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John HarrodAge: 60 years17751835

Name
John Harrod
Given names
John
Surname
Harrod
Birth about 1775
Kentucky County, Virginia Formed December 31, 1776 (Age 23 months)

Note: Kentucky County (then alternately spelled Kentucke County) was formed by the Commonwealth of Virginia by dividing Fincastle County, VA. into three new counties: Kentucky, Washington, and Montgomery, effective December 31, 1776. During the three and one-half years of Kentucky County's existence, its seat of government was Harrodstown (then also known as Oldtown, later renamed Harrodsburg).
Articles of Confederation November 17, 1777 (Age 2 years)

Note: The Continental Congress submitted the Articles of Confederation to the states for ratification. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Articles_of_Confederation
Birth of a brotherBenjamin Harrod
about 1778 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherRichard J Harrod
about 1779 (Age 4 years)
Kentucky County, Virginia Abolished June 30, 1780 (Age 5 years)

Note: Kentucky County was abolished on June 30, 1780, when it was divided into Fayette, Jefferson, and Lincoln counties of Virginia.[1] These later petitioned together to separate from Virginia, which was approved by the Virginia House of Delegates.
Kentucky Becomes 15th State June 25, 1792 (Age 17 years)

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Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed June 25, 1792 (Age 17 years)

Note: Lincoln was one of the original three counties formed out of Virginia's Kentucky County. (The other two were Fayette and Jefferson counties.) These three were separated from Virginia to create the Commonwealth of Kentucky in 1792.
George Washington Relected December 5, 1792 (Age 17 years)

Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
Knox County, Kentucky Formed December 19, 1799 (Age 24 years)

Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
Rockcastle County, Kentucky Formed January 8, 1810 (Age 35 years)

Note: Rockcastle County was officially formed on January 8, 1810. Losing counties were Lincoln, Pulaski, Madison and Knox counties.
New Madrid Earthquake December 16, 1811 (Age 36 years)

Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Madrid_earthquake)
Birth of a brotherMoses Harrod Jr
about 1815 (Age 40 years)
Harlan County, Kentucky Formed January 28, 1819 (Age 44 years)

Note: Harlan County was officially formed on January 28, 1819. Losing counties were Knox County.
Death about 1835 (Age 60 years)
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