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Jefferson County, KY

Jefferson County, Kentucky, 1857
JEFFERSON COUNTY, situated in the northerly part of Kentucky, on Ohio river. Area, 504 square miles. Face of the country undulating; soil rich. Seat of justice, Louisville. Pop. in 1810, 13,399; in 1820, 20,768; in 1830 23,979; in 1840. 36,346; in 1850, 59,829. (Fanning's, 1853)


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