Governor John Breathitt Records, 1832-1834
- Governor John Breathitt Records, 1832-1834
- Breathitt, John
- 1.0 cubic ft.
- Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives
- Biography / History
- Governor John Breathitt served in office from 1832-1834 as a Jacksonian Democrat. Originally from Virginia, Breathitt resided in Logan County, KY. His occupation was a Lawyer. John Breathitt was the only Democratic Governor elected in Kentucky between 1828 and 1850, facing an opposition majority in the legislature. Governor Breathitt died in office.