Wolfe County, 1860

Wolfe County, 1860 (HM1EIK)

Location: Campton, KY 41301 Wolfe County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 44.101', W 83° 32.837'

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Formed from parts of Breathitt, Morgan, Owsley, Powell counties. It was the 110th created.

Named for Nathaniel Wolfe, 1810-65, a native of Virginia, reported to be first graduate of the University of Virginia. In Kentucky, he was Commonwealth's Attorney for Jefferson County for 13 years, 1839-52. Member of State legislature, 1853-55, 1859-63.
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HM NumberHM1EIK
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
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Marker Number1256
Year Placed1969
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society-Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 3:11am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 275534 N 4179470
Decimal Degrees37.73501667, -83.54728333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 44.101', W 83° 32.837'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 44' 6.06" N, 83° 32' 50.22" W
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Area Code(s)606
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4300 Court St, Campton KY 41301, US
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