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; they contain handwritten entries. 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 July 14, 2024,

Last modified: 2021-02-05 18:37:22