Chronicles of Boone County

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1803

1803

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Archibald Huston is sworn in as Sheriff.

William Monteague, William Sebree, Archelaus Alloway, Uriel Sebree and John Hall are Justices of the Peace.

Events

Boone County

Kentucky

  • The Newport Barracks is established in Campbell County to supply soldiers for the Indian Wars.

U.S. & World

  • Ohio enters the Union as a free state.
  • President Thomas Jefferson purchases the Louisiana Territory from Napoleon, effectively doubling the size of the United States.
  • The Supreme Court of the United States in Marbury v. Madison declares a law unconstitutional for the first time and establishes the principle of judical review.
1803.txt · Last modified: 2012/02/27 14:40 by jgregory