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Welcome to Harlan County, KY
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Formed in 1819 from a part of Knox County. It is named after Silas Harlan.
The County Seat is Harlan.

* Benham * Cumberland * Evarts * Harlan * Loyall
* Lynch * Wallins Creek

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Harlan Co Early Births; 1883 Pensioners;

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