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Christian County, Kentucky

Christian County Photo

Photo: E. H. Higgins House, ca. 1920, 1530 East 7th Street, Hopkinsville, KY. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984. Photographed by User:Nyttend (own work), 2014, [cc0-by-1.0 (creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/deed.en], via Wikimedia Commons, accessed February, 2017.


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Christian County clerk's office is located at 511 South Main Street, Hopkinsville, KY 42240; phone: 270-887-4105.

Founded in 1797, Christian County is the birthplace of Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederate States from 1862 to 1865. The county is name for Revolutionary War veteran, Colonel William Christian [1743-1786].

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