Benjamin Stephens is Sheriff. His deputies are James N. Stephens and William R. Stephens.
- The Kentucky Legislature charters the Kentucky Baptist Education Society, leading to the founding of Georgetown College later in the year.
U.S. & World
- Andrew Jackson is inaugurated as the seventh U.S. President.
- Mexico abolishes slavery, but the Texas territory is exempted from abolition.
- Photographer Louis Daguerre accidentally finds that silver iodide is light-sensitive, and so invents the daguerreotype, one of the most commonly used forms of photography during the 19th century.
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