Oldham County, Kentucky Genealogy Guide

Oldham County, Kentucky (Map It) was created on December 15, 1823 from Henry County, Shelby County and Jefferson County. The county was named in honor of William Oldham (1753–1791), Revolutionary War colonel . Learn More About State of Kentucky History

Oldham County is bordered by Clark County, Indiana (northwest), Trimble County (northeast), Henry County (east), Shelby County (southeast), Jefferson County (southwest).

Oldham County Cities and Towns include Buckner, Crestwood, Goshen, La Grange, Orchard Grass Hills, Park Lake, Pewee Valley, River Bluff, Centerfield.

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

Oldham County, Kentucky Courthouse Records

Oldham County, Kentucky Courthouse
Oldham County, KY Courthouse

The Oldham County Courthouse is located in La Grange, Kentucky. A courthouse fire occurred in 1873. 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 Oldham 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.

Oldham County, Kentucky Census Records

Oldham County, Kentucky Vital Records

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