An Evolution of Pike County, Kentucky

1720 - Spotsylvania County, Virginia

1734 - Orange County, Virginia

1738 - Augusta County, Virginia

1770-1772 - Bottetourte County, Virginia

1772-1776 - Fincastle County, Virginia

1776-1780 - Kentucky County, Virginia

1780-1781 - Fayette County, Virginia

1781-1787 - Bourbon County, Virginia

1787-1791 - Mason County, Virginia

1792-1800 - Mason County, Kentucky

The Commonwealth of Kentucky became the 15th state in 1792.

See a color map of Eastern Kentucky counties in 1865 here.

See a slide show of Kentucky County development from 1776 to 1888 Here.

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