your name and the e-mail address where you want researchers to contact you
Your registry will remain until you tell me to remove it.

Please note that this is not a query or message board. Please post queries to one or more of the Message Boards above. Due to space constraints, your registry must have a clear Bracken County connection.

NO QUERIES - BRACKEN COUNTY ONLY

Go to the Bracken County Researchers' Surname Registry



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