LARUE
COUNTY
KENTUCKY






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Surname Index of 1900 Larue Co., KY Census!!!

1900 Census Surnames


It reveals the surnames by count and district found during the 1900 census.
671-total surnames! [Submitted by Charlie Metcalf]



LaRue County Men Subject to the Draft in 1917

Transcribed, copyrighted and submitted by L. L. Salsman.

Draft List for 1917



LaRue County Herald Obituary Indexes.

Transcribed, copyrighted and submitted by L. L. Salsman.
The years 1925 and 1944 do not have any data
since there is no microfilm available for those years!


About the Obituary Index:This obituary index is taken from The LaRue County Herald, on microfilm located at the LaRue County Public Library. Each name is listed with the date of the newspaper, also page and column number where it can be found. Some have very detailed information, some only a mention of the date or location of their deaths, funerals or burials. Some died in surrounding counties, some in another state. I have listed these so you will know where to look for more details. I listed the spouse or parent, if given. If the spouse and parent were both named, I listed the spouse. This is a very slow process so please be patient while you are waiting for another year to be posted. -LLS

(More years to be posted as they are transcribed!)
| 1910 | 1911 | 1912 | 1913 | 1914 | 1915 | 1916 | 1917 | 1918 | 1919
| 1920 | 1921 | 1922 | 1923 | 1924 | 1925 | 1926 | 1927 | 1928 | 1929 |
| 1930 | 1931 | 1932 | 1933 | 1934 | 1935 | 1936 | 1937 | 1938 | 1939 |
| 1940 | 1941 | 1942 | 1943 | 1944 | 1945 | 1946 | 1947 | 1948 | 1949 |
| 1950 | 1951 | 1952 | 1953 | 1954 | 1955 | 1956 | 1957 | 1958 | 1959 |
| 1960 | 1961 | 1962 | 1963 | 1964 | 1965 | 1966 | 1967 | 1968 | 1969 |
| 1970 | 1971 | 1972 | 1973 | 1974 | 1975 | 1976 | 1977 | 1978 | 1979 |
| 1980 | 1981 | 1982 | 1983 | 1984 | 1985 | 1986 | 1987 | 1988 | 1989 |
| 1990 | 1991 | 1992 | 1993 | 1994 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 |
| 2000 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 |

The above obituary indexes include name of deceased, age, date listed in the newspaper with page & column numbers, and the spouse or parents, if listed.
Last update was 23 Sep 2006.


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Current Obituaries
LaRue Co., KY



Submitted by Wilma Reese,
Transcribed from The LaRue County Herald News, Hodgenville, KY

Obituaries for 08 Sep 2004
Last Modified: Tuesday, 30 Sep 2004




Other Obituaries LaRue Co., KY

Walker L. Thompson 1917-2005
Last Modified: Tuesday, 08 Feb 2005



The 1894 Census of LaRue County Schools.

Transcribed, copyrighted and submitted
by Charlie Metcalf.


Completed 02 Oct 2004

NOTE:Dist. 39 (Big Spring School, Eagle Mills) & Dist. 52 (Corinth School) are missing!

| District 1 | District 2 | District 3 | District 4 | District 5 | District 6 |
| District 7 | District 8 | District 9 | District 10 | District 11 | District 12 |
| District 13 | District 14 | District 15 | District 16 | District 17 | District 18 |
| District 19 | District 20 | District 21 | District 22 | District 23 | District 24 |
| District 25 | District 26 | District 27 | District 28 | District 29 | District 30 |
| District 31 | District 32 | District 33 | District 34 | District 35 | District 36 |
| District 37 | District 38 | District 39 | District 40 | District 41 | District 42 |
| District 43 | District 44 | District 45 | District 46 | District 47 | District 48 |
| District 49 | District 50 | District 51 | District 52 |





The 1899 Census (Partial) of LaRue County Schools.

Transcribed, copyrighted and posted with permission
by Ed Benningfield.


| School District 5 | School District 16 | School District 28 |
| School District 29 | School District 48 | School District 50 |



1899 Old School District Location & Other Information




The 1914-1915 Census of LaRue County Schools.

Transcribed, copyrighted and submitted
by L. L. Salsman & her daughter, C. L. Owens.


| Athertonville | Barren Run | Brooks | Buffalo | Carter | Clark |
| Cross Roads | Edlin | Elkins | Farmer | Fisher | Ginsgeng |
| Gleanings | Gravel Point | Grimes | Hibernia | Hodgenville | Jericho |
| Keith | Kennedy | Knobs | Leafdale | Levelwoods | Lincoln Springs |
| Lyons | Magnolia | Morning Star | Morrison | Mount Sherman | Mount Tabor |
| Nicholas | Orrender | Parkers Grove | Price | Siberia | Spencer |
| Stone House | Talley | Tonieville | West | Wilkins | Woodland Hill |


These schools are listed as "Colored Schools"

| Buffalo (Colored) | Knob (Colored) | Lincoln Springs (Colored) |
| Orrender (Colored) | Upton (Colored) | Siberia (Colored) |



1920 Larue County, KY School Census

(Postings Completed: 26 Feb 2006)
Transcribed, copyrighted and submitted
by L. L. Salsman & her daughter, C. L. Owens.


***NOTE***
1920 MAGNOLIA SCHOOL CENSUS NOT AVAILABLE

|
Athertonville | Barren Run | Brooks | Buffalo | Carter | Clark |
| Corinth | Cross Roads | Edlin | Elkins | Farmer | Fisher |
| Gensing | Gleanings | Gravel Point | Grimes | Hibernia | Hodgenville |
| Jericho | Keith | Kennady | Knobs | Level Woods | Lincoln Springs |
| Morning Star | Mt. Sherman | Mt. Tabor | Morrison | Nicholas | Oak Hill |
| Orrender | Parker Grove | Price | Spencer | Stone House | Talley |
| Tonieville | Walters | West | Wilkins | Woodland Hill |


These schools are listed as "Colored Schools"

| Athertonville | Hodgenville | Siberia | Upton |



1924 Larue County, KY School Census

(Posting Completed: 26 Mar 2005)
Transcribed, copyrighted and submitted
by L. L. Salsman & her daughter, C. L. Owens.


| 1924 School District #1 | 1924 School District #2 | 1924 School District #3 |
| 1924 School District #4 | 1924 School District #5 | 1924 School District #6 |
| 1924 School District #7 | 1924 School District #8 | 1924 School District #9 |
| 1924 School District #10 | 1924 School District #11 | 1924 School District #12 |
| 1924 School District #13 | 1924 School District #14 | 1924 School District #16 |
| 1924 School District #17 | 1924 School District #18 | 1924 School District #19 |
| 1924 School District #20 | 1924 School District #21 | 1924 School District #22 |
| 1924 School District #23 | 1924 School District #24 | 1924 School District #25 |
| 1924 School District #26 | 1924 School District #27 | 1924 School District #29 |
| 1924 School District #30 | 1924 School District #33 | 1924 School District #34 |
| 1924 School District #35 | 1924 School District #36 | 1924 School District #39 |
| 1924 School District #40 | 1924 School District #41 | 1924 School District #43 |
| 1924 (No School District # Listed) | 1924 Buffalo | 1924 Hodgenville |

NOTE: School District #15, 28, 31, 32, 37, 38, & 42 are unavailable.


These schools are listed as "Colored Schools"

| 1924 School District #3 (Colored) | 1924 School District #13 (Colored) | 1924 School District #14 (Colored) |
| 1924 School District #19 (Colored) | 1924 School District #20 (Colored) | 1924 School District #21 (Colored) |
| 1924 School District #25 (Colored) | 1924 School District #32 (Colored) | 1924 School District #C (Colored) |




1934 Larue County, KY School Census

Transcribed, copyrighted and submitted
by L. L. Salsman & her daughter, C. L. Owens.


NOTE: The 1934 LaRue Co. School Census for
HODGENVILLE and BUFFALO "White Schools" are not available.

School District Numbers/Code


Students Listed in Alphabetical Order
| A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z |

NOTE: There were no names for the letters - Q, X, Y, Z




Larue County, KY School Teachers

Transcribed, copyrighted and submitted by L. L. Salsman.


List of School Teachers - 1914

List of School Teachers - 1916

List of School Teachers - 1917

List of School Teachers - 1921




LaRue Co. School Pictures & Yearbooks

Dig out those old class photos and send them in. Have an old yearbook? Why not send in the scanned images or signup as a lookup volunteer?
Please contact Kerry Kirk to submit material or for more info.

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Larue County, KY Guardian's Bonds Books

Transcribed, copyrighted and submitted
by L. L. Salsman


Guardian's Bond Book #1 | Guardian's Bond Book #2

Larue County, KY Will Books

Transcribed, copyrighted and submitted
by L. L. Salsman


Will Book #1 | Will Book #3

ANNOUNCING...

Great News!!! Genealogical publisher, Ed Benningfield, has...

given me permission to bring back his great site with wonderful data and interesting material from his publications and personal collections!

This is a must see site!!! Lincoln's Birth County

Visit it now and then return to this page for more info. Thanks Ed for sharing your data. -JGW



LaRue County Herald News

Hodgenville, KY
Web Site:
www.laruecountyherald.com





LaRue County Public Library

201 S. Lincoln Blvd.
Hodgenville, KY 42748
Phone: 270-358-3851 Fax: 270-358-8647
Web Site:
www.laruelibrary.org

When can I research?
MON-WED-FRI--9--5:30
TUE-THUR--9--7:30
SAT--9--3



Join the New LaRue Co. Genealogy Society

Reach them via email at: lcgenealogy@yahoo.com
Or write them at:
LaRue County Genealogy Society
P.O. Box 312
Hodgenville, KY 42748
Click here for the link to the Society's new website.

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Queries, Bibles, Bios, Deeds
Obits, Pensions, Wills and more!


New Automated Query System from Rootsweb! This system also has automated boards for Bibles, Bios, Deeds, Obits, Pensions Wills and more!

See "How to Submit a Query" below for more details. You are going to really like this new system, since the queries are posted instantly - online!!!

Memorial rose graphic created by Betty Sellers.

Click on the rose to see Glenda Trapp's Memorial Page.

Submit Your Ancestor!

Migration Patterns Of
LaRue County Kentucky




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LaRue County Cemeteries!

(website maintained by Steve Johnson)

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About LaRue County

Courthouse

Courthouse was erected in 1860 and five years later
was burned by guerillas. It burned again in 1892,
but was rebuilt and remained in service until 1967.



LaRue county was named after John LaRue and formed in 1843. It is located in the Pennyrile region of the state. The elevation in the county ranges from 421 to 1080 feet above sea level. In 1990 the county population was 11,679 in a land area of 263 square miles, an average of 44.4 people per square mile. The county seat is Hodgenville and is located on the site of Robert Hodgen's mill on the Nolin River. The mill was built in 1789 near Phillips' Fort, which was built in 1781, in what was then Hardin county. Hodgenville was established in 1818 and became the county seat when LaRue county was created in 1843.

The first post office opened as Hodgensville in 1826 and was renamed Hodgenville in 1904. The population in 1990 was 2,721. Abraham Lincoln was born near Hodgenville and the Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site is on US 31E south of town.

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LaRue County QUERIES

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LaRue County LOOKUPS

If you have any resource or reference material on LaRue County, your help is needed. Please, if at all possible, volunteer to look up source material for others. For the following Lookups, please limit requests to no more than two individuals per request. Volunteers will respond as soon as they have time to search for your request.
Jayne Dunn
  • Bessie Miller Elliott's "History of LaRue Co., KY"




  
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