Place:Taylor, Kentucky, United States

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NameTaylor
Alt namesTaylorsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates37.35°N 85.35°W
Located inKentucky, United States     (1848 - )
See alsoGreen, Kentucky, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
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Taylor County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of 2010, the population was 24,512. Its county seat is Campbellsville. Taylor County was established in 1848. It was named for General Zachary Taylor, who would later serve as President of the United States from 1849 to 1850. Taylor is a moist county in that selected restaurants can serve alcoholic beverages.

The Campbellsville Micropolitan Statistical Area includes all of Taylor County. It is represented in the Kentucky House of Representatives by the Republican John "Bam" Carney, an educator. Carney in 2009 succeeded fellow Republican Russ Mobley, a retired associate professor of theatre arts at Campbellsville University, in the position.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1848 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1848 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1848 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1848 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1848 Probate 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 7,250
1860 7,481
1870 8,226
1880 9,259
1890 9,353
1900 11,075
1910 11,961
1920 12,236
1930 12,047
1940 13,556
1950 14,403
1960 16,285
1970 17,138
1980 21,178
1990 21,146

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External links

www.rootsweb.com/usgenweb/ky/taylor/taylor.html


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