Fayette County, Kentucky, History of.
By: J.H. Battle & Robert Peter, MD, Pub. 1882, Reprinted 2017, 856 pages, hard cover, NEW INDEX, ISBN #0-89308-163-9.
Fayette County was created in 1780 as one of the first three counties form by the Virginia Legislature in Kentucky Territory. This book is probably one of the MOST sought after books on Kentucky History/Genealogy. It is the definitive history on Fayette County, KY. and the city of Lexington. The NEW FULL NAME INDEX that was produced for this volume mentions approximately 12,000 individuals.