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Kentucky Cemeteries

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kentucky|Kentucky]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kentucky_Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]''
Cemetery records, such as tombstone and [[Sexton Records|sexton’s records]] may give birth and death dates, age at death, name of spouse and children, a maiden name or a birthplace.
The following have some cemetery listings for Kentucky State. {{Note|Sites may be incomplete. <br>• They may not list all cemeteries in a county <br>• and may not include all burials in a cemetery.}}<br>
*Findagrave.com [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=419&GScnty=0&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Search for names] at Find A Grave. Enter at least a last name then click '''Search'''. Can narrow by first names or dates.
**This site frequently has tombstone images.
**[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=4&GScnty=0&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n List of cemeteries] statewide for cemeteries in their database
***Click on the number below '''Interments''' for a cemetery to access names. Click '''Records''' arrow to scroll through to the end.
*Web: Kentucky, Find A Grave Index, 1776-2012 at Ancestry.com ($)
*Interment
*Kentucky Cemeteries at Daddezio
*Rootsweb
*I Dream of Genealogy
*Angelfire
*Billion Graves
Many periodicals publish cemetery records.These are referenced in the "Families" section of the PERiodical Source Index (PERSI), described in the "Periodicals" section.
The Place Search of the Family History Library Catalog lists more of these records under:
*KENTUCKY - CEMETERIES
*KENTUCKY, [COUNTY] - CEMETERIES
*KENTUCKY, [COUNTY], [TOWN] - CEMETERIES
*Cemeteries
{{Adoption KYGenWeb}}For Kentucky there are tombstone transcriptions dating from the early 1800s. They may give the deceased’s birth and death dates, age at death, spouse’s names, and maiden name if applicable. Less often they contain the birthplaces. Tombstones may have symbols or insignias indicating military service and social or religious affiliations. Family members may be buried nearby.
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