Interview with Byron Martin

  • Identifier: 1980 OH 059
  • Date: 1/7/1980
  • Interviewer: Berge, William H.
  • Interviewee: Martin, Byron
  • Description: Byron Martin, a Grant County native, discusses his family history, education, and political career, which included a terms as Deputy Sheriff, Sheriff, County Judge and County Judge Executive. Interview topics also detail the Judicial Referendum, his negative feelings towards spousal and child abuse, and juvenile problems. He expresses that his main concerns are roads, a need for a new health building, water supply, and ambulance service.
  • Location: Dry Ridge, KY
  • Duration: :33:34
  • Time Summary:
  • Restrictions: no
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives Crabbe Library Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions rights and permission to publish.
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  • Funding Source: Project Funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission


“Interview with Byron Martin,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed January 16, 2022,