Henry County Cities & Towns

Transcribed from the 1881-82 Kentucky State Gazetteer and Business Directory, Vol. III

Reynolds Historical Genealogy Collection

Allen County Public Library, 900 Webster Street, Fort Wayne, IN 46801

Published by R. L. Polk & Co. and A. C. Danser


A landing on the Kentucky river and village in Henry county, 15 miles east of New Castle, the county seat and nearest banking location. Pleasureville, on the L. C. & L. Ry is the nearest railroad approach. This would prove desirable location for a flour and grist mill. Tobacco and grain form the shipments and price of land ranges from $10 to $50 per acre. Population 225. Mail tri-weekly. L. A. Owen, postmaster.

Business Directory

Abraham & Son, dry goods

Barr W. H., physician

Barr & Owen, druggists

Baugh Geo., blacksmith

Douthit & Sarlls, druggists

Downs Wm., hotel and saloon

Edwards F. M., blacksmith

Lawrence G. W., dry goods

Owens, L. D., teacher

Sewell John W., blacksmith

Storkin Jas. P., hotel and saloon

Streets D. R., wagon maker

Vest Henry, saloon

Von Foringer A., boor and shoemaker

Winter Rev. W. H.