Kenton County Courthouse
Architect - KZY Design
Photo: Robert Deering 8/20/2012
1840 Courthouse in Independence
1899 Courthouse in Independence
1911 Courthouse in Covington
COUNTY NAMED FOR:
Simon Kenton, a notable frontiersman in the early history of the state.
Kenton is one of two Kentucky counties that has two county seats; Covington and Independence.
COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR:
General Leonard Covington, an American officer who once trained troops in the area and was killed in the War of 1812.
1999 Modern courthouse.