Photo: Benjamin F. Turley House, ca. 1865, Kentucky Route 35, Sparta, KY. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979. Photographed by User:Nyttend (own work), 2013, [cc0-by-1.0 (creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/deed.en], via Wikimedia Commons, accessed October, 2015.
Gallatin County administrative offices are located at 200 Washington Street, Warsaw, KY 41095; phone: 859-567-5691.
Gallatin was created in 1798 from parts of Franklin and Shelby counties. The county is named for Albert Gallatin [1761-1849]. Gallatin served as U.S. Treasury Secretary from 1801-1814.