Caldwell County, Kentucky

The county seat is Princeton. The county was formed in 1809 from Livingston County, Kentucky. Prior to that it had been part of Christian, Logan and Lincoln Counties.


Caldwell County Courthouse
100 East Market Street, Room 3
Princeton, KY 42445-1675
Phone: 270-365-6754
Caldwell County Website

There was a courthouse fire on 15 Dec 1864 that destroyed some records.

County Court Clerk Toni Watson
100 East Market Street
Princeton, KY 42445
270-365-6754 – Office
270-365-7447 Fax

Religious Organizations

Some cemetery and church information is located at this website.


George Coon Public Library

114 South Harrison Street | P.O. Box 230 | Princeton, KY 42445
Phone: 270-365-2884 | FAX: 270-365-2892

This library has a genealogy center that boasts one of the largest collections of family history information in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.


Caldwell County
Genealogy Society
P. O. Box 51
Princeton, Ky., 42445

The Caldwell County, Ky.
Historical Society

P.O. Box 1    Princeton, Ky., 42445

Caldwell County, Kentucky

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