Welcome to Johnson County, KY
History and Genealogy
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In 1843, Johnson County
Named for Richard Mentor Johnson, War of 1812 general,
United States Representative, Senator, and Vice President of the United States.
County Seat is: Paintsville
Ii is in the Eastern Coal Field region.
County established from parts of Lawrence, Floyd & Magoffin counties.
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Laurel Hills Cemetery Photos;
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