Place:Fayette, Indiana, United States

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Fayette County is a county located in the U.S. state of Indiana. As of 2010, the population was 24,277. The county seat is Connersville.

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History

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Fayette County was formed in 1819. It was named for the Marquis de la Fayette, a French hero of the Revolutionary War.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1816 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1819 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1819 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1819 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1819 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1820 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1830 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1883 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
1820 5,950
1830 9,112
1840 9,837
1850 10,217
1860 10,225
1870 10,476
1880 11,394
1890 12,630
1900 13,495
1910 14,415
1920 17,142
1930 19,243
1940 19,411
1950 23,391
1960 24,454
1970 26,216
1980 28,272
1990 26,015

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External links

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