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Professional Researchers List

​​The following individuals, who will perform research in Kentucky records for a fee, have requested that their names be placed on this list. When corresponding with one of these researchers enclose a legal size, self-addressed, stamped envelope. The staff of the Archival Services Branch does not recommend or discuss qualifications of these individuals. Research specialties are noted when available.

 

Naomi Prater Bailey

426 Powhatan Trail

Frankfort, Kentucky 40601-1624

502.695.3395

NayBail@aol.com

(Statewide Kentucky research)

 

Melissa Barker

584 Hwy 49

Tennessee Ridge, Tennessee 37178

931.721.3745

kaitysmom@peoplestel.net

http://www.freewebs.com/genealogyservices/

(Statewide Kentucky and Tennessee research)

 

Carolyn Wilson Dyer

143 Treetop Court

Georgetown, Kentucky 40324

859.619.5107

502.867.9881

cwdyer@roadrunner.com

(Eastern and Southeastern Kentucky)

 

Peggy Selby Galloway

P.O Box 2190

Danville, Kentucky 40423

859.236.0816

Mcgregor7@bellsouth.net

(Adair, Boyle, Casey, Green, Lincoln & Mercer Counties, Kentucky)

 

Sandra K. Gorin
205 Clements Ave.
Glasgow, Kentucky  42141
270-670-1313
sgorin@Glasgow-ky.com
http://www.gensoup.org/gorin/index.html

 

Roseann Hogan, Ph.D
Ancestry Research Services
510.412.6300 voice
510.412.0416 fax
Roseann.Hogan@AncestryResearchServices.com
http://www.ancestryresearchservices.com
(Statewide Kentucky Research)

 

Jenny Holly

641 Cardinal Lane
Lexington, Kentucky 40503
859.792.8490

jenny.m.holly@gmail.com

(Statewide Kentucky research)

 

Leslie Nash Huber

1120 Lily Bloom Way

LaGrange, Kentucky 40031

502.565.7408

ptsearch@bellsouth.net

(Carroll, Gallatin, Henry, Oldham, Shelby and Trimble Counties, Kentucky)

 

 Josh Jenkins

11825 Blue February Way
Columbia, MD  21044

 services@ancestorstalker.com

http://www.ancestorstalker.com

443.280.9785

(Statewide Kentucky Research, DNA, Native American, Federal Records, Locates, Family Trees and more)

 

Christopher Jones

4903 Ferrer Way

Louisville, Kentucky 40291

houseofjones1012@insightbb.com

(Specializing in Cumberland, Wayne, Knox, Pulaski, Russell and Barren counties in Kentucky and Tennessee statewide)

 

Anne H. Lee

622 Reed Drive

Frankfort, Kentucky 40601-4546

502.875.7796

Hunt4Roots@aol.com

(Statewide Kentucky research)

 

Yolanda Campbell Lifter

1920 Eva Lane
Malabar, Florida 32950-3219
321.223.5217

ylifter@ohiofamilyresearch.com

http://www.ohiofamilyresearch.com

(Statewide Kentucky research)

 

Marcia McCartt

16 W. Elm Street

Monroe, Ohio  45050

513.539.7406

blakatgal@aol.com

http://www.ancestorplace.com/

(Statewide Kentucky, Indiana, Ohio, Virginia, West Virginia, Tennessee research)

 

Gail Jackson Miller, CG

425 Midcrest Drive

Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101

270.781.1807

gailmiller@mindspring.com

(Statewide Kentucky and Tennessee research)​

 

Karen King Miller

3345 Boston Road
Lexington, Kentucky 40503
813.753.4569
karenkingmiller@gmail.com
(Statewide Kentucky research)

 

Philip Murphy

1499 Ferndale Road
Liberty, Kentucky 42539

606.787.8237

brokentrailsancestry@live.com

(Statewide Kentucky research)

 

Denyce Peyton

P.O. Box 40894

Cincinnati, Ohio  45240-0894

513.404.3790

wrpresearch@gmail.com

(All counties in Kentucky; onsite research conducted regularly at Kentucky Dept for Libraries and Archives and Kentucky Historical Society)

 

Cheryl Proctor

570 Franklin St.

Corydon, Indiana 47112

812.267.7560

cmproctor1@verizon.net

(Jefferson, Grayson, Meade, and Hart Counties, Kentucky)

 

Vanessa Davis Short
118 Elaine Court
Elkton, Kentucky 42220
(270) 265-0547
VanessaShort@mediacombb.net
(Christian, Logan & Todd Counties, Kentucky,Montgomery County, Tennessee, and
Twentieth Century Research)

 

Cohen Swiney
CS Genealogy Services, LLC
266 Bourbon Acres Road
Paris, Kentucky 40361
1.888.353.1758

cswiney@csgenealogyservices.com
http://www.csgenealogyservices.com
(Primarily Central and Eastern Kentucky)

 

Shelby A. Williams

1025 Lakeside Drive
Lancaster, Kentucky 40444-8941
859.792.8490

ShelbyW@ShelbyAWilliams.com

http://www.shelbyawilliams.com

(Statewide Kentucky research)

 

Bill Utterback, CG

P.O. Box 51796

Amarillo, Texas 79159-1796

806.355.4448

billco@arn.net

(Ballard, Calloway, Carlisle, Fulton, Graves, Hickman, Marshall, and McCracken Counties, Kentucky) 

 

 

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