Hart County, Kentucky Genealogy Guide

Hart County, Kentucky (Map It) was created on January 28, 1819 from Hardin County and Barren County. The county was named in honor of Nathaniel G. S. Hart (1784–1813), army major and lawyer captured at the Battle of Frenchtown. Learn More About State of Kentucky History

Hart County is bordered by Hardin County (north), LaRue County (northeast), Green County (east), Metcalfe County (southeast), Barren County (south), Edmonson County (southwest), Grayson County (northwest).

Hart County Cities and Towns include Bonnieville, Hardyville, Horse Cave, Munfordville, Rowletts, Uno.

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

Hart County, Kentucky Courthouse Records

Hart County, Kentucky Courthouse
Hart County, KY Courthouse

The Hart County Courthouse is located in Munfordville, Kentucky. Some records were lost in a courthouse fire on 3 Jan 1928. 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 Hart 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.

Hart County, Kentucky Census Records

Hart County, Kentucky Vital Records

Hart County, Kentucky Resources

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