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Edmonson County, Kentucky

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Edmonson County was established on January 12, 1825. The county was formed in 1825 and named for Captain John "Jack" Edmonson (1764–1813), who was killed at the Battle of Frenchtown during the War of 1812. This is a dry county where the sale of alcohol is prohibited.

Adjacent County


  • Asphalt
  • Bee Spring
  • Big Reedy
  • Brownsville (County Seat)
  • Cedar Spring
  • Chalybeate Springs
  • Huff
  • Lincoln
  • Lindseyville
  • Mammoth Cave
  • Pig
  • Rhoda
  • Rocky Hill
  • Roundhill (part)
  • Sunfish
  • Sweeden
  • Windyville



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