WSH: Patient Death Ledgers

Patient Deaths


Names in blue indicate patient burials in Western State Hospital Cemetery.


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⁘ Works Cited ⁘

  1. Western State Hospital (Hopkinsville, Kentucky). State Lunatic Asylum’s Patients Ledgers, 1820-1923. Record Group 0240, OCLC 907019095. Special Collections, Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Frankfort, KY.
  2. Kentucky. Kentucky Birth, Marriage and Death Records – Microfilm (1852-1910). Microfilm rolls #994027-994058. Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  3. Kentucky. Birth and Death Records: Covington, Lexington, Louisville, and Newport – Microfilm (before 1911). Microfilm rolls #7007125-7007131, 7011804-7011813, 7012974-7013570, 7015456-7015462. Kentucky Department for Libraries and
    Archives, Frankfort, Kentucky.
  4. Kentucky. Vital Statistics Original Death Certificates – Microfilm (1911-1964). Microfilm rolls #7016130-7041803. Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Frankfort, Kentucky.

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