Research Aids/Publications for pay/sale
Everything listed on this page is done for a price or is for sale. Here we will list any researchers, or people that have books/publications for sale on Anderson County History.
Luther A. Davenport Has completed and released "Pioneers & Patriots of Anderson County, Kentucky". This book is sold on cd only and may be ordered from:
Luther A. Davenport
2219 Clearwater Drive
Lawrenceburg, KY 40342.
The price is $30. Send check and your return address to Luther. The book contains 1050 pages and outlines 2650 individuals, with information about Anderson Countians who served this country in her conflicts.
"Mackville, Kentucky - A Pictorial Review."
It is 440 pages of photos along with some history. The cost is $35 (Ky. residents add $2.10 sales tax), and shipping is $3.
The book can be ordered from Helen Gabhart, 6593 Texas Rd., Mackville, KY 40040. Further details and ordering information,
including a printable Order Form, are available (click here).
Edna M. Burgin
4019 Burrell Drive
Louisville, KY 40216-3616
ANDERSON COUNTY KENTUCKY CEMETERIES “Remembering”, Vol. 1
This first volume contains cemeteries located North of Hwy. 62 and in the Western half of the county. Church cemeteries are: Fairmount Church of Christ, New Liberty Christian Church, Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Mt. Moraiah Baptist and Van Buren Church of Christ (these last two have several additions and revisions). Also included is Best Cemetery plus a list of Black members of Plum Creek Baptist Church, other things I thought might be of interest, a few obituaries and a surname index. Price: $23.00 ppd.
**NEW** ANDERSON COUNTY KENTUCKY CEMETERIES “Remembering”,
This volume includes many small family graveyards located South of Hwy. 62 and in the Western half of the county. Church cemeteries are: Antioch Christian Church, Fairview Christian Church, Penney's Chapel Methodist Church, Friendship Baptist Church and Price Methodist Chapel Cemetery. The Darnell Family Graveyard is also included, together with a few obituaries and a surname index. Price: $26.00 ppd.
SPENCER COUNTY KENTUCKY CEMETERIES Then and Now, Vol. 1
The cemeteries in Vol. 1 are mostly East of Highways 55 and 155, and include Bethlehem Baptist Church, Briar Ridge Christian Church, Little Mount Church, Mt. Moriah Baptist Church, Old Taylorsville, Cem., Van Buren Church of Christ and many small family cemeteries. There are a few obituaries from area newspapers and a surname index. Price: $20.00 ppd.
SPENCER COUNTY KENTUCKY CEMETERIES Then & Now, Vol. 2
Volume 2 includes cemeteries West of Highways 55 & 155 including Elk Creek Baptist Church, Campbranch - Mt. Zion Church, King’s Baptist Church, Carrithers Family Cem. and many family graveyards. There are several obituaries from area newspapers and a surname index. Price: $20.00 ppd.
SPENCER COUNTY KENTUCKY CEMETERIES Then & Now, Vol. 3
Most, but not all, of the cemeteries in this final book of this series are located West of Highway 55 & 155. Church cemeteries included are: Green’s Chapel Methodist Church, Little Union Baptist Church, Plum Creek Baptist Church, River View Baptist Church, A.M.E. Methodist Church, Mt. Eden Christian Church and the Reformed Church of Christ. There are many family cemeteries plus more material that is informative and interesting, a few obituaries and a surname index. Price: $20.00 ppd.
These books are soft bound and may be ordered from the compiler.
Kentucky Birth, Marriage, and Deaths Databases, on 3 CD-Roms.
Available from the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives (KDLA).
Ordering procedure: send a written request (with check or money order) to:
Kentucky Dept. for Libraries and Archives
300 Coffee Tree Road
Frankfort, Kentucky 40602
Make checks or money orders payable to Kentucky State Treasurer. The price is $30.00 for out-of-state residents. Kentucky residents must include 6% sales tax, which brings the total price (for them) to $31.80.
The CD-ROMs contain the following databases:
#1: Kentucky Births 1911-1960
#2: Kentucky Births 1961-1999 and Marriages 1973-1999
#3: Kentucky Deaths 1911-1999
Robert P. Moore, Anderson County, Kentucky Marriages 1831-1875
An excellent book to have if you are doing research in Anderson County. Not only did Mr. Moore index the bride and grooms names, but he also indexed the names of other participants involved with the marriage, and provided an index for the places of birth and residences of the participants in the marriages!
The book can be ordered from the Nelson County Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 409, Bardstown, Ky 40004 for $22.00.
(Thanks to Shelby A. Williams of Lawrenceburg for alerting us to this.)
Edna M. Burgin, 1860 Anderson County, Kentucky Census. The price is $20 (postpaid) and may be ordered from Ms. Burgin at her address above, under Cemetery Records.
Edna M. Burgin, 1900 Anderson County, Kentucky Census. The price is $25 (postpaid). It may be ordered from Ms. Burgin at her address above, under Cemetery Records.
AllCensus CD-ROMs (U.S. Census Records 1790-1920) made to order. Click here.
Edna M. Burgin, Funerals Performed by REV. WILLIAM DUDLEY MOORE.
Covering the years 1886-1935, this work contains over 1,400 names of people whose funerals were officiated by Rev. Moore. Burial locations for most have been located and identified, the majority being in Anderson and Mercer counties. Price: $25 ppd. See above under CEMETERY RECORDS for Ms. Burgin's ordering address.
Faye Sea Sanders, Anderson County, Ky. Bible and Family Records.
This book sells for $20 (postpaid) and may be ordered from:
Lewis W. McKee & Lydia K. Bond, A History of Anderson County,
Kentucky (1937 repr 1975, 1993).
An account of Anderson County, its people, and events from pioneer days into the XXth century. The book includes photographs and over 50 items of individual and family biographies. 219 pages, paperbound. Available as "Item No. 3580" from:
Connelley & Coulter (Judge Charles Kerr, ed.), History of Kentucky, 5 Vols (Am. Hist. Soc. 1922).
Betty Card has graciously volunteered to do lookups from this history upon request by email. The books contain hundreds of Kentucky biographies and should be quite useful to the Anderson County genealogical researcher.
Mrs. Faye Sea Sanders 5056 Clark Station Rd
Finchville, Kentucky 40022
All books are indexed and have cardstock covers. Prices quoted are postpaid:
Anderson County, KY Bible and Family Records, 83 pages (1998), $ 20.00
Deaths from Old Newspapers, Washington Co. KY. Volumes 20-71 years ago from
the Springfield Sun.
Book three. $ 19.00
Federal Mortality Schedules for Washington, Mercer, and Anderson Counties, KY
also deaths from vital statistics 1874-1878, 61 pages (1983), $ 13.00
Leonard Seay, Descendants and Kinfolk; A History of the Seay Family beginning
with Abraham Seay I,
a French Huguenot who settled in VA), 115 pages (1984), $20.00
Mercer County, KY 1850 Federal Census, 133 pages, $ 18.00
Mercer County, KY 1860 Federal Census, 122 pages, $ 18.00
Washington County, KY Lost Marriage Bonds 1836-1852 Referred to as "The
approx. 425 - 450 marriages unavailable heretofore $ 10.00
Washington County, KY Early Marriages 1792-1825 (Old Clerks Book of 1924) $ 20.00
Washington County, KY Court Order Book #2 1800-1804 $ 22.00
Washington County, KY Vital Statistics - Marriages, Births and Deaths 1852-1860 $ 20.00
Washington County, KY Marriages 1878-1903, 194 pages, $ 20.00
Washington County, KY Marriages 1902-1914, 107pages, $ 18.00
Washington County, KY 1850 Federal Census, 105 pages, $ 18.00
Washington County, KY 1860 Federal Census 111 pages, $ 18.00
Washington County, KY 1870 Federal Census, 149 pages, $ 20.00
Washington Country, KY 1880 Federal Census, 125 pages (1990), $ 20.00
Washington County, KY 1893 School Census, 192 pages, $ 25.00
Washington County, KY 1900 Federal Census, 140 pages (1991), $ 23.00
Washington County, KY 1910 Federal Census (1994), 182 pages, $ 23.00
Washington County, KY 1920 Federal Census (2001), 178 pages (2001), $ 26.00
Washington County, KY Will Abstracts 1792-1853 - Will Books A to I, includes
inventories, sales, estate settlements, guardian reports, etc. Also contains some
unrecorded wills found in the Washington Co. Courthouse, $ 23.00
Washington County, KY Will Abstracts 1853 - 1889 Will Books J to T $ 22.00
Washington County, KY Will abstracts 1889 - 1911 Will Books U to Y $ 20.00
Washington County, KY Cemeteries Volume 1
Includes: St. Dominic, Pleasant Grove, Bethlehem, Mt. Zion, Rockbridge $ 20.00
Washington County, KY Cemeteries Volume 2
Includes: Springfield, Mackville, Bethel, Antioch, Mt. Freedom and others $ 20.00
Washington County, KY Cemeteries Volume 3
Includes: Evergreen Cemetery at Willisburg, Brush Grove and others $ 20.00
Washington County, KY Deed Abstracts 1792-1803, Vol.1 $ 20.00
Washington County, KY Deed Abstracts 1803-1811, Deed Book C. Vol. II $ 20.00
Washington County, KY Deed Abstracts 1811-1814, Deed Book D. Vol. III $ 20.00
Washington County, KY Deed Book E Abstracts 1814-1818, Vol. IV $ 20.00
Washington County, KY Deed Book H Abstracts Vol. 5 $ 20.00
Washington County, KY Court Order Book 2 1792-1800 $ 22.00
Washington County, Ky. Bible and Family Records $ 23.00
Washington County, KY Bible Records and Deaths from the Old Columns of the
back to the 1880's (Vol I) $24.00
Washington County, KY Deaths from old columns of The Springfield Sun 1880-1940s (Vol II) $24.00
Washington County, KY Guardian Bonds $18.00
Washington County, KY Bible Book #2 (2002)
Composed from some very old Bibles going back to the 1700s, including Rebecca Boone's (niece of Daniel),
Cissell, Hardin, and Walker & Sale; from the Louise Eddleman collection $ 18.00