Records for Nelson County, Kentucky found in the Library of Virginia

Bonds/Commissions/Oaths

Reel No. Title
0001 Bonds, 1794-1802

 

County Court

 

Reel No. Title
0002-0003 Chancery Papers, 1780-1807 (includes District Court of Chancery and Court of Quarter Sessions)
0004 Clerks' Fee Book, 1793, index, 71 p.
0004 Clerks' Fee Book, 1794, index, 54 p.
0004 Clerks' Fee Book, 1803-1804, index, 151 p.
0004 Clerks' Fee Book, 1806-1807, unpaged.
0004 Clerks' Fee Book, 1807-1808, unpaged.
0004 Clerks' Fee Book, 1809-1812, unpaged.
0004 Clerks' Fee Book, 1814-1815, unpaged.
0005 Issue Docket, 1795-1802, unpaged.
0005 Issue Docket, 1797-1802, unpaged.
0005 Issue Docket, 1810 (October), unpaged.
0005 Issue Docket, 1810, unpaged.
0005 Issue Docket, 1810-1811, unpaged.
0005 Issue Docket, 1815, unpaged.
0005 Issue Docket, 1816-1817, unpaged.
0006 Judgments, 178-1786
0007 Order Book, 1790-1791, 567 p.
0008 Writs of Ad Quod Danum re: Mill Sites, 1789-1847

 

Court of Quarter Sessions

 

Reel No. Title
0009 Order Book, 1802, index, 46 p.

 

Supreme Court (Bardstown District)

 

Reel No. Title
0009 Order Book, 1796-1799, index, 402 p.

 

Land Records

 

Reel No. Title
0011 Deed Book 4, 1790-1795, index, 930 p.
0012 Deed Book 5, 1795-1801, index, 738 p.
0010 Deed Books 1-3, 1784-1795 (in one volume)
0015 Depositions to Establish Land Entries, 1795-1810
0013 General Index to Deeds #1, 1786-1875
0014 General Index to Deeds #2, 1875-1893
0014 General Index to Deeds #3, 1893-1919
0013 General Index to Deeds, 1786-1818 (Grantors)

 

Marriage Records and Vital Statistics

 

Reel No. Title
0016 Marriage Register 1, 1785-1859
0016 Marriage Register 1-A, 1851-1881
0016 Marriage Register 2, 1860-1951

 

Miscellaneous Records

 

Reel No. Title
0024 Bardstown Charter and Ordinances, 1878, (published) 48 p.
0024 Bardstown Trustees Minute Book, 1789-1827, (Newspaper clippings of transcription which appeared in the "Kentucky Standard")
0025 Estray Book, 1799-1807

 

Tax and Fiscal Records

 

Reel No. Title
0017 Insolvent Debtors Papers, 1799-1801
0018 Land and Personal Property Tax Books, 1792-1810
0019 Lists of Tithables, 1785-1791

 

Wills

 

Reel No. Title
0023 D.A.R. Will Abstracts, 1784-1851, Mercer County Will Books 1, 2 & 3, Montgomery County Will Book E, Nelson County, Pulaski County Will Book 2, Washington County
0022 General Index to Wills, 1785-1962 (A-I)
0022 General Index to Wills, 1785-1962 (J-Z)
0020 Will Book 1, 1785-1790, index, 77 p.
0020 Will Book A, 1786-1807, index, 1027 p.
0020 Will Book B, 1808-1828, index, 346 p.
0020 Will Book C-1, 1811-1814, index, 280 p.
0020 Will Book C-2, 1814-1817, 548 p.
0021 Will Book D, 1818-1823, index, 559 p.
0021 Will Book E (Pt. 1), 1823-1825, index, 335 p.
0021 Will Book E (Pt. 3), 1828-1830, index, 62 p., index

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Herb Scott 2009