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Breckinridge County was
formed from Hardin County after it was created by the
legislature on 13 Dec 1799. It was named for John
Breckinridge (1760-1806), Kentucky Attorney General,
Legislator, U.S. Senator, U.S. Attorney General.
Perry County, Indiana (northwest - across the Ohio River)
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