Hamilton (Ky.)



Hamilton (Ky.)

Alternate name

Hamilton Landing (Ky.)
Hamilton's Landing (Ky.)
Landing (Ky.)


Though no longer in existence, Hamilton was once the largest town in the Big Bone area. Established in 1835, the town was originally named 'Landing.' The plat was laid out by Joel Hamilton and George McGlasson.
The town was eventually renamed 'Hamilton' in honor of Joel Hamilton.

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USGS GNIS Feature ID: 508167

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Hamilton School Building (Hamilton, Ky.) Political division Location
Huff House (Hamilton, Ky.) Political division Location
Place of Death
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Wilson, Kate Place of death Person
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Anderson, William W. Resided in Person