Welcome to LaRue County, Kentucky
History and Genealogy
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LaRue County, formed in 1843 and named for John LaRue,
was originally the southeast part of Hardin County.
It contains the birthplace of Abraham Lincoln
County seat is Hodgenville.
Cities and towns
Athertonville -- Buffalo -- Hodgenville -- Lyons -- Magnolia
Mt. Sherman -- Tonieville -- Upton - (Partly in Hardin County)
|Church Histories/ Records||County Records|
|Family Bibles||Extinct Towns|
1892 Marriage Announcement (Newspaper);
Larue County Public Library
201 S Lincoln Blvd
Hodgenville, KY 42748
Kentucky Historical Society
100 W. Broadway
Frankfort, KY 40601
Office of Vital Statistics
Department for Health Services
275 East Main Street
Frankfort, KY 40621
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