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1802

Hamlin was first settled by David Stephenson

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1853

Hamlin was chartered by the General Assembly

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Mar 30, 1863

Confederate Gen. Albert G. Jenkins occupied Hamlin en route to Point Pleasant

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1867

Hamlin was chosen as county seat of Lincoln County

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1875

Courthouse in Hamlin was constructed

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1886

A "substantial brick jail" was added to the courthouse in Hamlin

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1909

Lincoln County destroyed by fire

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1911

A new courthouse in Hamlin was constructed

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1949

Carroll High School in Hamlin was destroyed by fire

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