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Collins Historical Sketches of Kentucky - 1894 Kentucky Map

What’s New at AHGP – 9 Jan 2015

The following pages were added to AHGP this past week: Confederate States Navy – A Brief History – Ships Photos Kentucky Kentucky Counties in 1874 – Adair – Anderson – Ballard – Barren – Bath – Boone – Bourbon. Stations & Early Settlements of Kentucky All extracted from Collins Historical Sketches of Kentucky: History of Kentucky, Volume II, by Lewis Collins, Published by Collins & Company, Covington, Kentucky, 1874. Louisiana Sabine Parish Louisiana Sabine Parish Biographies Dr. J. C. Armstrong A. D. Ashby T. C. Armstrong Marion S. Antony Dr. Rezin Laurence Armstrong Dr. R. L. Armstrong, Jr. Senator John …

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Gazetteer of the United States of America

Dang those old towns!

Dang those old towns! I find that nothing is more irritating then having FamilyTreeMaker tell me a location doesn’t exist. But then I remind myself, FTM’s quirky database is built on the geographical location today, not the location at the time the event occurred. A lot of those older smaller post offices used as locations in the olden days have simply vanished. Sometimes those small towns just disappeared from history. Maybe they were flooded out… maybe people just got up and left… often they simply changed their name. Today, if the remnants of the towns buildings still stand we call …

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Kinfolk Korner

Kinfolk Korner

Ramblins from the Web. Sometimes I stumble upon older web pages which haven’t been updated in a long while, but still have a treasure trove of genealogy information on them. I will begin to feature these in order that the useful genealogy they possess can be more widely circulated to other interested genealogists. Books And Bibles Cemeteries Washington County, Arkansas Miami County, Kansas Stanford, Lincoln County, Kentucky Cuyahoga County, Ohio Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma Jenks, Tulsa County Oklahoma Collection The Lyle Ann Shults Collections Creek County Oklahoma Collection Fayette County, Kentucky Tax List – 1788Fayette County was, at that time, …

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New at AHGP in March 2014

The American History and Genealogy Project (AHGP) are continuing their expansion adding several new county and state websites over the past month: State Websites Arkansas State Page Missouri State Page South Dakota State Page County Websites Alexander County Illinois AHGP Edwards County Illinois AHGP Jackson County Illinois AHGP Johnson County Illinois AHGP Pulaski County Illinois AHGP Randoph County Illinois AHGP Saline County Illinois AHGP Union County Illinois AHGP Wabash County Illinois AHGP AHGP is a volunteer led project which is devoted to providing free genealogy data and information online. Contributions to the project are welcomed and encouraged!