RUSSELL COUNTY, situated in the south part of Kentucky, and traversed by Cumberland river. Area, 260 square miles. Seat of justice, Jamestown. Pop. in 1810, 3,879; in 1840, 4,238; in 1850, 5,349.
Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States.... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 316.
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