Harrison County, KY

HARRISON COUNTY, situated toward the northerly part of Kentucky, and traversed by Licking river. Area, 356 square miles. Soil generally very fertile. Seat of justice, Cynthiana. Pop. in 1810, 7,552; in 1820, 12,271; in 1830, 13,180; in 1840, 12,472; in 1850, 13,064. (Fanning's, 1853)
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Cynthiana, KY City or Town
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