Bracken County, KY

BRACKEN COUNTY, situated on the northern boundary of Kentucky river, between Ohio and Licken rivers. Area, 220 square miles. Seat of justice, Augusta. Pop. in 1820, 5,280; in 1830, 6,518; in 1840, 7,053; in 1850, 8,903. (Fanning's, 1853)

Place Unit Type
Containing Unit
Birthplace of
Name Type
Augusta, KY City or Town
Germantown, KY City or Town
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