From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Colored Marriage Books, Trimble County, KY

The Colored Marriage Books in Trimble County, KY, were found in the Bedford Courthouse, and the entries are handwritten. Included with the marriages are declarations of living together, a consent letter, and an affidavit. A groom and bride index is available online via The Kentucky GenWeb Project.

Kentucky County & Region

Read about Trimble County, Kentucky in Wikipedia.

Kentucky Place (Town or City)

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Cite This NKAA Entry:

“Colored Marriage Books, Trimble County, KY,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed December 1, 2020,

Last modified: 2019-04-04 18:11:39