Bath County, Kentucky Genealogy Guide

Bath County, Kentucky (Map It) was created on January 15, 1811 from Montgomery County. The county was named for the Medicinal springs located within the county. Learn More About State of Kentucky History

Bath County is bordered by Fleming County (north), Rowan County (east), Menifee County (southeast), Montgomery County (southwest), Bourbon County (west), Nicholas County (northwest).

Bath County Cities and Towns include Owingsville, Salt Lick, Sharpsburg.

A Map of Bath County, Kentucky contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Bath County, Kentucky Courthouse Records

Bath County, Kentucky Courthouse
Bath County, KY Courthouse

The Bath County Courthouse is located in Owingsville, Kentucky. No records seem to have been lost in a courthouse fire on 21 May 1864. Learn More About State of Kentucky Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH.  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Bath county. The date listed for each category of record is usually the earliest registration filed. The earliest date does not indicate that there are numerous records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually registered.

Bath County, Kentucky Census Records

Bath County, Kentucky Vital Records

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