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1879 BARBOURVILLE KENTUCKY CITY DIRECTORY:

BARBOURVILLE- This Villiage the county of seat of Knox
County. It is on the Cumberland River-40 miles from 
Livingston, on the Knoxville Branch of L & G SRR, it's
nearest shipping point, and 185 miles from Louisville. 
Here are a saw and grist mill driven by water power. A
select school and 2 churches. Methodist & Christian.
Population: 450, daily mail.

James GIBSON, Post master
Hon ADAMS GM (Judge?)
WB ANDERSON, Store & Hotel
GP BAIN, Blacksmith
George R BARTON,  blacksmith & town marshall
JN BAUGHMAN, Psychian
Jas D BLACK, Lawyer
JM BOLTEN, Blacksmith
John A BLACK, General Store
Mrs MS COSTELLO, General Store
AY CULTON, Notary Public
John H DAVIS, Lawyer
John DISHMAN, Lawyer
JM DISHMAN, Doctor
Green ELLIOTT, Druggist
Jas T GIBSON, General Store
John G EVE, Lawyer
Harbin EVE, CC Blacksmith
HB HENDERSON, Druggist
OP ANDERSON, Doctor
HH HUNTER, Circuit Court Clerk
FB McCLARY, Lawyer
JWP MASSEY, School Teacher
Joseph & Son MILLER, General Store
JF MILLER, Jailor
GM PARROTT, Saloon
TJ PITZER, Confectioner
WJ PUGH, Cabinet Maker
John WC REEDER, Blacksmith
JH SMITH, Boot and shoemaker
James H Tinsley, Lawyer
HK WILSON, Cabinet Maker
John H WILSON, Lawyer
JT WILSON, Saloon
Thomas J WYATT, Clerk County Court

     

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