Campbell County, Kentucky Genealogy Guide

Campbell County, Kentucky (Map It) was created on December 17, 1794 from Harrison County, Mason County and Scott County. The county was named in honor of John Campbell (1735–1799), Revolutionary War colonel . Learn More About State of Kentucky History

Campbell County is bordered by Hamilton County, Ohio (north), Clermont County, Ohio (east), Pendleton County (south), Kenton County (west).

Campbell County Cities and Towns include Alexandria, Bellevue, California, Claryville, Cold Spring, Crestview, Dayton, Fort Thomas, Highland Heights, Melbourne, Mentor, Newport, Silver Grove, Southgate, Wilder, Woodlawn.

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

Campbell County, Kentucky Courthouse Records

Campbell County, Kentucky Courthouse
Campbell County, KY Courthouse

The Campbell County Courthouse is located in Alexandria, Kentucky and Newport, Kentucky.The Courthouse records may be in two different locations depending on the location of the county seat at the time. Both Newport (present county seat) and Alexandria should be searched, and there may be some overlap. 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 Campbell 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.

Campbell County, Kentucky Census Records

Campbell County, Kentucky Vital Records

Campbell County, Kentucky Resources

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