Formed 19 Feb 1810, 406 square miles
Parent counties: Ross and Highland
Evolution of county from date of formation until it assumed its final form
1 Mar 1810: Erected and organized
Fayette County's first county seat was located in Bloomingburg in 1810. In 1812 it moved to Washington Court House.
Federal Population schedules extant from 1820-1940. (1890 missing)
1820 Manufacturers; 1850 Agricultural; 1850 Industry; 1860 Agricultural; 1860 Mortality; 1870 Industry; 1880 Agricultural; 1880 Industry; 1880 Mortality
Jana Broglin, CG, OGSF