Kenton County, KY

KENTON COUNTY, situated on the northerly boundary of Kentucky, on Ohio river. Area, 150 square miles. Seat of justice, Independence. Pop. in 1840, 7,816; in 1850, 17,038. (Fanning's, 1853)
Place Unit Type
Containing Unit
Name Type
Covington, KY City or Town
Fort Mitchell, KY City or Town
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