Hardmoney, Kentucky

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Coordinates: 36°56′41.97″N 88°34′55.15″W / 36.9449917°N 88.5819861°W / 36.9449917; -88.5819861

Hardmoney is an unincorporated community in Graves County, Kentucky, United States.[1]

A post office was established in the community in 1880, but it closed in 1900. Hardmoney is named for the political controversy of the day over the gold standard.[2]


  1. ^ http://kentucky.hometownlocator.com/ky/mccracken/hardmoney.cfm
  2. ^ Rennick, Robert M. (1987). Kentucky Place Names. University Press of Kentucky. p. 130. Retrieved 2013-04-28.