Wolfe County, Kentucky Genealogy Guide2016-06-27T18:26:10+00:00

Wolfe County, Kentucky Genealogy Guide

Wolfe County, Kentucky (Map It) was created on March 5, 1860 from Owsley County, Breathitt County, Powell County and Morgan County. The county was named in honor of Nathaniel Wolfe (1808–1865), member of the Kentucky General Assembly. Learn More About State of Kentucky History

Wolfe County is bordered by Menifee County (north), Morgan County (northeast), Magoffin County (east), Breathitt County (southeast), Lee County (southwest), Powell County (northwest).

Wolfe County Cities and Towns include Bethany, Campton, Hazel Green, Lee City, Pine Ridge, Trent, Bear Pin, Mary Flatt road.

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

Wolfe County, Kentucky Courthouse Records

Wolfe County, Kentucky Courthouse
Wolfe County, KY Courthouse

The Wolfe County Courthouse is located in Campton, Kentucky. Records were lost in courthouse fires in 1886 and 1913. 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 Wolfe 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.

Wolfe County, Kentucky Census Records

Wolfe County, Kentucky Vital Records

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