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Image : Military Payroll card for Jacob Miller of the Scouts and Spies of Kentucky, Nelson County 1792-1794. Source: Fold3.com
2020 Quarterly: The quarterly will be sent digitally to those who indicated that as a preference. Mailed copies will be processed and sent as soon as NCGR has the ability to get copies made.
All meetings and programming for 2020 have been cancelled until the NCPL has fully opened.
NCGR has a membership roster of people from all over the United States who share a love of family research and its preservation. Through financial and human resources, NCGR helps support the Genealogy Room in the Nelson County Public Library.
We hope you will join us!
Peruse our website to learn more about what we have to offer in helping you research your family's history.
We invite you to visit the Nelson County Public Library's Genealogy Room which houses books, files, digitized records, and microfilm, donated by NCGR over the years.
Brothers, William and Nicholas Snider of Bloomfield in Nelson County
Near the library, in the Sutherland Building, we also have access to the Nelson County Clerk's Old Records Room which is staffed part time to assist you with old deeds, wills, and much more.
Whether you are building a family tree, digging up local history, or researching information for your book of family stories, NCGR and The Genealogy Room of The Nelson County Public Library are waiting for you with a vast collection of photos, digitized local newspapers (The Kentucky Standard), family files, books, a full time genealogist, and two part time genealogists to assist.
Send a family photo with caption and/or a short story about the people and place in Nelson County to
We will do our best to post it on this website and/or as a feature in our quarterly, The Nelson County Genealogist. Submitting photos and/or written work implies permission to print/post to our website, Facebook page, and/or quarterly.