We have the following types of publications available for
purchase. Click on the underlined words to get additional
- Laurel County Census Transcripts
- Mountain Echo Excerpts
- Laurel County Marriage Books - This was first
published in 1986 and revised in 1995. It includes the
names of the bride, groom, witnesses and person
officiating and the dates the licenses were obtained and
the marriage was performed.
- Pictorial History of WW 2 Veterans of Laurel County -
This was published in 1995 to honor the men and
women from Laurel County who served in that war. It
includes nearly 1300 photos of WW 2 military personnel
as well as military information on the individuals. Price -
$15.00 plus $3.00 for postage and handling.
- History of Laurel County by noted Kentucky historian Dr.
Thomas Clark published in 1989. Price is $20.00 plus
$5.00 for postage and handling.
- Branches of Laurel - This is the society newsletter which
has been published quarterly since June, 1986. Each
member receives 4 issues a year but back issues are
available for sale to the public. Issues cover a variety of
topics including family trees, school censuses, Bible
records, newspaper excerpts, church and military records
as well as other items of historical and genealogical
interest. The price is $4.00 per newsletter.
- Guardian Book - This is a transcript of the first Laurel
County Guardian Bond Book. It covers the period from
November, 1853 to June, 1874. The book lists the names
of the guardians, minors and sureties and the date the
bond was posted. It also has miscellaneous notes which
may have told the parent's name(s). Additional
information from the Court Order books is also included.
The book is fully indexed. Price is $8.00 plus $3.00 for
postage and handling.
- New Veteran's Book - This book contains the names
and gravesite locations of Veterans who served in the
Revolutionary War, the War of 1812, the Mexican war, the
Civil War, the Spanish-American war, and WW1 who are
buried in Laurel County cemeteries. Price is $10 plus $3
for postage and handling.
If ordering please send a check or money
order payable to Laurel County Historical
Society and mail it to:
Laurel County Historical Society
310 West 3rd Street
London KY 40741
Postage and handling:
1 book $6
Each additional book $2
Newsletters $3 per issue or $6 per set