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Breathitt County, KY

Breathitt County, Kentucky, 1857

BREATHITT COUNTY, situated in the east part of Kentucky, and traversed by the north fork of Kentucky river. Area, 700 square miles. Seat of justice, Breathitt. Pop in 1840, 2,195; in 1850, 3,785. (Fanning's, 1853)


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