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Kentucky Genealogy and History

Welcome to Ohio County, KY

History and Genealogy
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Kentucky Genealogy Trails
a part of Genealogy Trails
Volunteers Dedicated to Free Genealogy

Formed in 1799
The county is named for the Ohio River, which originally formed its northern boundary.
Of the 120 counties in Kentucky, it is the fifth largest
Its county seat is Hartford.

Cities and Towns

* Baizetown * Beaver Dam * Centertown * Cool Springs * Cromwell * Dundee
* Echols * Fordsville * Hartford * Magan * Horse Branch * McHenry
* Pleasant Ridge * Prentiss * Rockport * Rosine

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Surrounding Counties

Daviess - Grayson - Breckinridge - Hancock - McLean - Muhlenberg - Butler

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