Place:Crittenden, Kentucky, United States

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NameCrittenden
Alt namesCrittendensource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates37.333°N 88.083°W
Located inKentucky, United States     (1842 - )
See alsoLivingston, Kentucky, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
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Crittenden County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky.It was formed in 1842. As of 2010, the population was 9,315. Its county seat is Marion. The county is named for John J. Crittenden, senator and future Governor of Kentucky. Generally pro-Confederate during the American Civil War, both armies passed through the county repeatedly and several skirmishes took place. The county court house was burned by guerrillas in 1865, during the last months of the war. It is a prohibition or dry county.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1833 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1842 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1842 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1842 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1842 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1850 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1850 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1852 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1850 6,351
1860 8,796
1870 9,381
1880 11,688
1890 13,119
1900 15,191
1910 13,296
1920 13,125
1930 11,931
1940 12,115
1950 10,818
1960 8,648
1970 8,493
1980 9,207
1990 9,196

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