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This slide show provides and overview of genealogical records found in the Eastern Kentucky University Archives.

This slide show provides and overview of genealogical records found in the Eastern Kentucky University Archives.



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  • Genealogical Treasures in the Archives Eastern Kentucky University
  • Account Books
    • Samuel Davis Carpenter
    • Dr. W. L. Hockaday
    • Walker Store Ledgers
    • Potts Garage Ledgers
  • Church Records
    • Christ Church Episcopal (1886-1981)
    • First Christian Church (1844-1857, 1893-1976)
    • First Presbyterian Church of Richmond (1790-1907)
    • First United Methodist Church (1873-1990s)
    • Kirksville Christian Church (1849-1996)
    • Kirksville Presbyterian Church
    • Old Cane Springs Baptist Church (1803-1992)
    • Tates Creek Baptist
    • White Oak Pond Christian
  • Court Records
    • Madison County Circuit Court Complete Records
    • Madison County Circuit Court Suits
    • Microfilm for Madison and surrounding counties
      • Deeds
      • Wills
      • Marriages
      • Settlements
      • Tax Lists
  • Family Bibles
    • Edward Hall Family
    • Warfield Family
    • Oldham Family
    • Green Family
    • Lander Family
  • Family Files
    • Over 600 files on families living in Madison and surrounding counties
  • Manuscript Collections
    • Amos Bargdoll Goldrush Diary
    • Pearl Buchanan Papers
      • Buchanan family of Virginia
    • Burnam/Caperton Family Papers
      • Brockman, Burnam, Caperton, Cobb, Crosthwaite, Dillingham, Estill, Field, Green, Harris, Mills, Oldham, Park, Phelps, Reed, Rodes, Simmons, Shelton, Taylor, Walker, White and Woods families of Madison County, Kentucky
    • Samuel Davis Carpenter Account Book
    • Chenault Family Papers
      • Copies of Madison and Estill County marriages performed, receipts naming slaves, Mitchell family information
    • Crooke Family Papers
      • Crook family and Madison County land surveys from 1783-1884
  • Manuscript Collections
    • Annette Davidson Papers
    • Richard A. Edwards Papers
      • Edwards, Gatewood and Cook families as well as a scrapbook with marriage, birth and death notices
    • Doctor Thomas Ferrel Papers
      • Lewis family
    • Green/Fife/White Family Papers
      • Green, Fife and White families of Madison County
    • Henry Hill Papers
      • Hill family and many other collateral families from Madison and Garrard Counties
    • Anna Kadlec Papers
      • Much information about the families enrolled in the Settlement School of Southside Chicago including many photographs
  • Manuscript Collections
    • Warren Lambert Papers
      • Lambert and Harrison families
    • Lilly Family Papers
      • Austin, Dabney, Dudley, Floyd, Fontaine, Lilly, McCorkle, McFarland, McGinn, Montgomery, Mosby, Povall, Sheppard, Tracy, Valentine, Winston and Woodson families
    • McCready/Bolton Family
      • McCready, Bolton, French and Moore families
    • Maupin Collection
      • Dr. W.L. Hockaday account book
    • Miller Family Papers
      • Miller, Maupin, Harris and many other Madison County families
    • William J. Moore Papers
      • Brandenburg, Smith and Moore families
    • Jennie Dale Morton Scrapbook
      • Morton family
  • Manuscript Collections
    • Goebel Newsome Papers
      • Information on many Eastern Kentucky families
    • Rice Family Papers
    • Richards Family Papers
      • McKinney, Griggs, Davis and other families of Madison and Clark counties
    • William Rodes Shackelford Papers
      • Clay, Irvine and Shackelford families
    • Olin Prather Sory
      • Prather family
    • French Tipton Papers
    • Turley-Noland Family Papers
    • Walkup Family Letters
    • William Wallace Papers
      • Luxon, Neal and Wallace families
  • Obituaries
    • 1810-1961, 1987-1998
    • Over 60 volumes
    • Pulled from Berea, Madison County and Richmond Newspapers
  • Oral Histories
    • The collection includes over 3000 interviews covering a wide range of topics including family histories.
  • Organizational Records
    • Kirksville Masonic Lodge
    • Kentucky High School Athletic Association
    • Richmond League of Women Voters
    • Richmond Chamber of Commerce
  • Photographs
    • Jimmy Taylor Collection
    • University Photographs
    • Manuscript Collections
    • Online access to images
  • Scrapbooks
    • Spurlin Family
    • Curtis Family
      • Birth Notices
      • Marriage Notices
      • Death notices/obituaries
      • Correspondence
      • Locks of hair from family members
  • University Records
    • Central University Biographies of Alumni
    • Yearbooks
    • Correspondence
    • Faculty Vita
  • Contact Information
    • Web:
    • Email: [email_address]
    • Phone: 859-622-1792
    • Address: Eastern Kentucky University Library 126 521 Lancaster Ave.
    • Richmond, KY 40475