Bullitt County History

Bullitt County Attorneys

Bullitt County was formed in 1796.

  1. 1798 - Nivian Edwards
  2. 1839 - William R. Thompson
  3. 1841 - Alex E. Beard
  4. 1843 - David B. Abernathy
  5. 1844 - William R. Thompson
  6. 1845-47 - Richard H. Field
  7. 1852 - William Wilson
  8. 1860-1866 - R. J Myler
  9. 1887 - Phil B. Thompson
  10. 1893 - Ben Chapeze
  11.    A.E. Funk; Robert Zimmerman, were somewhere in this time frame.
  12. 1901-1905, - James Fletcher Combs
  13. 1905-1917, - Charles Preston Bradbury
  14. 1918-1930 - Tarlton Combs Carroll
  15. 1918 - J.R. Zimmerman (T.C. Carroll took a leave to serve in the Army)
  16. 1946 - Lindsey Ridgway
  17. 1960-1962?? - Tarlton Combs Carroll
  18. 1962-1965 - C. V. Sanders
  19. 1966-1973 - Thomas B. Givhan
  20. 1974- 1981 - J. Chester Porter
  21. 1982-1989 - Thomas B. Givhan (Also State Representative 1974-1976)
  22. 1990-2009 - Walt Sholar
  23. 2010 -2014 - Monica Meredith Robinson
  24. 2015-Present - John Wooldridge

This list of Bullitt County Attorneys is provided by the Bullitt County History Museum.


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The Bullitt County History Museum, a service of the Bullitt County Genealogical Society, is located in the county courthouse at 300 South Buckman Street (Highway 61) in Shepherdsville, Kentucky. The museum, along with its research room, is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday; and from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday. Admission is free. The museum, as part of the Bullitt County Genealogical Society, is a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization and is classified as a 509(a)2 public charity. Contributions and bequests are deductible under section 2055, 2106, or 2522 of the Internal Revenue Code. Page last modified: 05 Oct 2020 . Page URL: bullittcountyhistory.org/bchistory/countyattorneys.html