Enter Your Ancestor's Name Below

We'll search Kentucky historical newspapers to help you learn more
Narrow by Date

Date Range or Date

to

for

Narrow by Keywords

Keywords

 
Narrow by Location

State

City

Newspaper

advanced search

Recent Newspaper Clippings

Loading Clip Preview
fred hill kills wife and children
Paducah sun Tuesday, May 09, 1905 Paducah, KY Vol: 17 Page: 2
Paducah sun
Paducah, Kentucky
...

genealogyham
Clipped 1 hour ago

Loading Clip Preview
hill evans feud
Weekly Courier-Journal Wednesday, May 22, 1850 Louisville, KY Page: 2
Weekly Courier-Journal
Louisville, Kentucky
...

genealogyham
Clipped 1 hour ago

Loading Clip Preview
evans hill feud
Weekly Courier-Journal Wednesday, May 15, 1850 Louisville, KY Page: 2
Weekly Courier-Journal
Louisville, Kentucky
...

genealogyham
Clipped 1 hour ago

Loading Clip Preview
A fred hill
Weekly Courier-Journal Wednesday, Mar 24, 1852 Louisville, KY Page: 3
Weekly Courier-Journal
Louisville, Kentucky
...

genealogyham
Clipped 1 hour ago

Find Your Family History in Kentucky Newspaper Archives

Learn about how your ancestors lived, the hardships they might have had to overcome and their triumphs within society. Complete the missing pieces using the details available in Kentucky newspaper archives.

Kentucky newspaper archives photo of horse
Snippet of Kentucky newspaper archive

Kentucky Genealogy in Newspaper Archives

When you are researching your family genealogy, it’s important to dive deeper than just looking at census records. Our Kentucky newspaper archives can help you uncover historical facts about your family history and genealogy dating as far back as 1794. Newspapers are great genealogy resources because they hold important records in a database so that you can search for information such as death records, birth or marriage announcements and other important events that happened while your ancestors were in Kentucky. Kentucky played a large role in American History, especially during the Civil War which had an impact on the land and the people in Kentucky during that time. You never know if local history might have had an impact on your genealogy. The only way to find out is to look through the collection of newspaper articles that contain vital statistics and important information on Kentucky's history.

Discover more than your Kentucky genealogy. Find your ancestors & their stories today!