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 ==== Boone County ==== ==== Boone County ====
   * A committee is appointed by the Boone [[County Court]] to mark the best route from the [[courthouse]] to the salt works on [[mud lick creek|Mud Lick]] and from thence to Eagle Creek.   * A committee is appointed by the Boone [[County Court]] to mark the best route from the [[courthouse]] to the salt works on [[mud lick creek|Mud Lick]] and from thence to Eagle Creek.
-  * The first [[distilleries|distillery]] in [[Boone County]] is established by [[Archibald Reid]].+  * The first distillery in [[Boone County]] is established by [[Archibald Reid]].
   * On the 20th of October, 1800, Robert Johnson and [[john hawkins craig|John H. Craig]] were given approval by the [[County Court]] to establish a town on their lands on the waters of Woolper’s Creek at the place fixed on for the seat of Justice. "A town is established on the lands of Robert Johnson and John H. Craig to be called and known by the name of Wilmington"​. (Order Book A, page 22) October 1800. (Plat of town is in Deed Book A, page 123 - 74 acres) This is the legal incorporation of [[Burlington]],​ as the Counties had power under state law to establish towns within their boundaries.   * On the 20th of October, 1800, Robert Johnson and [[john hawkins craig|John H. Craig]] were given approval by the [[County Court]] to establish a town on their lands on the waters of Woolper’s Creek at the place fixed on for the seat of Justice. "A town is established on the lands of Robert Johnson and John H. Craig to be called and known by the name of Wilmington"​. (Order Book A, page 22) October 1800. (Plat of town is in Deed Book A, page 123 - 74 acres) This is the legal incorporation of [[Burlington]],​ as the Counties had power under state law to establish towns within their boundaries.
  
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-  * Boone County Tax Lists, 1800: [[http://bcplfusion.bcpl.org/Repository/1800_d1_comb.pdf|District 1]], [[http://bcplfusion.bcpl.org/Repository/1800_d2_comb.pdf|District 2]].+  * Boone County Tax Lists, 1800: [[https://bcp.ent.sirsi.net/client/en_US/​search/​asset/​32983/​0|District 1]], [[https://bcp.ent.sirsi.net/client/en_US/​search/​asset/​32913/​0|District 2]].
  
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