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Jefferson County, Kentucky

Foundation: 1780

Location38.2527° N, 85.7585° W

 

Information: One of three original counties of Kentucky. County seat at Louisville, Kentucky. Located on the Ohio River.

 

Citation: George H. Yater, "Jefferson County" in The Kentucky Encyclopedia, ed. John E. Kleber (Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1992), 464-67.