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Logan County Archives and Genealogical Society

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Very helpful and informative

Very interesting place. The ladies that were volunteering there were so nice and helpful. I've been... read more

Reviewed November 2, 2017
Tim F
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West Allis, Wisconsin
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Researching family history for the celebrating of the county 200 years. This archives has so much... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2017
KarenA577
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Russellville, Kentucky
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Nov 2, 2017
“Very helpful and informative”
Aug 8, 2017
“Research”
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The front of our building is a two-story red brick structure that once served as the jailer's residence. The rear of our building is a grey stone block jail with three very high windows that face west and east. We are located across from the local...more
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278 W 4th St, intersection of Owen and West 4th Street, Russellville, KY 42276-1321
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Reviewed November 2, 2017

Very interesting place. The ladies that were volunteering there were so nice and helpful. I've been searching for info on my family for years. They had the most information, for my Family anyway, than I have ever found. Great history there. Highly recommend. Especially if...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2017

Researching family history for the celebrating of the county 200 years. This archives has so much information for a person family! They are so kind and helpful!!

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Reviewed September 12, 2016

The Logan County Archives is located in the Old Logan County Jail. There are still jail cells upstairs and they are very small. It's rather interesting. Makes you wonder who may have been held behind those bars way back in the day.

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Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

The drive, or stroll, through the Historic District, is a great treat. I've cherished this city's historical saga, as well as their restored & maintained homes, buildings, & public square. Monuments abound, to tell the story of the locations & architecture of "SAVANNAH of Kentucky"...More

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Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

This is a great place to find records for your family's history. Workers are very friendly and more than willing to help with any questions you may have.More

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Logan County Ge... S, office clerk at Logan County Archives and Genealogical Society, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2015

Yes, we have a large amount of information that dates back to 1792 in which we can search to find the clues you need to hopefully make that connection you are hunting for. Without a courthouse fire, we have all of our marriages, deeds and...More

Reviewed September 28, 2015

Our family has roots in Russellville and gathered together there to compare notes, see what family homes might still be standing, and see if we could find out anything new. We contacted the Logan County Genealogical Society in advance to ask a few questions. Were...More

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Logan County Ge... S, office clerk at Logan County Archives and Genealogical Society, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2015

We were delighted to have your group spend time with us! Our small staff of volunteers have a combined 70 or more years of research experience. We have assisted researchers from Hawaii to Connecticut in locating, or eliminating, that elusive ancestor. We utilize social media...More

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