Place:Clay, Kentucky, United States

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Clay County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. It was formed in 1807. As of 2010, the population was 21,730. Its name is in honor of Green Clay (1757–1826). Clay was a member of the Virginia and Kentucky State legislatures, first cousin once removed of Henry Clay, U.S. Senator from Kentucky and Secretary of State in the 19th century. Its county seat is Manchester.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1799 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1807 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1807 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1809 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1810 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1830 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1852 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1880 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1810 2,398
1820 4,393
1830 3,548
1840 4,607
1850 5,421
1860 6,652
1870 8,297
1880 10,222
1890 12,447
1900 15,364
1910 17,789
1920 19,795
1930 18,526
1940 23,901
1950 23,116
1960 20,748
1970 18,481
1980 22,752
1990 21,746

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External links

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