Monroe, Kentucky

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Monroe is an unincorporated community in Hart County, Kentucky, in the United States. [1]

History

A post office called Monroe was established in 1878, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1919. [2] The community was named for President James Monroe. [3]

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References

  1. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Monroe, Kentucky
  2. "Hart County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 11 January 2015.
  3. Collins, Lewis (1877). History of Kentucky. p. 332.

Coordinates: 37°13′56″N85°41′52″W / 37.23222°N 85.69778°W / 37.23222; -85.69778