Chronicles of Boone County

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1831

1831

* 1830 * 1831 * 1832 * 1833 * 1834 * 1835 * 1836 * 1837 * 1838 * 1839

Thomas Connelly becomes the County Sheriff.

Events

Boone County

Kentucky

  • Henry Clay is elected to the U.S. Senate.

U.S. & World

  • Nat Turner's slave rebellion leads to 55 executions in Virginia and the murder of nearly 200 African-Americans.
  • Cyrus McCormick demonstrates an early version of his famous mechanical reaper, which will revolutionize American agriculture.
  • Young naturalist Charles Darwin journeys to the Galapagos Islands.

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1831.txt · Last modified: 2014/09/29 17:23 by jgregory