Kentucky Atlas and Gazetteer

Lewisburg, Kentucky
Lewisburg, Kentucky

Lewisburg, or Lewisburgh, was a Muhlenberg county community on the Green River near the end of what is now KY 277 about seven miles north of Greenville. It was established in the early nineteenth century by Lewis Kincheloe and was known as Lewisburg or Kincheloes or Kinchloe Bluff. The Lewisburgh post office opened in 1805 and moved to nearby South Carrollton in 1848.

There are, or were, also Lewisburg in Logan county, Lewisburg in Mason county, Lewisburg in McCracken county, and Lewisburg in Todd county.


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