Kentucky Mailing Lists

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[BOONE-DANIEL-KY] [CENTRAL-KY] [CRF] [CUMBERLAND-RIVER] [Down-Home-Chatter] [EAST-KY-CEMETERIES] [EASTERNKENTUCKY] [EKYORIGINS] [KENTUCKIANA] [KENTUCKY] [KENTUCKY-LEGENDS] [KENTUCKY-MEMORIES] [KENTUCKY-TTTP] [KY-7THINF] [KY-ADOPTIONS] [KY-AfricaAmer] [KY-AUBHISTSOC] [KY-CEMETERIES] [KY-CENSUS-LOOKUP] [KY-COALMINERS] [KY-DAR] [KY-FEUDS] [KY-FOLKLORE-GHOST-STORIES] [KY-FOOTSTEPS] [KY-FREEDMEN] [KY-GHOSTTOWNS] [KY-INDIAN-TRIBES] [KY-INTERTRIBAL] [KY-KIDS] [KY-LITTLE-SANDY] [KY-NEWSPAPERS] [KY-OLD-NEWS] [KY-REGULATORS] [KY-ROLLCALL] [KY-SLAVES] [KY-WEST] [KYARC] [KYBIOGRAPHIES] [KYGEN] [KYJacksonPurchase] [KYJacksonPurchase-LORE] [KYRESEARCH] [KYWBTSVETS] [LBL] [NORTH-CENTRAL-KENTUCKY] [SE-KENTUCKY] [SOUTH-CENTRAL-KENTUCKY] [WEST-CENTRAL-KY] [WKY]

KENTUCKIANA-L
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Topic: A mailing list for genealogy research and information exchange in the Indiana counties of Clark, Crawford, Dubois, Floyd, Gibson, Harrison, Orange, Perry, Pike, Posey, Scott, Spencer, Warrick and Washington, and the Kentucky counties of Breckinridge, Bullitt, Carroll, Hardin, Jefferson, Meade, Nelson, Oldham, Shelby, Spencer and Trimble.This is a highly research structured list, chatroom atmosphere is discouraged.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KENTUCKIANA-admin@rootsweb.com.


KYJacksonPurchase-L
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Topic: those whose family roots and research trace to the Jackson Purchase area of western Kentucky, covering the counties of Calloway, Marshall, Graves, Fulton, Hickman, Ballard, Carlisle and McCracken.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KYJacksonPurchase-admin@rootsweb.com.


CUMBERLAND-RIVER-L
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Topic: This mailing list is for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the Cumberland River Region of Southeast Kentucky. This includes the counties of Whitley, Wayne, Pulaski, Knox, and McCreary.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at CUMBERLAND-RIVER-admin@rootsweb.com.


LBL-L
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Topic: the Land Between the Lakes region of Kentucky covering Lyon, Caldwell, and Trigg Counties.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at LBL-admin@rootsweb.com.


KYJacksonPurchase-LORE-L
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Topic: anyone with a genealogical interest in 19th and early-20th century familiy stories and lore in the Jackson Purchase area of western Kentucky, covering the counties of Ballard, Calloway, Carlisle, Fulton, Graves, Hickman, Marshall, and McCracken. This list is dedicated more to preserving the historical background of families in the Jackson Purchase area than to "names and dates" genealogy, which can be posted to the KYJacksonPurchase list discussed above.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KYJacksonPurchase-LORE-admin@rootsweb.com.


KYWBTSVETS-L
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Topic: Kentucky veterans of the War Between the States, both Confederate and Union.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KYWBTSVETS-admin@rootsweb.com.


KYBIOGRAPHIES-L
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Topic: A read-only mailing list (no queries or submissions) transmitting biographies on all the Kentucky people cited in the old histories (e.g., Perrins, Collins, church histories). The biographies are being typed just as they appear and put out on the web. Since many don't have access to the web, this mailing list will publish the biographies at the rate of five a day with random selections in order to get a good assortment of counties and people. The subject line will always show the biography # being transmitted, the County, and the name of the individual referenced. At the bottom will be a surname list of all names referred to in the biography and a place-name list of other areas mentioned in that biography.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KYBIOGRAPHIES-admin@rootsweb.com.


SOUTH-CENTRAL-KENTUCKY-L
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Topic: the Kentucky counties of Allen, Barren, Cumberland, Edmonson, Green, Hardin, Hart, Logan, Metcalfe, Monroe, and Warren. As well as a place for the posting of queries, the list owner will post source data from these counties on a daily basis (as much as possible) including wills, vital statistics, and cemetery records.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at SOUTH-CENTRAL-KENTUCKY-admin@rootsweb.com.


WEST-CENTRAL-KY-L
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Topic: West-Central Kentucky, including the counties of Breckinridge, Butler, Daviess, Edmonson, Grayson, Hancock, Hardin, Hart, LaRue, McLean, Meade, and Ohio, which were all derived in large part from Old Hardin County as it was created in 1792.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at WEST-CENTRAL-KY-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-DAR-L
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For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-DAR-admin@rootsweb.com.


EKYORIGINS-L
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Topic: anyone with Eastern Kentucky roots to discuss and share information regarding the origins of early Eastern Kentucky families.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at EKYORIGINS-admin@rootsweb.com.


WKY-L
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For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at WKY-admin@rootsweb.com.


KYRESEARCH-L
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Topic: where the list owner will be sharing researching techniques for Kentucky with some being applicable to other locations. The list owner will be discussing available records, old trails, forts and settlements, history of towns, determining wife's names and other clues from the old County papers, medical and legal terms of the older days, etc. Participation by the subscribers is welcome if it applies to researching. No queries are accepted.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KYRESEARCH-admin@rootsweb.com.


Down-Home-Chatter-L
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For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at Down-Home-Chatter-admin@rootsweb.com.


CRF-L
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Topic: A companion mailing list to the CUMBERLAND-RIVER Region genealogy and history list. This list is where friends and cousins meet to visit and discuss all aspects of the Cumberland River Region and those personal and family recollections that add color and history to the lives of their ancestors. Topics of discussion range from life past to life present.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at CRF-admin@rootsweb.com.


KENTUCKY-LEGENDS-L
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For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KENTUCKY-LEGENDS-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-FOOTSTEPS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the posting of original Kentucky source material. Submit transcriptions of your deeds, wills, obituaries, tax lists, marriage lists, old letters, newspaper articles, census records on your surname, pension applications, guardianship records, old bibles, etc. No queries are allowed on this list. Material posted to this list must have a Kentucky connection and will be placed in the KyGenWeb Archives at http://www.usgwarchives.org/ky/kyfiles.html as well as in the individual counties it belongs to. Directions for subscribing/unsubscribing and posting information are found on the KY-Footsteps web page below:

There is a Web page for the KY-FOOTSTEPS mailing list at http://www.kygenweb.net/lists/kyfootsteps.html.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-FOOTSTEPS-admin@rootsweb.com.


KENTUCKY-L
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Topic: Kentucky.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KENTUCKY-admin@rootsweb.com.


KENTUCKY-MEMORIES-L
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For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KENTUCKY-MEMORIES-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-FEUDS-L
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Topic: the feuds and murders in Kentucky from a genealogical and historical perspective. The list will cover all of Kentucky and the border states. Discussions will be limited to answering the who, where, why and how of a particular feud or murder and how it shaped Kentucky.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-FEUDS-admin@rootsweb.com.


EASTERNKENTUCKY-L
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Topic: A mailing list for all researchers whose ancestors settled in or traveled through the state of Kentucky. Some of the counties covered are Bell, Boyd, Breathitt, Carter, Clay, Elliot, Estill, Floyd, Greenup, Harlan, Jackson, Johnson, Knott, Knox, Laurel, Lawrence, Lee, Leslie, Letcher, Lewis, Magoffin, Morgan, Owsley, Perry, Pike, Powell, Rowan, Whitley, Wolfe, and adjacent counties that represent the East Kentucky Coalfields. Additional information can be found on the East Kentucky Genealogy website below:

There is a Web page for the EASTERNKENTUCKY mailing list at http://www.rootsweb.com/~kyekg/.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at EASTERNKENTUCKY-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-WEST-L
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Topic: the Western Kentucky counties of Ballard, Caldwell, Calloway, Carlisle, Christian, Crittenden, Fulton, Graves, Henderson, Hickman, Hopkins, Livingston, Lyon, McCracken, Marshall, Trigg, Union, and Webster. Postings must have a connection to one of these counties.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-WEST-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-COALMINERS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the coal miners of Kentucky. Additional information can be found on the Kentucky Coal Miners website noted below.

There is a Web page for the KY-COALMINERS mailing list at http://www.rootsweb.com/~kycoalmi/.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-COALMINERS-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-7THINF-L
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Topic: 7th Kentucky Infantry (Union) during the Civil War.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-7THINF-admin@rootsweb.com.


SE-KENTUCKY-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Kentucky counties that border Tennessee, West Virginia and Virginia, and surrounding south eastern Kentucky counties (i.e., Whitley, Knox, Bell, Harlan, Clay, Leslie, Perry, Letcher, Knott, Breathitt, Pike, Floyd, Martin, Johnson, Morgan, Lawrence).

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at SE-KENTUCKY-admin@rootsweb.com.


NORTH-CENTRAL-KENTUCKY-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the 20 counties of north central Kentucky.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at NORTH-CENTRAL-KENTUCKY-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-CEMETERIES-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone interested in locating, and preserving historical information about, Kentucky cemeteries. We welcome queries and postings regarding location of graves, cemeteries which have been indexed both on the internet and in other written forms, cemetery research, and the care of tombstones.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-CEMETERIES-admin@rootsweb.com.


CENTRAL-KY-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Central Kentucky including Boyle, Bullitt, Casey, Clark, Estill, Garrard, Hardin, Jackson, Jessamine, LaRue, Lincoln, Marion, Nelson, Russell, Taylor, and Powell Counties. The list also covers any central Kentucky area if the county is unknown.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at CENTRAL-KY-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-CENSUS-LOOKUP-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone desiring a check of this state's census records for their ancestors. Requests should be as specific as possible and include county name, specific family of interest, and year whenever possible. In addition, those who own or have access to census records and are willing to do lookups are asked to subscribe and assist in responding to queries.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-CENSUS-LOOKUP-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-ROLLCALL-L
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Topic: A mailing list for any and all researchers of Kentucky kin to post roll calls ... surnames they are researching and associated information such as locations and timeframes.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-ROLLCALL-admin@rootsweb.com.


EAST-KY-CEMETERIES-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the posting of information on cemeteries in the eastern part of Kentucky (i.e., Harlan, Leslie, Letcher, Clay, Perry, and Bell Counties) including their location, timeframe, and monument descriptions.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at EAST-KY-CEMETERIES-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-LITTLE-SANDY-L
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Topic: A mailing list for sharing surnames, history, legends and all else related to the Little Sandy River area of Kentucky

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-LITTLE-SANDY-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-FOLKLORE-GHOST-STORIES-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding Kentucky folklore and ghost stories that would have been an integral part of and/or influenced the lives of our ancestors

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-FOLKLORE-GHOST-STORIES-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-ADOPTIONS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Kentucky adoptions including birth parents, adoptive parents and adoptees, as well as those researchers who are seeking information on children listed as adopted in the Kentucky censuses

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-ADOPTIONS-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-SLAVES-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the slaves of Kentucky or researching surnames listed as slaves or free slaves in Kentucky

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-SLAVES-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-INTERTRIBAL-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Native American tribes of Kentucky including their surnames and the oral family history of their ancestors

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-INTERTRIBAL-admin@rootsweb.com.


BOONE-DANIEL-KY-L
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Topic: The BOONE-DANIEL-KY mailing list is for anyone with a genealogical interest in Daniel Boone and other Kentucky explorers.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at BOONE-DANIEL-KY-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-REGULATORS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the history of the Kentucky Regulators, their surnames, and the deeds that they did.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-REGULATORS-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-OLD-NEWS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the submission of abstracts, extracts and links from Kentucky newspapers published prior to 1931. Newspapers contain much of the information that may not be found elsewhere such as births, marriages, deaths, court notices, etc. They also provide community news and many fascinating details about the lives of our ancestors. Additional information can be found on the Newspaper Abstracts website below:

There is a Web page for the KY-OLD-NEWS mailing list at http://www.newspaperabstracts.com/index.php.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-OLD-NEWS-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-FREEDMEN-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Freedmen in Kentucky from all ethnic backgrounds (e.g., African, Native American, Caucasian).

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-FREEDMEN-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-AUBHISTSOC-L
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Topic: Discussing and sharing of information regarding the activities of the Auburn (Kentucky) Historical Society and genealogical resources available in the Logan/Simpson County area. Genealogical queries are welcome as long as they address areas specifically related to Logan and Simpson Counties or the Greenwood Schoolhouse. Additional information can be found on the Auburn Historical Society website.

There is a Web page for the KY-AUBHISTSOC mailing list at http://www.logantele.com/~aubhis/.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-AUBHISTSOC-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-KIDS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for youngsters who are interested in researching their ancestors in Kentucky.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-KIDS-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-GHOSTTOWNS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the ghost towns of Kentucky.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-GHOSTTOWNS-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-AfricaAmer-L
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Topic: Discussing and sharing of information regarding African American genealogy in Kentucky.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-AfricaAmer-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-NEWSPAPERS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for requesting and providing genealogy-related lookups in all Kentucky newspapers including announcements of births, engagements, marriages, deaths, or other events of family interest.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-NEWSPAPERS-admin@rootsweb.com.


KY-INDIAN-TRIBES-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone researching their Indian ancestors to discuss and share information regarding Indian tribes that lived in or traveled through Kentucky.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KY-INDIAN-TRIBES-admin@rootsweb.com.


KENTUCKY-TTTP-L
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Topic: This is a mailing list for the discussion and sharing of historical and genealogical information among all who research in Kentucky.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at KENTUCKY-TTTP-admin@rootsweb.com.