Welcome to Hart County, KY
History and Genealogy
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Formed in 1819.
The county is named
for Captain Nathaniel G.T. Hart, a Kentucky
militia officer in the War of 1812 who was
wounded at the Battle of Frenchtown and died
in the Massacre of the River Raisin. The
Battle of Munfordville, a Confederate
victory, was fought in the county in 1862,
during the American Civil War.
Its county seat is Munfordville.
Hardyville - Horse Cave - Munfordville
-Rowletts - Uno - Canmer - Monroe - Cub Run
- Priceville - Legrande