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Fayette County burnt records
University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40506
Arrangement is approximately chronological.
Collection is open for research.
[Identification of item], Fayette County burnt records, 1794-1803, 1F53M-111, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.
4 reels of microfilm (8 volumes)
These are microfilm copies of manuscript certified copies made of Fayette county records which remained after a fire destroyed the offices of the quarter sessions court and the county court in 1803. The copies were certified as accurate in 1821 by commissioners appointed for the purpose. The eight volumes contain deeds, orders, indentures, and other legal documents. The final volume contains an index to all eight volumes.