Shelby County, KY

SHELBY COUNTY, situated in the northerly part of Kentucky. Area, 442 square miles. Face of the country, uneven; soil, rich. Seat of justice, Shelbyville. Pop. in 1810, 14,778; in 1820, 21,047; in 1830, 19,030; in 1840, 17,768; in 1850, 17,095. (Fanning's, 1853)
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    Shelbyville, KY City or Town
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