Place:Elliott, Kentucky, United States

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Elliott County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. It was formed in 1869. As of 2010, the population is 7,852. Its county seat is Sandy Hook, Kentucky. The county is named for John Milton Elliott, U.S. Congressman; Confederate Justice of the Kentucky Court of Appeals. In regard to alcohol sales, Elliott County is a dry county, meaning the sale of alcoholic beverages is prohibited everywhere in the county.

It was formed on April 1, 1869, from parts of Morgan, Lawrence, and Carter counties.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1869 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1869 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1870 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1870 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1874 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1874 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1958 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1966 Probate 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
1870 4,433
1880 6,567
1890 9,214
1900 10,387
1910 9,814
1920 8,887
1930 7,571
1940 8,713
1950 7,085
1960 6,330
1970 5,933
1980 6,908
1990 6,455

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