From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Taylor, Charles L.

Born in Jessamine County, KY, Taylor was elected to 3rd District Constable of Jessamine County in 1977, the first African American elected to a county-level office. For more see "Eleven blacks hold county level posts," in 1978 Kentucky Directory of Black Elected Officials, Fifth Report, by the Commission on Human Rights, p. 12.


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