Daviess County, Kentucky History, Genealogy, and Maps
870 pages of Daviess County, Kentucky history and genealogy including 759 family biographies
An informative and historical overview of Daviess County, Kentucky including two separate sections on one CD which include 17 historical maps (1817, 1839, 1845, 1849, 1860's, 1861, 1863, 1865, 1874, 1875, 1877, 1886, 1899, 1902, 1905, 1911, and 1927) showing the locations of 72 settlements; plus the full 1883 Inter-State Publishing Company History of Daviess County, Kentucky book including 759 family biographies. An important resource for the study and research of Daviess County, Kentucky history (including Civil War history) and genealogy.
Fully searchable - find any name or location instantly!
This fascinating and detailed CD contains ALL of the following material in two separate sections, ALL on one CD:
Section One of two,
all on one CD: Maps of Daviess County, Kentucky
A. A rare 1817 map that shows the area of Daviess County, Kentucky before Daviess County was formed.
B. A map of 1839 Daviess County, Kentucky showing the locations of 4 different settlements including all of the following: Long Falls Creek * Owenboro (Owensboro) * Panther Creek * Yelvington *
C. A map of 1845 Daviess County, Kentucky showing the locations of 5 different settlements including all of the following: Burtonsville * Knottsville * Long Falls * Owensboro * Yelvington *
D. A map of 1849 Daviess County, Kentucky showing the locations of 2 different settlements including the following: Owenboro (Owensboro) * Vienna Falls *
E. A map of 1860's Daviess County, Kentucky showing the locations of 4 different settlements including all of the following: Burtonsville * Howardsville * Owenboro (Owensboro) * Yelvington *
F. A map of 1861 Daviess County, Kentucky showing the locations of 13 different settlements including all of the following: Big Lick * Bonharbor * Burksville * Curdsville * Fillmore * Knottsville * Masonville * Millers Mill * Oakland * Owensboro * Steamport * Whitesville * Yelvington *
G. A map of 1863 Daviess County, Kentucky showing the locations of 14 different settlements including all of the following: Andersons Ford * Big Lick * Bonharbor * Bucksville * Burtonsville * Curdsville * Fillmore * Howardsville * Knottsville * Lawsonville * Narrows * Owensboro * Steamport * Yelvington *
H. A map of 1865 Daviess County, Kentucky showing the locations of 9 different settlements including all of the following: Bonharbor * Burtonsville * Fillmore * Knottsville * Masonville * Narrows * Owensboro * Richland * Yelvington *
I. A map of 1874 Daviess County, Kentucky showing the locations of 8 different settlements including all of the following: Birks City * Bonharbor * Crows * Curdsville * Grissems Landing (Grissom's Landing) * Lewis * Owensboro * Sutherland *
J. A map of 1875 Daviess County, Kentucky showing the locations of 4 different settlements including all of the following: Burtonsville * Howardsville * Owensboro * Yelvington *
K. A map of 1877 Daviess County, Kentucky showing the locations of 4 different settlements including all of the following: Curdsville * Knottsville * Owensboro * Yelvington *
L. A map of 1886 Daviess County, Kentucky showing the locations of 17 different settlements including all of the following: Birk's City * Curdsville * Grissom's Landing * Hickman * Knottsville * Lewis * Masonville * Owensboro * Panther Creek * Pee Wee Park * Philpot's Station * Pleasant Ridge * Sorgho * Sutherland * West Louisville * Whitesville * Yelvington *
M. A map of 1899 Daviess County, Kentucky showing the locations of 35 different settlements including all of the following: Birk's City * Browning * Browns Val. * Craig * Cruseton * Curdsville * Delaware * Ensor * Gatewood * Gaw * Grissom's Landing * Habit * Knottsville * Laffoon * Loopee * Masonville * Moseley V. * Owensboro * Panther * Pettit * Philpot * Pleasant Ridge * Richland * Rome * St. Joseph * St. Lawrence * Sorgho * Stanley * Sutherland * Thruston * Utica * West Louisville * Whalen * Whitesville * Yelvington *
N. A map of 1902 Daviess County, Kentucky showing the locations of 26 different settlements including all of the following: Birks City * Curdsville * Delaware * Griffith * Grissom * Herrwood * Knottsville * Livia * Maceo * Masonville * Newman * Oak Ridge * Owensboro * Panther * Pates * Pettit * Philpot * Sorgho * Stanley * Sutherland * Thruston * Utica (Lewis Station) * West Louisville * Whalen * Whitesville * Yelvington *
O. A map of 1905 Daviess County, Kentucky showing the locations of 40 different settlements including all of the following: Andersonville * Birks City * Browns Val. * Corena * Curdsville * Delaware * Dermont * Griffith * Habit * Herrwood * Jolly * Knottsville * Livia * Maceo * Mattingly * Maxwell * Newman * O'Donnells * Owensboro * Panther * Pates * Pettit * Philpot * Pleasant Ridge * Rome * St. Joseph * St. Lawrence * Scythia * Shorts * Sorgho * Stanley * Sutherland * Todd * Thruston * Tuck * Utica * West Louisville * Whalen * Whitesville * Yelvington *
P. A map of 1911 Daviess County, Kentucky showing the locations of 11 different settlements including all of the following: Curdsville * Masonville * Owensboro * Pates * Pettit * Rome * Stanley * Sutherland * Utica * West Louisville * Whitesville *
Q. A map of 1927 Daviess County, Kentucky showing the locations of 17 different settlements including all of the following: Curdsville * Knottsville * Maceo * Mattingly * Owensboro * Panther * Pates * Pettit * Reed * Rome * Sorgho * Stanley * Sutherland * Todds * West Louisville * Whitesville * Yelvington *
Section Two of two, all on one CD: The complete 1883
Daviess County, Kentucky by Inter-State
Here is just some of the information included:
Owensboro & Nashville Railroad
Proposed Railroads (1882)
Revolutionary War Veterans
War of 1812 Veterans
The Mexican War
The Civil War and Daviess County
Skirmish Near Owensboro
Battle at Sutherland’s Hill
Kentucky Under Martial Law
Included is a total of 759 Daviess County, Kentucky family biographies including each of the following family surnames: (several thousand other family surnames are also mentioned throughout the book text and within these family biographies): To view a sample family biography, click here Able * Adams * Allan * Allen * Allgood * Alms * Anderson * Armendt * Arnold * Atchison * Aud * Aull * Ayer * Baer * Bailey * Baird * Baker * Balee * Barker * Barnett * Barnhill * Barr * Barrett * Bartlett * Baughn * Bell * Bellow * Bennett * Berkshire * Berry * Bery * Bethel * Bevier * Bibb * Birk * Birkhead * Bise * Bishop * Bivens * Blandford * Board * Boswell * Bottenwiser * Botts * Boulware * Bowlds * Boyd * Bransford * Braun * Bristow * Brodie * Brooks * Brotherton * Brown * Bryan * Bryant * Burdett * Burnett * Burns * Burton * Cain * Calhoon * Camp * Campbell * Carico * Carpenter * Carrico * Carter * Cary * Castlen * Chambers * Chapman * Chatham * Childress * Christian * Clark * Clarke * Clayton * Clements * Cofer * Coffey * Cohen * Conley * Conway * Cook * Cooke * Coomes * Cooper * Cottrell * Courtney * Cox * Crabtree * Crane * Craycroft * Crigler * Crinnian * Crouse * Crow * Crumbaugh * Cruse * Crutcher * Cummins * Cundiff * Daly * Daniel * Darr * Daveiss * Daviess * Davis * Dawson * Day * De Vylder * Dean * Deane * Delker * Deters * Douthitt * Drury * Du Val * Dugan * Duncan * Dunlop * Dunn * Early * Edwards * Eger * Elliott * Ellis * English * Erwin * Evans * Fant * Faulkner * Ferrell * Field * Fisher * Floyd * Foote * Ford * Frayser * Frederick * Frey * Fulkerson * Fuqua * Gabel * Galloway * Gans * Gatewood * Gaw * Gill * Gilmore * Gipe * Glenn * Goode * Goodwin * Gordon * Gore * Graham * Graves * Gray * Gregory * Griffith * Guenther * Gullett * Gunther * Gutapfel (Goodapple) * Guthrie * Haeseley * Hafner * Hagan * Hager * Hagerman * Hale * Haley * Hall * Hambleton * Hamilton * Harbin * Harl * Harralson * Harris * Harrison * Hathway * Hawes * Hayden * Haynes * Hazel * Head * Heavrin * Hebard * Helmke * Hemingway * Hennig * Henning * Hewlett * Hickman * Higdon * Higgins * Hiks * Hill * Hindmarch * Hite * Hoard * Hobbs * Hodgkins * Holmes * Horn * Howard * Hunter * Husk * Iglehart * Jackson * Jamison * Johnson * Jolly * Jones * Karn * Kellem * Kelley * Kelly * Kennady * Kennedy * Kerrick * Kilgore * Kimbley * King * Kirk * Knott * Knox * Kollenberg * Krugar * Lacklin * Lambert * Lamping * Lancaster * Lanham * Lashbrook * Lea * Lee * Lehmann * Lehrberg * Leibfried * Lewis * Linton * Litsey * Little * Lloyd * Lockhart * Long * Lossie * Lostutter * Lucas * Lyddane * Maddux * Magruder * Marshall * Martain * Martin * Mattingly * May * McAtee * McBride * McCain * McCarty * McCormick * McCreery * McDaniel * McDonald * McFarland * McGehee * McHenry * McJohnston * McLean * McPherson * Medcalf * Merimee * Miller * Millett * Mills * Milne * Milton * Mitchell * Mobberly * Molloy * Monarch * Montgomery * Moore * Moorman * Moredock * Moreland * Morgan * Morris * Morrison * Moseley * Muffett * Mullican * Munday * Murphy * Nawz * Neel * Nelson * Nesbitt * Newman * Newsom * Newton * Noel * Nunn * O'Bryan * O'Flynn * Ogden * Orsburn * Osborne * Owen * Palmer * Parrish * Pate * Patrick * Patterson * Payne * Pendleton * Perkins * Perry * Pettit * Pierce * Porter * Pottinger * Powers * Priest * Purcell * Purdy * Queen * Ragsdale * Ramsey * Ray * Read * Reinhardt * Reno * Reynolds * Rhodes * Richardson * Riddle * Rightmeyer * Ritchey * Roberts * Robertson * Roby * Rock * Rodman * Rose * Rosenthal * Ross * Rothchild * Rowland * Ruby * Rudd * Rudy * Russell * Ryon * Sands * Sawyer * Schenk * Schwab * Schweikarth * Scobee * Scott * Shadwick * Shaw * Shobe * Shoemaker * Short * Shortell * Shouse * Shultz * Sieber * Simms * Sims * Skillman * Slack * Slaughter * Smeathers * Smith * Smothers * Solomon * Sosh * Speak * Spencer * Spilman * Springfield * Stephens * Stinnett * Stirman * Stockton * Stone * Stout * Stuart * Sweeney * Talbott * Tanner * Taylor * Tennes * Terrill * Tharp * Thixton * Thomas * Thompson * Thomson * Thruston * Tichenor * Todd * Tompkins * Tong * Trice * Triplett * Troutman * Trunnell * Turner * Turnham * Tyler * Vanover * Vowels * Walden * Walker * Wall * Waltrip * Wandling * Ward * Ware * Warren * Wathen * Watkins * Wayne * Webber * Weber * Weikel * Weill * Weir * Welden * Wells * Wheeler * Whitehead * Wile * Wilhite * Wilkerson * Wilkinson * Williams * Willkie * Wilson * Winkler * Winstead * Winston * Wolf * Wollmon * Wood * Woodson * Wootten * Wright * Yager * Yarbough * Yeaman * Yeiser * Yewell * Zulauf *
Daviess County is located in north west Kentucky and bordered by: Ohio County, Kentucky * Hancock County, Kentucky * McLean County, Kentucky * Henderson County, Kentucky * Spencer County, Indiana * and Warrick County, Indiana * (click on highlighted county names for a complete description)
Each of the two sections on this CD is in Adobe Acrobat pdf format and requires the free Acrobat Reader program to view. You probably already have this program on your computer but if not, a free copy of the program is included on the CD. Each of these books on CD is designed to look just like a regular book and is bookmarked to move easily and quickly from one section another. This CD was designed by, and is available exclusively from Hearthstone Legacy Publications.
Fully searchable - find any name or location instantly!
The cost for this CD containing both sections described above is only $9.95 plus shipping, or only $6.95 as a digital download. A large amount of history and genealogy information for very little cost! A truly fascinating view of Daviess County, Kentucky from its first settlement to 1883.
Shipping is only $1.95 for First Class Mail in the United States and Canada. If outside of the United States, please contact us for shipping costs. We accept checks, money orders and all major credit cards via the shopping cart, mail, or by phone at 816-204-7593.
FREE sample family biography
We will ship your order within 24 hours of receiving your payment (on first business day if received on weekend or holiday.) We will securely package and ship your order by First Class Mail and you will likely receive in just 2-3 days after ordering! We also offer this CD as a high speed internet download for only $6.95. Details here: Internet Downloads
How to order:
Both of the sections described above are included on one CD for $9.95 plus shipping. If you wish to pay by credit card, please use the shopping cart below (checkout goes to a secure server.) Credit card orders may also be placed by phone to Hearthstone Legacy Publications from 9 AM to 11 PM (Central Time Zone) Monday thru Saturday at 816-204-7593. If you wish to pay by check or money order, mail $11.90 ($9.95 for CD plus $1.95 shipping) to:
Hearthstone Legacy Publications
PO Box 1547
Joplin, MO 64802-1547
Since we offer many different county history and genealogy CDs, please be sure to specify that you wish to order the Daviess County, Kentucky History, Genealogy and Maps CD. If ordering more than one CD, the shipping cost is $1.95 for the first CD plus only 25 cents shipping for each additional CD purchased.
This CD is also available as a high speed internet download. SAVE $$: The download is only $6.95 ($3.00 less than the CD plus no shipping charges!) Please read important details here before ordering as a download: High Speed Download . Use the ADD TO CART button BELOW to order as a download:
To view a complete list of Kentucky County History and Genealogy CDs available, click here: Kentucky Counties
Wholesale rates are available. For details, click here: Wholesale Rates
This site features a growing collection of more than 375 Arkansas Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Massachusetts Missouri North Carolina Ohio Tennessee Texas County History and Genealogy titles. Click on the links above or the navigation buttons on the upper left sidebar to view other titles available. Click on the SEARCH tab to search our entire inventory.
* * * * *
Would you like to be notified of new publications, new features, upcoming genealogy conferences, plus exclusive special offers and promotions available only to our newsletter subscribers?
Subscribers to our FREE newsletter are always the first to know!
Do you enjoy History and Genealogy? Visit: The Lives of Our Ancestors
Do you like free? Check out the FREE genealogy and map resources at My Genealogy Hound
Send mail to
questions or comments about this web site.