Place:Perry, Kentucky, United States

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Perry County, founded in 1821, is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of 2010, the population was 28,712. Its county seat is Hazard. The county is named for Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, a naval hero in the War of 1812.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1821 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1821 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1821 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1830 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1831 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1852 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1890 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1901 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
1830 3,330
1840 3,089
1850 3,092
1860 3,950
1870 4,274
1880 5,607
1890 6,331
1900 8,276
1910 11,255
1920 26,042
1930 42,186
1940 47,828
1950 46,566
1960 34,961
1970 25,714
1980 33,763
1990 30,283

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External links

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