A Historic Town with Many Names
The town of Kenton has held many a moniker throughout its celebrated history. From Lewis Crossroads to Grogtown, the town became known as a shopping center for farmers, with several grist mills and saw mills nearby, and had early potential for becoming one of the most important business centers in the county. Kenton is home to numerous storied properties, including the beautiful Wilds-Prettyman House, its oldest building. Other historic places that call the Historic Kenton District home are Thomas Lamb Farm and Cooper House.