Genealogy Trails

Welcome to Breckinridge County, KY

History and Genealogy

Presented by Kentucky Genealogy Trails
a part of Genealogy Trails
Volunteers Dedicated to Free Genealogy
line

This Site is Available for Adoption

Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical and historical data for the free use of all researchers.
SEARCH OUR SITES
We're looking for folks who share our dedication to putting data online and are interested in helping this project be as successful as it can be. If you are interested in joining Genealogy Trails, view our Volunteer Page for further information.
(Enough knowledge to make a basic webpage and a desire to transcribe data is required)


We regret that we are unable to perform personal research for folks.
All data we come across will be added to this site. We thank you for visiting and hope you'll come back again to view the updates we make to this site.

If you would like to be kept informed of our state and county website updates,
subscribe to any or all of our mailing lists
Kentucky is covered under our "Southern" States mailing list.

Breckinridge County was formed from Hardin County after it was created by the legislature on 13 Dec 1799. It was named for John Breckinridge (1760-1806), Kentucky Attorney General, Legislator, U.S. Senator, U.S. Attorney General.
Its county seat is Hardinsburg, Kentucky.
Map
Records were saved from a fire on 28 Dec 1864, though records were lost to a fire in Feb 1958.


Meade, Hardin, Grayson, Ohio, Hancock

Perry County, Indiana (northwest - across the Ohio River)

Back to Kentucky Trails