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Kentucky Genealogy and History

Welcome to Ohio County, KY

History and Genealogy
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Formed in 1799
The county is named for the Ohio River, which originally formed its northern boundary.
Of the 120 counties in Kentucky, it is the fifth largest
Its county seat is Hartford.

Cities and Towns

* Baizetown * Beaver Dam * Centertown * Cool Springs * Cromwell * Dundee
* Echols * Fordsville * Hartford * Magan * Horse Branch * McHenry
* Pleasant Ridge * Prentiss * Rockport * Rosine

Online Data
We Need Data!





Church Histories/Records

County History/Records

Court Records


Family Bibles/Records

Extinct Towns






Wills/Legal Records 

Website Updates:  1883 List of Pensioners; MANY News Articles; 6 Obituaries; James Robertson Family Bible Information;

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