Lincoln County, Kentucky Genealogy Guide

Lincoln County, Kentucky (Map It) was created on June 30, 1780 as one of three original Kentucky counties. The county was named in honor of Benjamin Lincoln (1733–1810), Revolutionary War general . Learn More About State of Kentucky History

Lincoln County is bordered by Boyle County (northwest), Garrard County (northeast), Rockcastle County (east), Pulaski County (south), Casey County (west).

Lincoln County Cities and Towns include Crab Orchard, Eubank, Hustonville, Stanford.

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

Lincoln County, Kentucky Courthouse Records

Lincoln County, Kentucky Courthouse
Lincoln County, KY Courthouse

The Lincoln County Courthouse is located in Stanford, Kentucky. 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 Lincoln 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.

Lincoln County, Kentucky Census Records

Lincoln County, Kentucky Vital Records

Lincoln County, Kentucky Resources

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