Welcome to Pendleton County, KY
History and Genealogy
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Founded in 1799
The County was named after Edmund Pendleton
(1721-1803), a longtime member of the Virginia
House of Burgesses (1752-74), the Continental
Congress and chief justice of Virginia.
The city of Butler was established around 1852
when the Kentucky Central Railroad was built
through the area. The city was named for
William O. Butler, U.S. congressman from the
area (1839-43), when it was incorporated on
February 1, 1868.
The county seat is Falmouth
Cities and Towns
* Butler * De Mossville * Falmouth *
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