Jefferson County

Jefferson County (HM1Z04)

Location: Louisville, KY 40202 Jefferson County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 15.254', W 85° 45.554'

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One of three original counties formed when Kentucky Co.,Virginia, was divided by Va. Act in 1780. Other 2 counties were Lincoln and Fayette. Jefferson included 19 present-day counties; parts of 11 others. By 1811 reduced to present noundaries. Named for Thomas Jefferson, then governor of Va.;author Declaration of Independence; third U.S. President, 1801-1809.
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HM NumberHM1Z04
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
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Year Placed1972
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society · Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, June 18th, 2017 at 9:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 608560 N 4234751
Decimal Degrees38.25423333, -85.75923333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 15.254', W 85° 45.554'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 15' 15.24" N, 85° 45' 33.24" W
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Area Code(s)502
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 527 W Jefferson St, Louisville KY 40202, US
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